Our Service and Integrity
At Rahal International, our reputation for excellence is tested with each and every transaction we conduct. For three generations, and over 40 years, we have served as importers, exporters, and sales agents in the domestic and international food markets, providing producers around the world with excellence in service and customers around the world with an unsurpassed commitment to quality service.
PARTNERSHIP - We view ourselves as your professional partners. Our business success depends on -and reflects - our ability to facilitate your success. We provide the services and products you need; and because your business is dynamic, we work to maintain the flexibility and vision, which will provide our partners with that critical competitive edge.
AVAILABILITY - Our knowledge of the international food business is comprehensive. Our approach with every producer and customer is tailored to specifically at the needs of the moment. Each transaction is accompanied by a unique set of variables, which we refine to provide maximum benefits. To that end:
- Our full-service office in Chicago is situated at the country’s center of commerce and transportation.
- Our relationships with producers in North and South America, Europe, Africa, and Asia assure that we provide our partners with the most current market information.
- We maintain active roles in the industry’s leading professional organizations.
- We offer product in the form of fruit juice concentrates, aseptic and frozen purees, concentrated (all natural) fruit essences and extracts, and frozen fruits. Product is available in bins, drums, and bulk tanks. We are constantly working to apply innovative concepts to transportation and distribution.
- With a strong basis in production and lab sciences, our technical services department works hand-in-hand assisting factories in the implementation of quality control programs. Our technical staff is available to consult on any issue regarding quality and processing and it maintains our long term relationships with many of the most reputable food laboratories in the USA and around the world.
- We supply full container load quantities while also maintaining strategic inventories around the country to satisfy “spot” customer needs.
- A complete Certificate of Analysis, full technical documentation, drum manifests and/or packing lists accompany all shipments. Kosher certification can be arranged. Our reputation for the highest integrity is one to which both suppliers and customers will attest. It is our greatest asset. It is also the way in which we can best express our appreciation to you, our business partner.