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Company Profile
 
GORDON FOOD SERVICE   (HTTP://WWW.GFS.COM)

Ticker: Private
Exchange:
Employees: 13,000
Fiscal Year Ends in N/A

Phone: 616-530-7000
Fax: 616-717-7600
Address: 1300 Gezon Pkwy. SW
Wyoming, MI 49509 United States

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Types Of Business

Industry NAICS code: 424420
Geographical Locations:
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Food Distribution
Restaurant Wholesale
Bulk Food Stores
Industry Ranks
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4. US Foods Inc20,000,000,000
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6. Reyes Holdings LLC14,000,000,000
7. Nippon Meat Packers Inc12,492,590,000
8. Performance Food Group12,250,000,000
9. Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc.9,767,600,000
10. Gordon Food Service8,600,001,000
Contacts

Jim GordonCEO
Dan GordonChmn.
Tony GrollPres., U.S. Distribution


Description
Gordon Food Service (GFS), owned and operated by the Gordon family, is a food distributor serving schools, restaurants and other institutions in the U.S. and throughout Canada. The firm offers GFS and nationally branded specialty and exclusive products, including meat, poultry, seafood, canned foods, frozen foods, produce, dairy, beverages, tabletop items and equipment, disposables, cleaning supplies and chemicals. The company has several proprietary brands, including GFS, Gordon Signature (premium products), Brickman’s (premium meats and cheeses), Premium Angus Beef (steaks, patties and whole muscle cuts), Hearthstone (a line of ready-to-serve canned entrees), Pepper Mill (salad dressings and sauces), Mosaic International Coffee, Trade East Spices & Seasonings and Markon (fresh fruits and vegetables). GFS has operations in Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida and throughout Canada. In addition, the company sells foodservice items in bulk through approximately 160 GFS Marketplace stores in 10 states.
Financials

$USD, In whole numbers2012201120102009200820072006
Sales8,600,000,0008,600,000,0007,700,000,0007,140,000,0006,800,000,0006,700,000,0005,900,000,000
Profits
Brands
GFS Marketplace
Brickman's
Mosaic International Coffee
Pepper Mill
Trade East Spices & Seasonings
Premium Angus Beef
Gordon Signature
Hearthstone
Top Salaries
Salary
Bonus
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Corporate Culture
Employees of the firm receive benefits including medical, dental, vision and prescription insurance; vacation time; a 401(k); flexible spending accounts; an employee assistance program; life insurance; a wellness program; and short- and supplemental long-term disability coverage.