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The Cambridge Packing Company Inc. was founded in 1923 by Carl and Sophia Rodman as a small meat market in Central Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts. The original name of the firm was Carl’s Market Inc., and in a few short years, the store became a landmark in the area.

Today, as a third generation family owned business, led by Bruce Rodman and Alan Roberts for the past 30 years, we have great respect for the past. As business owners today, we have a responsibility to the future. Here at Cambridge Packing Co. Inc. we feel the future is now.

Cambridge PackingOur clients have become highly educated and sophisticated in their operations; which in turn has made their customers more educated and demanding more from their dining experience. This combination has positioned Cambridge Packing Co. Inc, as the natural choice for all “center of the plate” needs.

Cambridge Packing: Fine Meats & Seafood  sells direct to the foodservice operator,  along with fine retailers, who for the most part are larger independently-owner full-service restaurants, national and regional multi-unit restaurant chains, country clubs, independent hotels & motels, national hotel chains in the northeast, caterers and in-plant contract foodservice operators, hospitals, nursing home chains, schools, retailers, large universities and private country clubs.

We are committed to customizing programs based on the needs of the each and every client. By listening, understanding and facilitating, we allow the client to design the level of service. We always offer flexibility and professionalism. We are driven to make a difference in giving our clients all the information they need to make informed, responsible decisions on what they provide to their customers.New Bedford Scallops

Our programs offer our clients true natural beef, antibiotic and hormone free poultry, pork and lamb along with sustainably caught seafood. We align ourselves with family owned farms that are stewards of the land, working with nature, always striving to maintain higher standards, including complete traceability with source and age verification.

Our retail division seeks to deliver the same high quality meat and seafood, with the same level of service, and add retail expertise to help you drive sales.

Here at Cambridge Packing Co., Inc. we feel it is most important to place our client’s needs at the center of our daily operations. Every piece of meat and/or seafood is hand-picked with each individual client’s needs filled. Providing you with the best product is, in itself, our personal Thank you.   It is our promise to you that your happiness and satisfaction is our top priority.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.   Thank you!


Bruce Rodman & Alan Roberts