About Us

DinnerMates is a specialised supplier of various meat and chicken products, which are value added, portion controlled and easy to prepare, with menu lines that are both time-saving in preparation and cost effective.

We offer specialised food products to the food and hospitality industry for National and Multi-National Companies, National Fast Food Outlets and Steakhouses etc. and provide import replacement, i.e. dried meat, for the National and International Soup and Savory Industry.

With a formidable reputation in the food industry, DinnerMates is distinguished by its commitment to ongoing product innovation,  premium quality and service excellence.

The DinnerMates reputation has been built on innovation and service and the company is quality driven on product and service consistency.

Our plant is regularly inspected by health inspectors, and state veterinarians, ensuring that the highest international standards of hygiene and quality assurance are maintained.

We add and extend all the time, developing new products to suit customer requirements and applications in the most cost effective way. For the benefit of our clients, we do our best to interpret market trends by pro-active development of new, more cost effective, safer, attractive and healthy products.

With Marketing and Distribution in Kya-Sand, Gauteng, consisting of a professional sales team, a fleet of 2, 3 ,4 and 20 ton trucks, and a national network of selected distributors, DinnerMates supplies major contract, corporate and independent caterers, fast food chains, educational institutions, hospitals, the hospitality trade and food factories.

A Minimum of 90% of orders placed today, is delivered the following working day in the greater Gauteng Province by the DinnerMates fleet of refrigerated trucks.

DinnerMates distributes country wide via selected Distributors.

DinnerMates’ Owner has been a professional member of SAAFoST since 1976 and DinnerMates the company is a SAAFoST CUSTODIAN since 2004, which is only awarded to organisations willing to go the extra mile in promoting professionalism in the food industry.

DinnerMates is a platinum member of the Randburg Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Soutpansberg Chamber of Commerce.

DinnerMates offers a cold storage service.



  • The DinnerMates factory was purpose built in 1985 in Louis Trichardt, South Africa and has expanded several times due to ever increasing demand.
  • A watchful eye is kept on production at all times by Food Professionals.
  • Precision and perfection are our motto.
  • The plant is regularly inspected by health inspectors and state veterinarians, ensuring the highest International standards of quality and hygiene are maintained.
  • We concentrate on convenience and efficiency and create menu lines that are both time-saving and cost effective.
  • Products are distributed nationwide by a team of experts from our Sales and Distribution depot in Kya Sand, Gauteng.



  • Premium Quality Products
  • Portion Controlled Convenience
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Flexibility by catering to customer’s needs
  • Products lines that are easy to prepare
  • Real meat, real flavour!
  • A Better bottom line


Honesty, reliability, commitment to continuous customer care and integrity are inherent company policies.