LA.Best Seafood,Wholesale,LLC. is a family owned
and operated seafood distributor in the greater New Orleans area for
over 10 years. Established in 2007, we are one of the nation's leading
wholesaler,marketer, distributor and processor of superior fresh and
frozen seafood products. We have a variety of products and are continuously adding new ones. This allows our customers to make the right buying decision for their needs. What
differentiates us from our competitors is the integration of our
operation from the shrimp and fish dock, to our processing facility and
distributed with our own fleet of refrigerated trucks.
Our Commitment To You
Our products are warehoused in a 30,000 sq. ft. distribution center centrally located in Harahan, LA. Our
warehouse is FDA certified and fully refrigerated with temperature
control around the clock and most importantly has HACCP certified
quality control. Our processing operations in Louisiana have adopted and
undergone stringent uniformity inspections to meet and exceed industry
Our production facility has: A New Fish Packing Plant A New Freezer that can hold up to 1,000,000 Pounds A New Cooler "Fresh Seafood" that can hold 250,000 Pounds
We improved our sales department by:Building three new sales offices and a separate meeting and board room Implementing a new and improved server system, computers and Sales Customer system We are thrilled with all the new things happening at LA.Best Seafood, LLC, and continue to pride ourselves on striving to sell, service, best products and services available in the Seafood industry.
Mabel G Cruz-Owner.
Al Cruz Sr.-President-/CEO
Val Sevin-Director of Sales
Al Cruz Sr., has been in the Seafood industry for over 22 years. A true family man and excellent customer service professional,true to the vision of being the best at seafood, always evolving to accomodate our customer present and future needs. We treat all involved in the company operations with the highest respect and appreciation. For years, Al Cruz and his family have earned the respect of crawfishermen, shrimp trawlers, and suppliers alike.
Val Sevin ,Vice President of LA.Best Seafood,LLC,has been in the seafood business for decades.He has extensive Customer Service and Air Cargo experience, with 35 years experience in planning and producing all aspects of Louisiana Crawfish Festivals and Special Events... from logistics and personnel management to booking name brand entertainment. Val Sevin is well tuned to customer needs and expectations.
Fresh Seafood direct from Louisiana. Our team of fishermen bring in Live Crawfish & Fresh Seafood daily. All our products are packed and shipped in airline approved shipping containers packed with Gel-Pac’s for refrigeration meeting and exceeding all Federal Standards and requirements. We are Verified Shippers with the Federal Transportation Security Agency. We ship Air Cargo same day 7 days a week nationwide. Depending upon the weight and destination of the order.Air Cargo is available with Southwest Airlines, the most economical shipping value.
LA.Best Seafood competes in the Wholesale Seafood venue, dealing directly with teams of fishermen who bring in live Crawfish & Fresh Seafood daily. Our Cold Storage facilities can store over 1,000,000 pounds of product on site, which allows for better inventory control and more efficient distribution. We dedicate over 12 trucks to daily operations,delivering Live Crawfish and Fresh Seafood to Restaurants and Seafood Markets in the New Orleans ,Baton Rouge,Mandeville,Slidell, and Hamond areas.
For Seven years in a row LA. Best Seafood has been recognized as the TOP REVENUE PRODUCER for Southwest Air Cargo New Orleans.We ship more pounds of Louisiana Seafood and Meat products through Southwest New Orleans than ANYONE ELSE !!! Southwest has rewarded LA. Best Seafood with preferred shipping rates so that our customers pay less for their air freight shipments.This allows us to meet the Growing Demand for Quality Fresh Louisiana Seafood ....AT CHEAPER PRICES TO YOU!
Our Mission is This.....
To Provide Louisiana Live Crawfish,
Louisiana Fresh Seafood and Cajun Food Items To Fullfil Our Customer
Needs with Total Satisfaction!!
Our service is accurate and dependable. We have a staff of well-trained, knowledgeable account representatives that are fluent in English, Spanish, We deliver products on time to customers at competitive prices via ground, air.We want our customers to buy with ease and confidence in order to develop a long lasting and mutually rewarding relationship.
Our Crawfish and Seafood Division will ship quality Live Louisiana Crawfish nationally at affordable prices to your airport so that you also can share in the Cajun Cuisine experience. We will provide a superior selection of Seafood and Cajun Products that include Farm Raised Alligator, Cajun Sausages, Shrimp and Crabs. When an order is placed, we will ship the same day or very next business day. We will provide information, help ....AND.... make ourselves available to our customers to assure a great customer service experience.
Most importantly, our customers are our friends. We care about customer needs and make them a REAL part of our extended family. We treat our customers and their orders with a professional business attitude at a personal level. We will treat our customers with the same respect and dignity that we would expect for ourselves here at LA Best Seafood Our Family, Friends and Employees hope we can be of service to all your Seafood needs and Cajun Meat desires.