Arthur Schuman Inc. is regarded as a leader in the cheese industry, as both an importer and a producer of domestic hard cheeses. A privately held, fourth-generation family run business, Arthur Schuman remains dedicated to its following core values:


  • To have an unparalleled sourcing and vertical integration

  • To have world class processing and distribution

  • To offer a full line of products at every price point

  • To  pave the road to innovation


Servicing Best in Class Customers in the retail, club, food service and industrial sectors, Arthur Schuman values its long-lasting customer relationships and is proud of its high customer retention.From cutting, grating, shredding, cubing, slicing, shaving and dehydration, Arthur Schuman is committed to satisfying the needs of all its customers. With a 60-plus-year history of solid growth, Arthur Schuman proudly offers a spectrum of cheeses unmatched by any competitor.


As an importer, Arthur Schuman has fostered long-term relationships with leaders in Italian specialty cheese and has been working with Zanetti for four generations. Upholding a solid commitment, Arthur Schuman has partnered with these experts to develop a high-end portfolio of products. These items include, but are not limited to, the finest Parmigiano Reggiano, Grana Padano, Pecorina Romano, Bufala Mozzarella and Gorgonzola. Kosher Feta from Israel and Parmesans from South America are also available as part of Arthur Schuman’s hand-selected import offering.


In the United States, Arthur Schuman operates its own production and processing facilities from coast to coast, producing more than 70 million pounds of domestic cheese and processing more than 80 million pounds of cheese annually.


Arthur Schuman has averaged over 10 percent annual growth over the past decade, a true testament to its diversified portfolio of imported and domestic products, its flexibility to meet the unique needs of every customer and its true market leadership.