From a single shop in 1982 to an operation spanning the nation, M&J Chickens is all about providing our customers, big and small, the very best in high-quality poultry products.
We combine the expertise and commitment of our people with world-class processes and technology to produce and distribute an extensive range of fresh poultry and cooked ready-to-serve value-added products to clubs, cafes, restaurants, hotels, resorts, government agencies, corporate catering services and more. Our focus is on continuously improving what we do in order to remain market leaders.
Started as a delicatessen chicken shop in Wiley Park, Sydney.
Commenced processing operations on the east side of Sloane Street.
Sam Phylactou begin at M&J, our current CEO and leader.
Commenced operations in Brisbane and Townsville, Queensland.
Commenced operations in Melbourne, Victoria.
Begin cooked and chargrilled operations.
Enhanced and developed "purpose built" cooked products .
Bespoke "pasteurisation" process begin.
X-Ray machines added for customer quality and consumer safety.
Commenced operations in Adelaide, South Australia.
Commenced operations in Perth, Western Australia.
Automation project completed in chicken boning room.
National operation in all states, with a comprehensive fleet of trucks servicing the nation.
To be the protein authority, delivering premium products with a formidable brand reputation, both domestically and globally.
- Respect & integrity
- Ambitious & broad perspectives
- Set the tone & display leadership
Having invested millions in dedicated processing facilities and technology M&J Chickens is in an enviable position to take full advantage of the opportunities that present today and into the future. Whether it’s to develop new products for an emerging market or to provide supply chain solutions to a new client, M&J can and will deliver.
“Built from the ground up in the heart of Western Sydney, M&J Chickens has invested heavily into sporting teams since the early 2000’s, not to mention the hundreds of local teams and schools supported through their generous donations.
The team at M&J is honest, generous and extremely hard working”
“The team at M&J Chickens are excellent business partners that have excellent chicken products but more importantly, they have a passion for customer service. They are a business that was started by family and they continue to treat all of their customers as part of the larger family unit. They want your business to be successful”.
“The Bulldogs have had a strong and productive association with M&J Chickens for many years. They are not only a premium supplier to our club’s various venues but have been a solid and enthusiastic supporter of our NRL team. We consider M&J an important member of the Bulldogs family!”
“Ramsay is at the forefront in the provision of health care & aged care services throughout Australia. Given the importance and sensitivity of our work, we only deal with suppliers who are able to consistently meet our exacting requirements. M&J Chickens, with its considerable investment in technology and process, has been able to meet these requirements. We are very pleased to be in business with such a professional organisation.”
“We are a large & complex business servicing the catering needs of over 300 sites in Australia. We demand the highest standards of service and quality from all our suppliers. M&J Chickens have supplied Compass with our poultry requirements for the last 5 years and is ranked towards the top of our supplier list. We see M&J Chickens as a true partner in the Compass business.”
“As a small business in a super-competitive market, we are constantly under pressure to deliver the very best to our customers. And that’s what we do every day. Thankfully M&J Chickens does the same for us. They deliver the very best.”