Our Values

Rippe Associates has been in this business for a long time. We are unique in low staff turnover, and clients come to value working with the same dependable team again and again. We don’t jump on every new trend; we don’t accept simple explanations; we dig deeper. We approach design from an operational perspective – what will work best; what is the most practical; and then stay on budget.

Our team members have been with us for an average of sixteen years; ten have been with the company for over twenty years. Their unique blend of education and expertise provides exemplary foodservice solutions. Read More

Selecting the right foodservice consultant will significantly impact the results of your project. Why choose Rippe for foodservice and design? We are industry leaders and we make you our priority. Read More

"Rippe’s creative team designed state-of-the-art food and beverage outlets for our casino. Their creativity and knowledge of direct food and beverage design and implementation led to the success of our project."
—Jesus Lorenzo, Osage Casino


Food Halls: Beyond the Buffet

Published in Gaming & Leisure®, learn about the advantages of food halls from Steve Carlson—president of Rippe Associates. <P><P>...


Designed in a collaborative effort between the athletic department’s dieticians, ISU’s third-party stadium foodservice operator, and Rippe Associates,...


Quite a transformation for campus dining at Indian Hills Community College! We were thankful to be part of the design team led...


Thank you to everyone involved in the construction of the Minnesota National Guard Division Headquarters Complex in Arden...

Our culture

Our team members have been with Rippe Associates for an average of sixteen years; ten have been with the company for over twenty years. These impressive numbers exist due to our company culture.