Deli Star Opens New Midtown Plant With Plans to Grow to 475 Jobs

State and local leaders gathered Tuesday in Midtown for the grand opening of a new 110,000-square-foot facility for meat manufacturer and packager Deli Star, which aims to grow to nearly 500 employees by the middle of the decade.

Deli Star Establishes New Headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri

July 21, 2021 Missouri Partnership

Deli Star Corporation is establishing its new headquarters in Missouri. Company executives announced that after exploring several locations for their new headquarters, they selected St. Louis, Missouri.

Deli Star and Saint Louis University Announce Strategic Partnership

March 8, 2021 Saint Louis University

Deli Star Corporation, an industry leader in protein manufacturing and culinary innovation, and Saint Louis University’s Doisy College of Health Sciences announced a strategic partnership highlighted by a joint commitment to nourishing the human body through food nutrition, open innovation and education.

Deli Star Corp. to Move Innovation Hub to City Foundry

Officials with the Fayetteville, Illinois-based company said the Food Discovery Center will comprise 16,500 square feet and feature two fully equipped test kitchens and four research-chef stations, an instructional space for culinary and food-nutrition classes, conferences and demonstrations, an employee café and farmers market; and a 4,500 square-foot customized “ghost kitchen” production facility.

Gerfen Named to Lead Deli Star Division

Deli Star Corp. hired David Gerfen as the company’s vice president of its King’s Foods division.