In 1989, SPAR Sausage Company® was established in Oakland, California
by the owners of Caspers Famous Hot Dogs® (www.caspershotdogs.com).
A few years later, SPAR outgrew its modest beginnings and moved
to its current location in San Leandro. Since its inception, the
goal of SPAR Sausage Company® has been to guarantee the highest
quality product with the freshest ingredients for the Caspers Famous
Hot Dogs® restaurant chain. SPAR Sausage Company® also sells
its products to club and grocery stores as well as meat markets
in the western region of the U.S.
The name, SPAR, derives from the first letter of the names of the
founders of Caspers Famous Hot Dogs®: Stephen & Ardam Beklian
and Paul & Rose Agajan. The partners established Caspers Famous
Hot Dogs® in the San Francisco Bay Area after moving their families
from Chicago during World War II. All four founders are of Armenian
descent and their story of success is about realizing the American
In addition to retail sales, we are proud to offer Caspers-brand
sausages and frankfurters for foodservice and institutional menus.
SPAR also has the capability to formulate and produce custom sausages
for private label retail and foodservice customers. Our flexible
production process allows us to make unique flavors and sizes, from
traditional to cutting-edge, in a cost effective way. Contact
us for more information.