Four decades of growth

With over 40 years in operation, SuKarne has been a key player in the transformation of the meat industry in Mexico and worldwide, in maintaning the highest standards and pursuing ongoing innovation of its processes.

The company has created innovative business processes, restructuring paradigms revolutionizing the industry and the production-marketing system for the benefit of consumers and of the value chain in its entirety.

Our business model and operating philosophy has been fundamental to our successful development and steady growth.

Timeline

1969

The Vizcarra family begins its operations in the livestock market in Culiacan, Mexico.

Cow

1972

Livestock raising and slaugthering begins.

Meat

1986

The first Unidad Integral de Producción de Carne (Integrated Meat Production Unit)(IMPU) is established in Culiacan, which includes the flattering of livestock and meat processing.

Impu

1989

A second Unidad Integral de Producción de Carne (Integrated Meat Production Unit)(IMPU) opens in Mexicali, Mexico.

Impu

1993

El Fondo de Capitalización e Inversión del Serctor Rural (Rural Capital and Investment Fund) partners with the company. Culiacan IMPU Slaughterhouse obtains TIF certificate.

Cert

1995

Import-Export starts with the United States

Usa
  • Sales
  • $54 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 110,000
  • Employees
  • 400

1997

SuKarne brand is acquired and jointly enter the Third Integral Operation Beef Production Unit in Monterrey. Darby & Baring is associated with the company.

SuKarne
  • Sales
  • $71 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 153,000
  • Employees
  • 680

2000

The first meat distribution routes are established.

Truck
  • Sales
  • $222 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 244,000
  • Employees
  • 1,080

2004

Exports to Japan begin.

Japan
  • Sales
  • $480 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 307,000
  • Employees
  • 2,400

2005

A 4th Unidad Integral de Produccion de Carne (Rural Capital and Investment Fund) in Michoacan, Mexico opens.

Impu
  • Sales
  • $590 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 340,000
  • Employees
  • 3,020

2010

Exports to Korea, Angola, Russia and othe countries begin. Distribution of pork and chickend begins.

World
  • Sales
  • $1,340 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 735,000
  • Employees
  • 6,060

2012

A 5th Unidad de Produccion de Ganado (Livestock Production Unit) in the Laguna Region, in northwest Mexico opens.

Impu
  • Sales
  • $1,971 Millions U.S. dollars
  • Livestock Processing
  • 1,058,000
  • Employees
  • 7,500
Go Up

SuKarne: Mexican company with the largest presence in the global market for animal protein

  • Steady increase in volume of efficient supplies of beef, chicken and pork at competitive costs.
  • Operates with the latest systems to ensure the highest quality of products, that are safe, healthy and delicious.
  • Exports its products to 4 continents.
  • Maintains a system of integrated operations with centralized strategic processes, which allows for continuous improvement to achieve better and cost effective productivity while maintaining safety standards and high quality.
  • Enjoys a strong brand presence in the domestic market, and a growing brand awareness in the international market.
  • Focuses its efforts on areas in which a competitive advantage worldwide can be developed.
  • Has maintained a steady growth rate of 20% in sales over past 20 years.
  • Controls Mexico's largest distribution system and delivery outlets of beef, pork and chicken.
  • Supplies its products to major retail chains in Mexico.