The meat industry is one of the largest sectors of U.S. Agriculture that helps feed 326 million Americans annually according to the North American Meat Institute (NAMI).

Considering the size and long history of this industry, there’s no shortage of snappy slogans on the subject.  In this article, we’ve organized a list of meat industry’s most well known slogans and quotes in addition to some new ones you haven’t heard before. Let’s dive in!

Butcher Shop Slogans

spanish butcher shop

Spanish Butcher Shop.

  • Meating Your Expectations.
  • Pleased To Meat You.
  • We Meat The Highest Standards.
  • Better Meat Than Down The Street.
  • Making The Cut.
  • Getting Piggy With It.
  • Meat Your Maker.
  • A Cut Above.
  • You Can’t Beat Our Meat
  • Solid Slices Perfect Prices.
  • Do You Meat the Cut?
  • Do The Meat.
  • Nice to Meat You.
  • Got Beef?
  • Weiner Weiner Chicken Dinner.

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Steak Restaurant Slogans

A steak and eggs breakfast.

  • The Best Steakhouse In Town.
  • Steak Me Up, Before You Go-go.
  • No Rules, Just Right.
  • The Sizzle Experience.
  • The Rare Sizzle.
  • Hear The Sizzle, Savor The Flavor.
  • Home Of Great Steak Done Right.
  • Legendary Steak Done Right.
  • Have A Break, Grab A Steak.
  • Taste What’s at Steak.
  • Steak To One.
  • Enjoy Life’s Sizzles.
  • Everything’s at Steak.
  • Your taste-buds want it, we have it.
  • Get your rump in here!
  • The real meat steak house.
  • The old-fashioned stockyard experience.

Beef Jerky Quotes

“You might be a redneck if you think that beef jerky and Moon Pies are two of the major food groups.” – Jeff Foxworthy

“I’ve always been obsessed by beef jerky.” – Elizabeth Hurley

Iggy: “I’ll grab a zebra; Gaz, you fill all the bubbles with your trademark scent. so people are choking and gagging, and let’s throw beef jerky in their eyes! Now, that’s a plan! – James Patterson

“Thank God it wasn’t beef jerky, or I might’ve ended up dead.” – Brett Bacon

“I eat beef jerky and ride with bare feet on the dashboard.” – Gillian Flynn

“This is my emergency kit. It contained a roll of duct tape, a spare pair of pants, an envelope with two hundred dollars, two bags of dried fruit, two packages of beef jerky, three bottles of water, a roll of thick shop towels you see mechanics use, a small metal pipe – just right for cracking a skull with – and a fake beard. Look, you never know.” – David Wong

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“I stared at the words. They stared back. Then they waved and smiled and shrugged – like, We’ll be keeping you company for a while, so you might as well invite us in so we can give you cankles, and cravings for beef jerky and pickles dipped in mustard.” – Penny Reid

“Reading a Lydia Davis story collection is like reaching into what you think is a bag of potato chips and pulling out something else entirely: a gherkin, a peppercorn, a truffle, a piece of beef jerky. – Kate Christensen

“I eat beef jerky and ride with bare feet on the dashboard.” – Gillian Flynn

“Dear Mr. Gibbon. Sorry I was absent. Here is some salted food. Please grade it the way you would a jenti piece of beef jerky.” – Douglas Rees

Funny Meat Sayings

Base it on the meat you cook and you can find some great names and logos

Beef vs pork. The epic battle continues.

“If we’re not supposed to eat animals, how come they’re made out of meat?” – Tom Snyder

Bacon Is The Duct Tape Of The Kitchen.

If you eat plants, you’re eating my foods food. And that’s not right.

Being A Vegetarian Is A Big Missed Steak. You Can’t Beat Our Meat.

Slice to Meat You. We’ll meat you on the other side.

Would you like steak or pork sir? Both please. – Unknown

“If you don’t eat yer meat, you can’t have any pudding. How can you have any pudding if you don’t eat yer meat?” – Pink Floyd

If meat eaters acted like vegans. – JP Sears

“Vegetables are interesting but lack a sense of purpose when unaccompanied by a good cut of meat.” – Fran Lebowitz

“Don’t take a butcher’s advice on how to cook meat. If he knew, he’d be a chef.” – Andy Rooney

“The English will agree with me that there are plenty of good things for the table in America; but the old proverb says: ‘God sends meat and the devil sends cooks.’” – Captain Frederick Marryat

“A louse in the cabbage is better than no meat at all.” – Pennsylvania Dutch proverb

“Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that’s bad for you!” – Tommy Smothers

“We’ll meet the meat.” Douglas Adams

“I would make a poor vegetarian because I adore meat.” – Britt Ekland

“Meat isn’t murder, it’s delicious.” – John Lydon

“Good drink, good meat, good God let’s eat” – Homer Simpson

“It’s more useful to have knowledge about cuts of meat than a lot of money.” – Jacques Pepin

Facts about the Meat Industry

The meat business is a $103 billion industry. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics that as of May 2019, there were about 527,000 people employed in the meat industry, largely coming from slaughtering and the processing sectors. In 2017, the meat production industry yielded 52 billion pounds.

Thanks to the rise of plant-based meat alternatives such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods among the growing list of plant-based meat companies. Despite this, most of us still love our authentic meat products and continue to buy them despite the new guys on the block and the current pandemic which have ravaged the economy including the meat industry.

Have you heard any meat company taglines or quotes that we missed? Please share them in the comments below or email us with suggestions and we’ll include them in this list.

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