Our Specialties


APJ Meats is a leading importer of New Zealand and Australian frozen meat for distribution in the United States, including lamb, mutton, goat, beef and lamb pet food. Our fairness and honesty has allowed us to form long standing relationships with exporters and meat packers, giving us exclusive access to product and making us one of the most trusted suppliers of imported frozen meat. We source quality products at competitive prices, streamline the import process; consolidate immediate and future inventory needs for hassle free deliveries throughout the country. APJ meats is backed with a proven track record of excellence that extends to all of our customers.

Our History


APJ was founded in 2002 by John and Paul but the Sampson family legacy in the meat business began in New Zealand three generations ago. Our New Zealand heritage brings with it extensive experience expanding beyond our current business. Starting in the 1940’s, our family resume includes farming; livestock, meat and wool buying; packing and processing plant management; machinery sales; butchering and food exports. APJ Meats is the culmination of over 100 years of dedication to the meat industry.