“We are excited to welcome Gordon Food Service to Allegheny County, where they will bring new jobs and opportunity for Pennsylvanians,” said Governor Tom Corbett. “Pennsylvania’s economy is strong and we are happy to add Gordon Food Service to the ever-growing group of employers expanding in Pennsylvania.”
“We are excited about this expansion to our distribution network, and creating an even stronger presence in the Pittsburgh area. We chose Imperial because of the attractive business climate, the opportunity to further our geographic growth, and the proximity to our many loyal customers in Pennsylvania and the northeast region.” said Jerry Cagle.
The company distributes from 22 distribution centers. The 13 distribution centers in the U.S. are located in Grand Rapids, MI (2); Brighton, MI (2); Kenosha, WI; Greenville, SC; Ocala, Plant City and Miami, FL; Shepherdsville, KY; Springfield, OH; Pottsville, PA. Another distribution center operating as Perkins is located in Taunton, MA. There are 9 distribution centers located in Canada.
About Gordon Food Service
Since 1897, the people of Gordon Food Service have been committed to delivering uncompromising quality, outstanding value, and exceptional customer service. What began as a simple butter-and-egg delivery service is today North America’s largest family-owned and managed broadline foodservice distributor.
Gordon Food Service distributes to foodservice operators within the Midwest, Northeast, and Southeast regions of the United States and coast-to-coast in Canada. The company also operates more than 155 GFS Marketplace retail stores in the U.S. which are open to the public and provide the benefits of restaurant-quality products and friendly, knowledgeable service without a membership fee.