Dealer of the Year

The Dealer of the Year award recognizes the foodservice community’s best companies with this prestigious annual commendation.


Singer Equipment Company Named 2023 Dealer of the Year

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies named Singer Equipment Company the 2023 winner of the magazine’s acclaimed Dealer of the Year Award.

Singer DOY 2013 Zoomba 030The Pennsylvania-based company first earned Dealer of the Year Honors in 1987 and then again in 2013.“The past 10 years has seen a complete transformation of a company already known for its excellence. Singer Equipment Company has grown through smart and strategic acquisitions but it’s more than that,” said Maureen Slocum, FE&S publisher. “Singer ability to integrate these acquisitions creates a cohesive enterprise, one that understands its value proposition to both the company’s customers as well as its supply chain partners. Pair that with impressive organic growth and a continued investment in some of the industry’s best and brightest minds and you have a recipe for sustainable success.”

This is the third time Singer Equipment Company has earned FE&S Dealer of the Year honors. The Pennsylvania-based company first earned Dealer of the Year Honors in 1987 and then again in 2013, when the company had annual revenues of $237.35 million. Since then, Singer Equipment Co. has seen its annual revenues grow to $487.26 million in 2021, making it the fifth largest foodservice equipment and supplies dealer in the country, per the FE&S 2022 Distribution Giants study. For 2022, Singer Equipment Co. recorded annual revenues of $656 million.

“While Singer’s growth has been impressive, even more impressive has been the way the company has gone about it,” said Joseph M. Carbonara, FE&S editorial director. “A lot of companies talk about the importance of relationships, but the team at Singer really backs it up with their actions. From top to bottom everyone understands the company’s value proposition and acts with that in mind in everything they do.”

Representatives from the foodservice equipment and supplies dealership will accept this honor during FE&S’ 2023 Dealer of the Year & All-Industry Awards Gala, which will take place Sat., May 20 at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago.

“On behalf of the 800-plus associates at Singer Equipment, I am honored and delighted to accept the Dealer of the Year award for 2023,” said Fred Singer, president and CEO of Singer Equipment Co. “This award speaks to the passion, creativity and drive of our people. It is a testament to our associates and the tremendous work they do for our customers. We are humbled by the recognition from our partners and peers, and it inspires the entire Singer team to continue our journey to build an enduring company that enriches the lives of all who work with us.”

FE&S is able to present its 2023 Dealer of the Year & All-Industry Awards Gala thanks to the support of its platinum sponsors: Ali Group. Alto-Shaam and Middleby.

The FE&S Dealer of the Year & All-Industry Awards Gala recognizes the foodservice community’s brightest stars by presenting them with some of the industry’s most time-honored awards, including the FE&S Hall of Fame Award, Top Achievers, Facility Design Project of the Year and DSR of the Year.

Anyone interested in learning more about the 2023 Dealer of the Year & All-Industry Awards Gala should contact Maureen Slocum at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..