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Diversified Foodservice Supply, LLC acquires Hood Products, LLC dba as

An unparalleled combination of brands creates a leader in the foodservice parts, supplies, equipment and accessories distribution industry.

MOUNT PROSPECT, IL (February 13, 2017) — Diversified Foodservice Supply, LLC (DFS), the parent company of leading brands in the foodservice parts, supplies, equipment, and accessories distribution industry, acquires, a web marketing and distribution company focused on hood filters and restaurant ventilation equipment, parts and accessories. The addition of to the DFS portfolio adds product depth to the organization and improves the web marketing capability of the company to independent restaurants. will continue to operate as a leading brand in the combined company and joins other DFS brands AllPoints Foodservice Parts and Supplies, Franklin Machine Products, Tundra Restaurant Supply, Mill Hardware, Restaurant Parts & More, DSI Parts, and Restaurant Discount Warehouse as major brands owned by DFS.

“The addition of to the DFS family of brands will create clear advantages to our valued customers and associates”, stated Monty Lockyear, President of “Our customers will benefit through significant scale advantages in geographic coverage, product expansion, and purchasing synergies. will continue to operate as a brand in the DFS portfolio, so the outstanding service that our customers enjoy today will only get better”.

“Adding to the Diversified Foodservice Supply family is incredibly exciting”, stated Mike Cate, CEO of DFS. “ is recognized in the industry as a premier web marketing competitor and a dominant player in the hood filters and restaurant ventilation product lines. The combination of with our other brands will create scale advantages to include improved web marketing capability and a significantly more robust product offering, which will benefit all of our valued customers”.