H&W Foods

H&W Foods
Kapolei, HI


Initial Investment by Marwit: 1995
Operating Partner: Joseph Azzaro, Sr., CEO
H&W Foods, through its subsidiaries Palama Meat Company and H&W Distributors, is one of the leading meat processing and broad line food distributors in Hawaii. The Company’s supplies its meat products and broad line grocery products to hotels, restaurants, grocery stores, and supermarkets, warehouse clubs, primarily on Oahu. In 1995, Marwit originated and sponsored the acquisition of H&W Distributors, Inc., and in 1997 originated and sponsored the add-on acquisition of Palama Meat Company. The Company was sold to a private equity firm in May 2004.