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Diversified Foodservice Supply Adds D.S.I. Parts

Diversified Foodservice Supply has acquired D.S.I. Parts Inc., a distributor of foodservice parts and smallwares to national chain restaurants and their associated franchisees. Springboro, Ohio-based DSI joins other DFSI brands, including AllPoints Foodservice Parts and Supplies, Franklin Machine Products, Tundra Restaurant Supply, Mill Hardware, and Restaurant Parts & More.

DSI President Jeff Heine said that joining the DFSI family would be advantageous for all concerned. “Our customers will benefit through significant scale advantages in geographic coverage, product expansion, and purchasing synergies. DSI will continue to operate as a brand in the DFSI portfolio, so the outstanding service that our customers enjoy today will only get better.”

Mike Cate, CEO of Chicago-based DFSI, stated, “DSI is recognized in the industry as a superior service provider and is clearly focused on the needs of its customers. The combination of DSI 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.”

DFSI manages operations in seven distribution facilities and brand headquarters located across the United States.

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