Over the last 50 years, LMZ has provided the world’s premier brands with a diversity of premium and custom soluble coffee products. No other company brings to the marketplace such an extensive global reach, incomparable product expertise, and impeccable logistical and product development support.

Are you expanding your product line to include soluble coffee and tea products?

You can rely on LMZ as a single source capable of providing product design, development, testing, sourcing, labeling, and concept through delivery of final products.

Mission & Vision

LMZ is the premier supplier of soluble coffee products to major global markets. Bolstered by unsurpassed industry expertise, we stand ready to provide clients with a full range of soluble coffee solutions, from brand concept through pricing to final product. Always looking forward, LMZ will maintain its course of innovation to support the ever-evolving needs of the marketplace.



Birth of a Legend

1954 LMZ’s predecessor, Coffee Instants, Inc. of New York, develops bold new technologies that ultimately revolutionized the soluble coffee industry.


Climbing to the Pinnacle of an Industry

1954 – 1969 Led by principle Leonard Zuckerman, Coffee Instants grows into the largest private label manufacturer of soluble coffee in North America.
1969 Impressed by the company’s performance, a major coffee brand purchases Coffee Instants.


Expanding into South America

1968-1972 Drawing on expertise developed over decades, the company becomes a major force in the development of the Brazilian soluble coffee industry. Under Leonard Zuckerman’s guidance, three coffee plants are constructed in Brazil. He also had a hand in the development of similar projects in other countries, including Colombia.


A New Growth Phase

1970 The firm shifts its focus to the importation, trade, and supply of soluble coffee products such as freeze-dried, spray-dried, and decaffeinated.
1973 The company has grown to become one of the largest suppliers of soluble coffee in North America. Its list of clients includes every one of the major multi-national coffee brands.


Achieving a Global Reach

1988 The coffee mix and pure coffee industries are well into a phase of remarkable growth. The company’s own expansion takes it all the way to the newly-developing markets of Southeast Asia.
1988 – 2011 The company rises to become one the premier suppliers of soluble coffee products on several continents.

The Next Evolution

December, 2011 Entering its next evolutionary stage, the company changes its name to LMZ Soluble Coffee, Inc. The update reflects LMZ’s steady growth into a premier global provider of enhanced soluble coffee products.
Now positioned as the only end-to-end provider of soluble coffee and tea products, LMZ offers unparalleled expertise in the areas of sourcing, supply chain, logistics, and custom developed products tailored to the unique attributes of companies intending to deliver unique coffee products to target customers.