MOUNT PROSPECT, IL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014
Diversified Foodservice Supply, Inc. (DFSI), the parent company of leading brands in the foodservice parts, supplies, equipment, and accessories distribution industry, acquires Restaurant Parts & More, LLC (RPM), one of the industry’s most well-known and respected companies. The addition of RPM to the DFSI portfolio adds scale to the organization and improves the customer offering for chain restaurants and their associated franchisees. RPM will continue to operate as a leading brand in the combined company and joins other DFSI brands AllPoints Foodservice Parts and Supplies, Franklin Machine Products, Tundra Restaurant Supply, and Mill Hardware as major brands owned by DFSI.
“The addition of RPM to the DFSI family of brands will create clear advantages to our valued customers and associates”, stated Rick Jones and Robbin Krauser, Co-Owners of RPM. “Our customers will benefit through significant scale advantages in geographic coverage, product expansion, and purchasing synergies. RPM will continue to operate as a brand in the DFSI portfolio, so the outstanding service that our customers enjoy today will only get better”.
“Adding RPM to the Diversified Foodservice Supply family is incredibly exciting”, stated Mike Cate, CEO of DFSI. “RPM is recognized in the industry as a superior service provider and is clearly focused on the needs of its customers. The combination of Restaurant Parts & More with our other brands will create scale advantages to include better geographic coverage with respect to our distribution footprint and a significantly more robust product offering, which will benefit all of our valued customers”.
About Diversified Foodservice Supply, Inc.
DFSI is the parent company of multiple brands focused on the distribution of foodservice parts, supplies, equipment, and accessories. The company services many markets including restaurant equipment and supplies dealers, service agencies, restaurants, national chains, and institutions. DFSI is headquartered in Chicago and manages operations in seven distribution facilities and brand headquarters located across the United States. The combination of its geographic footprint, coupled with an expansive item profile of over 100,000 skus, enables DFSI to expedite delivery of products quickly to its valued customers.
About Restaurant Parts & More, LLC
Restaurant Parts & More is a leading distributor of foodservice parts, supplies, and accessories to national chain restaurants and their associated franchisees. RPM is headquartered in Springboro, OH and operates in a single, centrally located distribution facility and corporate office.