General Parts, L.L.C., a leading service provider and parts distributor to the commercial foodservice industry is pleased to announce the acquisition of DMO Food Equipment Services, INC. (“DMO”) located in Cleveland, OH. The transaction closed on April 30th, 2018. Terms of the transaction are undisclosed.
“Expansion into the Ohio market has long been part of General Parts growth plan. The opportunity to acquire DMO, a highly respected business in a key market was an obvious choice for us and helps us expand our offering of services while helping us take another step toward fulfilling our national strategy,” Said Bruce Hodge, President of General Parts.
Since 1993, DMO has been providing quality restaurant equipment service, planned maintenance and installation programs for thousands of restaurants, hotels, hospitals, school districts, and universities throughout Northern Ohio as well as Western Pennsylvania. They have maintained long term relationships with most of the leading restaurant equipment manufacturers and carry a substantial inventory of genuine O.E.M. equipment manufacturer parts for distribution and are a CFESA member company.
Initially the company will operate as DMO a Division of General Parts and will retain its existing management team including previous owner Dennis Ozarchuk, who will stay on as the Branch Manager.
About General Parts Group
General Parts Group is a provider of Commercial Kitchen Equipment Repair Services . Founded in 1939, the company has grown to be distributer of O.E.M. parts and provides service for over 60,000 customers and 400 manufacturers of commercial foodservice equipment. Corporate headquarters are located in Minneapolis, Minnesota and with major branch operations strategically located in Arizona(3), Colorado, Florida, Idaho(2), Illinois, Indiana(2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri(2), Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma(2), Oregon(2), Tennessee, Texas(2) and Wisconsin(2), we are ideally positioned to provide Quality Service for over one third of the United States. We are viewed as the market leader in most of the markets we serve and in terms of overall sales, General Parts Group ranks in the top five of independent service companies nationally.