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Heritage Food Service Group, Inc.

Industry: Distribution/Food Service Equipment Components
Investment Date: Oct-15
Company Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Fund: IV

Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Heritage Food Service Group, Inc. is North America’s leading provider of genuine OEM repair and replacement parts and authorized aftermarket service for commercial and institutional kitchen equipment. Heritage serves the widest range of OEMs and a diverse customer base consisting of, but not limited to, authorized service agents, independent service agents, multi-unit restaurants, independent restaurants, hotels, resorts, cruise ships, schools, universities, correctional institutions, hospitals, and nursing care facilities. The company’s mission is to provide the highest quality care to its customers and to promote OEM partnerships by acting as an extension of the OEM’s brand and service reach beyond existing networks. The company’s 130 parts specialists provide parts identification, technical support and shipment from ten distribution centers in the United States and Canada.


Add-on Target Description: Heritage is a leading distributor of genuine OEM repair and replacement parts for foodservice equipment used in commercial kitchens in the US and Canada. The Company seeks to acquire other national, regional and local businesses that distribute genuine OEM repair and replacement parts to commercial kitchens. While Heritage is primarily focused on expansion in North America, it is also interested in expanding its global footprint through acquisitions abroad.


Add-on Target Location(s): North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia 


Add-on Target Size:  Revenues of at least $2 million


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