Founded in 1986, American Foodservice is a locally owned and operated food service distribution company. It administers a food safety program and serves various seafood processors and distributors. The company conducts several value-added programs and offers contract and rebate management services. American Foodservice also provides a variety of consulting services, including inventory control, loss prevention and labor management. It works in collaboration with Advance Food Company, Ventura Foods, Walker s Food Products Company and Michael Foods. The company is a member of the Greater Kansas City Chefs' Association, Hotel and Lodging Association of Greater Kansas City, Missouri Restaurant Association and UniPro Foodservice. Additionally, American Foodservice offers online ordering services.