Superior Foods world headquarters is located in Santa Cruz County—in the heart of the fertile Central California coast
Who We Are
Superior Foods has a Mission to “Connect World Food Markets to Global Supply for the Benefit of Everyone Involved”. This charter is the guiding force for our employees and collaborators and informs our direction as a company and as individuals working toward this common goal.
Working towards our mission we have built a company culture that is authentic, purpose driven and dynamic. Our values and culture are all about transparency, trust and credibility. It is our foundation and has been critical to our long-term success.
We seek to have a company culture that is:
- Authentic = it is credible, believable, and specific
- Purpose Driven = it guides our actions and helps us achieve our goals
- Personal = it is engaging, easy to understand, and motivates employees to perform
- Dynamic = it is entrepreneurial, forward-looking, and flexible
Our work environment is professional yet friendly, positive, collaborative, and multicultural. We seek career-minded people to join our team. Many of our dedicated employees have been with us for decades.
TrustWe instill trust in others by being trustworthy ourselves
ReliabilityWe help each other get it right, every time, on time
IntegrityWe choose the right path with intent and consistency
Food SafetyWe protect consumer’s well-being
InnovationWe find new and better ways to create products, solutions, and sources of supply
CommunityWe care about people and the communities where we work
History of Superior Foods
2021Acquired Interest in manufacturing plant in Colombia (Valle Verde)
2019Organizational expansion matching sustained growth curve
2018Launched frozen pizza line in North America
2017Launched frozen dessert line in North America
2014Launched House Recipes product development initiative
2014Joint venture with US based strawberry manufacturer
2012Received inagural sustainability reward with industry leading foodservice operator
2011Launched sauced specialty items
2009Launched seasoned specialty items
2006Expansion of Alimentos Sumar in Guatemala
2005Introduced steam-in-the-bag technology to USA
2003SFI Asia founded in China
1999Acquired Interest in manufacturing plant in Guatemala (SUMAR)
1990International Division established with business operations in Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Ecuador, Europe
1980Company founded, headquartered in Watsonville, California
Do you want to work with people who are passionate about what they do? We do.
Our work environment is professional yet friendly, positive, collaborative and multicultural. We seek career-minded people to join our team. Many of our dedicated employees have been with us for decades.
Superior Foods people are progressive, innovative thinkers who love challenges. We’re self-motivated and customer-centric. We value cultural and generational diversity and display integrity at all times.
If you’re looking to build a career with a company that values your talents, and has ample opportunities for transition and growth, please see our current list of opportunities or contact us.
Bilingual Supply CoordinatorWatsonville, CA
Accounts Payable SpecialistWatsonville, CA
Customer Business ManagerWatsonville, CA