History 2017-11-09T19:43:31+00:00

OUR HISTORY

Milestones

1938
1938

1938

Ronald A. Chisholm Limited opened its doors in 1938 at the corner of Adelaide & Victoria Streets in Toronto, Canada. Chisholm quickly established itself as a key commission broker working between Canadian companies producing dairy and poultry products (butter, cheese, milk powder, chicken, turkey, and eggs) and Canadian wholesalers, retailers, food processors, and exporters.

1940
1940

1940s

Chisholm adds pork and beef to our trading base.

1950
1950

1950s

After becoming a principal dealer, Chisholm develops trade between Canada and the USA, Mexico, Western Europe, Asia, and Austral Asia.

1970
1970

1970s

Chisholm establishes itself as the pre-eminent Canadian agrifood trading house, providing market information to major participants in the meat and dairy industries. Our meat price reporting system is used as a key settlement component to the meat processing industry to this day.

1980
1980

1980s

Expanded our client base to include all major meat, dairy and food ingredient producers, manufacturers, exporters, importers and distributors located in all major markets around the world.

1990
1990

1990s

Head-quartered in Toronto, Chisholm has offices in Montreal, United States of America, Australia, United Arab Emirates, Philippines, France, Ireland, Czech Republic, Russia, Brazil and Cuba.

2017
2017

Today

CHISHOLM continues to explore new trade lanes and grow our network of joint-venture partnerships across the globe to provide our suppliers with unlimited market options and our customers with the best products at the most competitive prices.