Our Values


To be the most trusted name in foodservice.


To make it easy for our customers to create the best dining experience for their customers.


Wear Your Customer Hat

We believe in the power of a "wow!" experience. The best way to deliver a great experience is with great service. We work to understand our customers' businesses, so that we can use our team's extensive industry knowledge to exceed expectations.

Develop Open And Honest Relationships

We know that best way to build strong relationships with people is through honesty and respect. We listen; we are friendly; we are optimistic realists. By building strong relationships with our internal team, external partners and customers, we make work a better place for all.

Drive Change And Innovation

We did not get to 40 years on doing what we’ve always done. We got here by constantly cultivating change and adapting. Our team thrives on change. We know that the best way to serve our customers and make our work lives happier is to help improve a process, build new services and cultivate new ideas.

Do More With Less

Our teams strive for simplicity and the elimination of waste so that we can focus on what really matters -- you, the customer. We believe in pushing for simplicity every single day.

Build Fun And Positive Teams

They say if you love what you do you’ll never have to work a day in your life. Well, we don't want to say we don't work here but we really love what we do.

Pursue Growth And Learning

At Burkett, we know that a strong company requires each team member to grow and improve over time. We also know that growth happens as a partnership between the company and the team member. At Burkett we celebrate personal growth with constant collaborating, training, and certification.

It's Your Company, Build It

We believe in an entrepreneurial spirit and in empowering our employees as part of a trust and company building process both internally with coworkers and externally with customers and partners.