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OUR HISTORY,
OUR DEDICATION

Kaiser Pickles is part of the family owned Kaiser Foods group of companies. Kaiser Pickles was started in 1920 in Cincinnati Ohio by Harry T. Kaiser Sr. It started out as a food stand operating at various city markets. In 1930, Harry changed the company to a food distributor servicing the Greater Cincinnati area. The product line consisted of pickles, kraut and relishes.

Upon completing his time in the Army, Harry T. Kaiser Jr. joined his father in 1955 and eventually took over the business in 1967. Harry Jr. (Ted) added various other product lines and took the distribution from two to five weekly routes. In 1986 his son David came on board and the two of them started transforming the company into what it is today.

In 1990 they opened their first pickle processing facility producing approximately 18,000 bushels of pickles. The company secured the majority of its cucumbers from local farms in the state of Michigan. In 1998 Harry Jr. retired and turned the business over to David, his siblings and extended family members. The company with the purchase of the Matthews Pickle Company in 2010 became a fully integrated pickle company and added the production of peppers.

With new technology, the third generation geared its main focus towards food safety. Supplying customers with a safe, competitively priced, and consistently pleasing product is our mission. With the development of risk based preventative food safety and quality plans, including well defined prerequisite programs, we have continued to achieve SQF Food Safety and Quality Certifications. The company produces a full line of pickles, peppers and relishes. Currently, the company produces over 50 million pounds of pickles and peppers each year and has approximately 150 employees. The company’s main markets are the Food Service and Industrial sectors. The company ships its products throughout the United States and International markets. As we move towards our fourth generation, we strive for continued growth and expansion by staying true to our roots and supplying customers with the safest, freshest, high quality products.

Here at Kaiser Pickles, we are involved with honorable work, providing the world with great tasting, high quality, and competitively priced pickle and pepper products. Our longstanding reputation for quality, integrity, service, value, trust and dedication is the cornerstone of our business. We relish the opportunity to educate and inform our customers about both our products and our competitors’ products. Through our knowledge, experience, and dedication to our customers, we hope to have the pleasure of working with you now and long into the future. 

 
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SQF QUALITY SUPPLIER

At Kaiser Pickles, LLC, only the highest quality ingredients are added to our pickle and pepper products.  Our processes adhere to international GFSI standards and are audited at the highest certification level in the industry.  We proudly hold SQF certifications in both Food Safety and Food Quality at all of our manufacturing facilities.  We are dedicated to continually improve our process from farm to fork! 

 
 

PRODUCTS

Click each product for more information.

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Our classic refrigerated deli pickles provide a crunchy, mouthwatering, zesty garlic flavor with long lasting snap that customers expect from a fresh, high quality deli pickle.

 

Our classic shelf stable processed pickles provide a tantalizing and tangy pickle bite that customers expect from a quality processed pickle.

 
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Our shelf stable pepper products have a fresh, crisp texture and range from Mild to spicy Hot flavors.

 
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Large Pouch

Our large pouches are convenient and space saving. They can be sized to meet any of your customer’s needs.

 
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Our Individually wrapped pouches come in three different sizes (Regular, Large, and Jumbo), and four exciting flavors (Classic Dill, Hot Dill, Kosher, & Sour).

 

Affiliations

 
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Kaiser Pickle Farms, LLC

Kaiser Pickle Farms LLC formed in July of 2010 and consists of two cucumber receiving and fermentation facilities located in Pinconning and Carson City Michigan. Kaiser Pickle Farms LLC contracts with local growers for first quality product, which is graded and fermented in these facilities. The acquisition of these two locations, formerly Matthews Pickle Farms, increases Kaiser Pickles vertical integration helping ensure high quality, competitively priced, products for years to come.

CONTACT

Dave Schubert

(989)879-2087

dschubert@kaiserpickles.com

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Kaiser Transportation Services, LLC

We invite you to call us to provide you with timely and cost effective transportation. Allow our brokerage, Kaiser Transportation Services, to handle your shipping needs. 

CONTACT

(513)455-8281

carriers@ktsloads.com

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Kaiser Transport, LLC

Kaiser Transport LLC was started in January of 2004 due to the increasing need for on-time delivery of Kaiser Pickles' products. Being a part of Kaiser Foods Inc. we knew that fair pricing and customer service were our #1GOALS. 

CONTACT

Jill McElwee

(513)455-8288

jillmc@kaiserpickles.com

Our Offices

Kaiser pickles warehouse | Cincinnati
500 York Street
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45214

Directions

 SOUTH OF CITY:

Take I-71 North to I-75 North; go over bridge (Ohio River). Take Rt. 50 West to Linn St. exit. At the bottom of the ramp, take a right. Go to Liberty St. and take a right. At second light – (Central Ave.) – take a left. Go to York St. (on the left hand side only) take a left. We are located 100 yards down on the right.

NORTH OF CITY:

Take I-75 South to Exit 2A – Western Ave./Liberty St. At the bottom of the ramp, you will go along side of the highway to the 2nd traffic light and turn left (Liberty St.) Go to the 4th light – Central Ave. – turn left. There is a trolley car/burger joint on your left hand side here. Go to through 1 light and turn left onto the 2nd street after the light – York St. (You can only turn left after the light.) We are located 100 yards on the right.

*** If you are on I-71 route them over to I-75 by way of Norwood Lateral (562). ***

*** If you are coming from the West, route them to I-275 East to I-74 East to I-75 East. ***

Kaiser pickles warehouse | Indiana
6965 US-50
aURORA, in 47001

Directions

 FROM OHIO/KENTUCKY:

Take I-275 W to Lawrenceburg (Crossing into Indiana). Take Exit 16 toward US-50/Greendale/Lawrenceburg/Aurora. Merge onto Belleview Dr. Turn left onto E Eads Pkwy/US-50 W. Continue to follow Us-50 W. If you reach Craig Ave. you've gone too far.

FROM INDIANAPOLIS

Merge onto I-74 E toward Cincinnati. Take the In-229 Exit 149 toward Oldenburg/Batesville. Turn left onto State Road 46 E/IN-46. Turn right onto State Road 129/IN-129. Continue to follow IN-129. Turn left onto E US Highway 50/US-50 E. If you are on County Road 400 and reach County Road 150 you've gone about 0.5 miles too far.

 
 
 
 
 

Contact Us

HOURS

Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. | Saturday-Sunday: closed

Cincinnati, Ohio Facilities

(513)621-2053

customerservice@kaiserpickles.com

Aurora, Indiana Facilities

(812)954-5115

Need to Schedule a Dock Appointment?

CINCINNATI Facilities:

Don Kaiser

(513)455-8256

donkaiser@kaiserpickles.com

INDIANA Facilities:

Jill McElwee

(513)455-8288

jillmc@kaiserpickles.com

 

EMPLOYMENT

As a growing, thriving company, Kaiser Pickles is always in search of the most talented and motivated people to join our team. For a list of current job openings, call our job hotline at 513-455-6823

Applications are available at each location and resumes can be submitted at Careers@KaiserPickles.com.