501-1,000 employees

About Us

About us With over 75 years in the food distribution service, Nicholas & Company delivers exceptional products and services throughout the Intermountain West. From our humble beginnings in 1939 to our current third-generation leadership and state-of-the art food distribution facilities, Nicholas & Company has delivered the highest quality products and services to our valued customers. Although the technology has changed, the secret ingredient in our family recipe has always been philotimo, a Greek word meaning “the love of honor.” We think it captures the true importance of hospitality, the value of establishing genuine partnerships, and the passion for serving people our company has always enjoyed. To ensure we’re meeting these goals every day, we’ve assembled resources including a team of foodservice experts, state-of-the-art facilities, cutting-edge technology, exemplary food safety practices, and refined efficiencies… all designed to help us deliver the very best to our customers every day so that they can deliver the best to theirs! At Nicholas & Company, we’re not just in the business of food, we’re in the business of families. Since 1939, Nicholas & Company has been a family-owned, local, independent foodservice distributor delivering to the intermountain west. Their corporate office and distribution center is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, providing over 500 jobs in the local community. Consecutive winner of 2011, 2010 & 2009 Best of State Food Services & Distributors. Nicholas & Company has been awarded the Work Life Award for 9 consecutive years.