PRIDE Centric Resources

PR: PRIDE Centric Resources Welcomes Diversified Foodservice Supply


CENTENNIAL, CO (May 17, 2017) – PRIDE Centric Resources, Inc. (PRIDE) is happy to announce that Diversified Foodservice Supply, LLC (DFS) including its leading dealer brand, Tundra Restaurant Supply will be joining the group as a member and shareholder effective January 1, 2018.

“Diversified Foodservice Supply is committed to executing its strategy by continuing to focus on dynamic organic growth complemented by an extremely robust acquisition model. We require partners that can scale with us to deliver upon our growth requirements, while maintaining an unrelenting focus on delivering value and a great service experience to our customers. Karin Sugarman and the PRIDE team absolutely fit the bill, and we are very excited to work through the transition and begin our relationship in 2018”, said Mike Cate, CEO of Diversified Foodservice Supply.

DFS is the parent company of multiple brands focused on the distribution of foodservice parts, supplies, equipment, and accessories. Brands owned by DFS include Tundra Restaurant Supply, Franklin Machine Products (FMP), AllPoints Foodservice Parts & Supplies, Restaurant Parts & More, DSI Parts, Mill Hardware, KNG, Restaurant Discount Warehouse, and The company services many markets including national chains, emerging concepts, independent restaurants, service agencies and institutions. DFS is headquartered in Chicago and manages operations in nine 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 DFS to expedite delivery of products quickly to its valued customers.

PRIDE Centric Resources, Inc. is a premier cooperative buying group of foodservice equipment and supplies dealerships located throughout the United States, Canada, and the Cayman Islands. The cooperative provides networking, training, purchasing, and marketing services to its members in order to deliver high-quality foodservice solutions to its members’ customers. PRIDE and DFS will be working on a transition plan with key industry partners over the next six months to allow DFS a smooth entry into PRIDE programs for 2018.

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Cathy Ellickson at 303-801-0700 or email at

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