1975-1980 IBP, Inc.

Heggestad is the carcass selector/salesman then promoted to regional box beef sales which entailed selecting carcasses for carcass account shipments. Highly trained in carcass sales then transferred to box beef sales and trained to head IBP Service Center.

1980-1982 Heggestad Beef Brokerage

Heggestad became a boxed beef broker for a family-owned business. The original job consisted of carcass brokering then evolved into boxed beef brokering.

1982-1985 Okoboji Beef Brokers, Inc.

Cheryl and Dick Heggestad started own brokerage of boxed beef and pork.

1985-1987 Sterling Beef Co.

Heggestad took position as the Vice-president of boxed beef in which duties included operations and sales. A key contribution to Sterling Beef Co. was the creation, development, and implementation for Sterling Silver products.

1987-1993 Marcus Food Co.

Heggestad became a food trader for Marcus Food Co., Porky Products and Colorado Box Beef Co. during this time.

1994 RCH Enterprises Expands Operations

Expanded the Operation with the hire of Amy Heggestad (daughter)current VP of Sales

1997 Outgrew Home Office, Moved To Douglas Street

Grew out of home office and operated from an office complex on Douglas Street in Wichita, Kansas.

2000 Established Lake Point Headquarters

Began operating from current headquarters at Lake Point due to the exponential growth which has expanded three times over the past 17 years.

2017 – RCH Expansion to Freight Services

Started the process of expanding RCH to have an internal freight department for our protein sales.

2019 - RCH Freight Expansion with Brokering Division

Freight department expanded to be a Freight brokering division and continued to apply the great values and ethics that started the company in 1993.

2021 - RCH Growth Continues

Now has grown to build strong long-lasting partnerships and therefore bringing value & success to those relationships to over 1,300 customers and carriers.

2023 - Celebration of 30 Years in Business

Celebrating 30 YEARS of great values and ethics with our Protein & Freight Brokering partners.