Why Shamrock Foods

We go beyond delivery


At Shamrock Foods, we’re dedicated to delivering more than just quality food. You can also count on us to deliver ideas, inspiration, partnership, expertise and a can-do attitude. After all, doing more than the competition isn’t just a goal – it’s a promise.

Committed to Community

You can count on us to support the communities we call home. Shamrock Foods Company is a significant contributor to organizations across the country by supporting more than 80 non-profit groups – many of which are education-focused – and donating more than 450,000 pounds of food annually to local food banks.

We’re owned by a family and feel like family

Shamrock’s founding family, the McClellands, have owned the company since 1922. And even though we’re a nationally ranked foodservice distributor, we still believe in treating our associates as family, and customers and suppliers as friends.

We get started by getting to know you

We work closely to understand what you need and help you find the right mix, the right price, and consistent quality.

We treat the basics with expert detail

We’ve spent the last 90+ years mastering consistent processes and quality products. And if they’re not right, we’re committed to fixing issues fast.

We’re with you for the long haul

We’re more than just a distributor, we’re your partner. And we’re committed to helping you succeed. And with our Shamrock Rewards loyalty program, you’ll enjoy exclusive offers, rebates and promotions, and the chance to win great prizes, including trips to some amazing destinations.

We bring smart business solutions to the table

Our team of foodservice professionals provides business solutions and resources that will maximize your revenue and bottom line.

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Business Consultation

From marketing resources to business reviews to food cost evaluations, our experts can work side by side with you to optimize your menu and operations.

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Inspiring Resources

We’re ready to share fresh ideas to inspire your menu, plus tips and tools to help improve your bottom line.

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Menu Resources

The menu experts, tools and solutions you need to create a profitable menu and more.

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Don’t take our word for it – see what our customers are saying, and get an idea of what we can do for you.

Slide “Our relationship with Shamrock Foods is definitely a partnership. If we didn’t have Shamrock Foods, and the customer service, and the consistency of their product, we wouldn’t be able to run as successful a business as we do.” Casey Garrigan, Kitchen Manager Nexus Brewery
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Slide “[Our sales rep] knows every product and is constantly working with us to improve our menu and costs. He is open, honest and transparent. He’s the main reason we work with Shamrock Foods.” Lenard Rubin, Chef The Country Club at DC Ranch
Scottsdale, Arizona
Slide "Shamrock Foods has brought in consultants who’ve shown us better options and trends. The level of service we receive means everything to us. It has definitely cemented our relationship.” Kyle Franson Rancho Capistrano Winery
So Cal
Slide “Shamrock Foods Sales Representatives have been key to our growth process and are exceptional.” Myra Ghatta Sixty-Six Acres
New Mexico
Slide "Shamrock Foods provides timely market-trends updates and has by far the best customer service of any company I work with. They understand what we’re dealing with." Randy Price Urban Egg
Slide “Working with Shamrock Foods feels as if we’re working with a team within our company. They are extremely loyal and dedicated to helping us make the best choices for our fiscal and quality needs. We utilize all of Shamrock Foods tools. Menu Wizard has been a huge asset in our food-cost program. We are also set up on ShamrockORDERS which our team absolutely loves.” Justin Cohen Riot Hospitality Group

Partnership with Benefits


There are so many ways to say “thanks” for working with us. Our exclusive loyalty program, Shamrock Rewards, is one way. With Shamrock Rewards, you’ll enjoy exclusive offers, rebates and promotions, and the chance to win great prizes, including trips to some amazing destinations.

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Our team of seasoned professionals is ready to help you choose the right products for your business, and put our deep knowledge of the industry to work for you.

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