The TMI journey began in 1989 in a 3,000 square foot facility located in New York City’s Chinatown district, with the mission of creating fresher and better tasting Asian noodles. Since then, the company has grown to over 200,000 square feet in Brooklyn, NY, with a new state-of-the-art facility opening in Robbinsville, NJ in 2018. With nearly 400 employees in NYC and a growing sales staff across the country, TMI Trading is poised for exponential growth in the coming years.
TMI was founded in a small noodle factory in Manhattan’s Chinatown with the mission of creating fresher and better tasting noodles.
TMI acquired its first location in Brooklyn, a 22,000 ft² facility at 328 Johnson Ave, used to expand the noodle production.
Chef One was founded to produce dumplings, rolls and other pre-cooked appetizers.
TMI celebrated its grand opening of a new 80,000 production facility at 7 Bushwick Place in Brooklyn.
TMI hosted the first NYC Dumpling Festival featuring its popular Dumpling Eating Contest.
TMI merged into CJ CheilJedang, the leading Korean food company. Vision- Create a new culture for Healthy, Happy and Convenient Lifestyles
A 35,000ft² warehouse and office building was acquired at 513 Irving Avenue in Brooklyn.
TMI opens a 150,000ft² state-of-the-art production facility in Robbinsville, NJ, increasing production capacity by 2.5 times.
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our tasty and innovative Asian foods
To make our noodles and dumplings
a part of everyone’s life
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Made with integrity, innovation and expertise
TMI Trading is committed to the highest level of food safety. From supply chain and manufacturing to delivery, our rigorous standards ensure excellent quality to the end user. Earning the prestigious FSSC 22000 certification in 2012, a global standard recognized by GFSI, TMI's comprehensive food safety management system promotes transparency, legal compliance and continuous improvement. Manufacturing with integrity is our commitment to you.