Elpidio Núñez Sr. arrived in Miami, FL in 1960 as an exiled Cuban determined to find a brighter future. By distributing meat and seafood throughout Miami, the Núñez family develops one of the largest Hispanic owned companies in the US. In 1980, with visions of expansion, Elpidio Núñez Jr. established Northwestern Selecta in San Juan, PR. Paying close attention to detail, Northwestern Selecta continued to grow throughout the 80's and 90's.
By developing strong international partnerships the Nuñez Family becomes a leader in beef and seafood imports. With a fanatical approach to service, the Núñez Family began portioning beef and pork giving way to the Numeat brand.
Northwestern Selecta is a result of hard work, strong family values, and a consistent commitment to excellence. Today, Northwestern Selecta is the leading food distributor in Puerto Rico. The characteristics and values that made us continue to be the focal point of our approach to business.
is a result of hard work, strong family values,
and a consistent commitment to excellence.