What we do & Eickman's news

What we do & Eickman's news
Hi everyone! It's been a while since our last blog. Most of our news goes on our Facebook page, and if it works out okay, on Instagram as well. (Instagram is good for pictures, not for links...) We also send emails out! You can sign up to be on our mailing list right on this website on the "Contact" page.   Click here for a link to our latest Eickman's Meat News email.  Also, thank you to everyone that reached out in one way or another after the passing of our founder, Merlyn Eickman. He touched a lot of lives and we appreciated hearing those stories and knowing so many were thinking of us. 

Great Sauces and Rubs, Great Cause!

Great Sauces and Rubs, Great Cause!
Have you seen our newest special BBQ Sauces and Rubs? Veterans Q is an amazing company, run by veterans. Their company's profits go to veterans organizations specified on their website. And the products taste phenomenal!

65 Years in Business, and a Glimpse into Our Year

65 Years in Business, and a Glimpse into Our Year
I know, it's a been a while! We post most of our updates to Facebook and Instagram. It's quick and easy for the short updates, but I figured I'd take some time to write something a little longer.  Our holiday season was quick and crazy as usual. We shipped many hams, and other products, all over the country. We put together gift boxes for people to give to family and employees, whatever they wanted. Some of them involved lobster tails and steaks - yum!  We slowed down a little after the holidays, but not much. We had our state convention in Bloomington, IL at the end of February. Our conventions are always a great time of learning, reuniting with friends in the industry, the ones that don't mind us talking about meat for hours, and some healthy competition with our fellow processor members of the Illinois Association of Meat Processors. We took home 1st place awards for out Dried Beef, Bacon, Ham, and Habanero BBQ Snack Sticks! We also got 2nd place in...

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