Unique Food & Beverages

Our Story

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Founded in 2008 by industry veterans with decades of experience in Europe, Asia, and the Americas, Gourmet Cargo’s global network and reputation afford us access to the world’s most beloved specialty food brands.

Because we’re known for sourcing only products we believe to be the very best, the industry’s most discerning food and beverage professionals have come to rely on Gourmet Cargo.

 
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In turn, our suppliers trust us to bring their beautiful products to market because our team of dedicated industry specialists successfully executes time and again.

Gourmet Cargo delivers within New York City daily, Monday to Friday. We work with fine dining restaurants, boutique hotels, high-end cafes and patisseries, cruise lines, and caterers.

While our truck delivery zone is limited to NYC, our logistics expertise and freight capabilities enable us to service out-of-zone customers with the same level of care.

 

Our Mission

Our Mission

Gourmet Cargo was created in New York City expressly for the purpose of servicing this market. Our mission is to bring NYC’s most discerning food and beverage professionals the kinds of unique specialty products that keep them inspired, so they can continue to surprise and delight their customers.


best in category Products

We provide chefs, mixologists, owners and purchasers with beloved hard-to-find brands that help them stand out in this highly competitive market. We also source innovative products to help solve some of their toughest problems. Whether it’s an unforgettable locally made duck prosciutto, a life changing cultured French butter, a perfectly flaky and painstakingly tiny tart shell, or a sun ripened Beefsteak tomato juice that tastes fresh from the garden - we live to bring our customers the best specialty foods in the world.


global sourcing Expertise

With expertise in every aspect of the supply chain and a well developed global network of producers, the Gourmet Cargo team is able to consistently source and seamlessly deliver best-in-category - and often logistically difficult - products again and again.


best in class Service

We think that offering amazing products isn’t enough. Gourmet Cargo is also committed to providing personalized, reliable service. We develop a thorough understanding of our customers’ needs, so we can identify the ways we can help.

We deliver what our customers need, when they need it. And, unlike many competitors, we never surprise our customers with substitutions.