about us

Classic Delight has a wide range of products to meet all your needs no matter if your business is K-12, Convenience Store, Vending or Grocery. Our full line of convenient handheld products, from deli sandwiches and meal kits to pizza and traditional PB+Js, offer the variety and flavor that your customers will surely enjoy.

Sausage and Egg Pancake with a side of berries

Our Overview

Since its founding over three decades ago, Classic Delight has been a trusted provider of ready-to-eat sandwiches. From humble beginnings, we went from producing just a few sandwiches to a product line with over 60+ items in the first 25 years of operation.

Through organic growth and recent acquisitions, Classic Delight currently has products in K-12, Convenience, Vending and Food Service operations with over 200 unique products. With an eye to the future, Classic Delight continues to grow and reach more consumers.

Read-to-eat sandwiches packed in boxes on the assembly line

Our
History

1987

Classic Delight Founded

Classic Delight founded in Columbus, OH

1988

NEW FACILITIES

A USDA production plant located in St. Marys,
OH was purchased to meet production needs.

1993

EXPANDED PRODUCTION

The company added additional production
equipment to produce new product lines.

2017

CERTIFIED

First SQF certification obtained.

2021

CONTINUES TO GROW

Purchased by GS Foods Group.

sandwiches
In house lab monitor inspecting packages

how we serve

Our in-house lab monitors plant environment and performs micro-testing to ensure food safety. Pre-op inspections are completed daily to ensure equipment has been thoroughly cleaned each night.

Our
Leadership

Our leadership team brings tremendous food manufacturing experience, visionary thinking and a shared commitment to excellence, creativity and innovation. The years of experience have created a solid foundation for Classic Delight as a national food manufacturer with valuable partnerships with customers and suppliers alike.

Experienced leader in the field, standing by a semi-truck, working with a clipboard

Head shot of Nicole Nicoloff, Vice President of Sales for Classic Delight

Nicoloff is the Vice President of Sales for Classic Delight. With more than two decades of sales and marketing management experience, Ms. Nicoloff brings deep knowledge of the foodservice industry to the team – including specific expertise in school nutrition. Under her leadership, Classic Delight will continue to offer its core branded, high-quality products for customers throughout the Ohio region while looking for opportunities to expand its footprint. Ms. Nicoloff earned her Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Business/Sales and Marketing from Hillsdale College in Michigan. Prior to her new role at Classic Delight, Ms. Nicoloff worked for Greenleaf Foods, Gordon Food Service and Waypoint. She has held several advisory board positions within the education segment and is currently the Chair of the School Nutrition Association Industry Advisory Council.

Head shot of Travis Green, Vice President of Marketing and Product Development for Classic Delight, smiling

Green is the Vice President of Marketing and Product Development for Classic Delight. With decades worth of sales, marketing management and product development experience, Mr. Green brings deep knowledge to Classic Delight driving growth through insights development, targets new products and sales/customer relationship building. Through innovative strategies and tactics, Mr. Green seeks to increase revenue and drive profitability utilizing his unique experiences. He has previously worked for such brands as AdvancePierre Foods, Winston Furniture, Sara Lee Foods, Spectrum Brands and Field Packing Co. Mr. Green graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a Master of Arts in Organizational Communication with Marketing emphasis.

Head shot of Brandon Marvin, Vice President of Operations of Classic Delight, smiling

Marvin joined GoodSource Solutions in 2013 as the Vice President of Procurement and was promoted to Vice President of Product Development and Sourcing in 2014. In 2021, Mr. Marvin was promoted to Vice President of Exclusive Brands overseeing all corporate brands for GS Foods Group. Mr. Marvin previously served as General Manager of Heartland Meat Company, Inc. where he helped implement new vendor relationships and crafted partnerships with other food distribution companies in Southern California. He has over 19 years’ experience in the food industry with knowledge ranging from food service sales, distribution, and manufacturing.