Home Chef is a company that sends fresh, portioned ingredients and step-by-step recipes directly to its customers. It offers 26 fresh weekly options including steak, chicken, pork, fish and vegetarian.  

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Parent CompanyKroger
HQChicago, IL, US
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Home Chef was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL, US

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Key People/Management at Home Chef

Pat Vihtelic

Pat Vihtelic

CEO & Founder
Matt Pulley

Matt Pulley

Richard DeNardis

Richard DeNardis

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Home Chef Office Locations

Home Chef has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
433 W Van Buren St #750n
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Home Chef Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$55.5 m


In total, Home Chef had raised $55.5 m. Home Chef is a subsidiary of Kroger

Home Chef Operating Metrics

Jun, 2014Jun, 2015Aug, 2015May, 2016Sep, 2016Y, 2016Feb, 2017

Meals Delivered

10 m

Meals Delivered per Month

3 k70 k540 k1.5 m2.5 m

Recipes in Database

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Home Chef Online and Social Media Presence

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Home Chef News and Updates

Home Chef Expands Partnership with Points; Adds Frontier Airlines as a New Loyalty Partner

TORONTO, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthy meal planning can now come with a side of savings on travel for Frontier Airlines’ most loyal customers. Launched today, members of the ultra low-cost carrier’s loyalty program, FRONTIER Miles, will earn 700 miles when they make an order with Home…

Global Meal Kit Market Report 2021-2027 Featuring Major Players - Blue Apron Holdings, Inc., Goodfood, HelloFresh, Marley Spoon Inc. and Home Chef

Dublin, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Meal Kit Market Global Forecast by Country, Type, Ordering Method (Online, Offline), Category (Vegetarian, Non-Vegetarian), Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Wyndham Rewards Teams Up with Home Chef, Offers Members Meal Kit Delivery

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyndham Rewards®, the world's most generous rewards program, today announced it has teamed up with meal kit delivery company Home Chef, allowing members in the U.S. to earn 2,500 Wyndham Rewards points when they order their first box of...

Offline Recipe Delivery Box Market is Gaining Momentum with key players Green Chef, Purple Carrot, Home Chef

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8M customer records stolen in hack of meal kit delivery service Home Chef

Meal kit delivery service Home Chef is the latest company to suffer a data breach with the details of approximately eight million customers being stolen. The hack itself was not detected by the company but only came to light after stolen customer records from the company were offered for sale on th…

Home Chef confirms breach after 8 million user records found on the dark web

Meal delivery service Home Chef has confirmed a data breach, two weeks after a data breach seller listed a database of 8 million customer records on a dark web marketplace. The Chicago-based company said customer names, email addresses and phone numbers were taken in the breach, along with scrambled…
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Home Chef Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Home Chef founded?

    Home Chef was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Home Chef key executives?

    Home Chef's key executives are Pat Vihtelic, Matt Pulley and Richard DeNardis.

  • How many employees does Home Chef have?

    Home Chef has 1,056 employees.

  • Who are Home Chef competitors?

    Competitors of Home Chef include Blue Apron, HelloFresh and Plated.

  • Where is Home Chef headquarters?

    Home Chef headquarters is located at 433 W Van Buren St #750n, Chicago.

  • Where are Home Chef offices?

    Home Chef has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Home Chef have?

    Home Chef has 1 office.