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Edward Don & Co. Buys Smith & Greene


Edward Don & Company, a Woodridge, Ill.-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership, has acquired Smith & Greene Company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Smith & Greene, a Kent, Wash.-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer, will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Edward Don & Company and will remain under the leadership of Brad Smith and Garrett Mullen, who will serve as co-presidents.

This deal represents Edward Don & Company’s second acquisition since Vestar Capital Partners made an equity investment in the company in March 2017. In November 2017, Edward Don & Company acquired Atlanta Fixture.

Smith & Greene reported annual revenues of $78.5 million in 2016, making it the 25th largest foodservice equipment and supplies dealer in the country, according to FE&S’ 2017 Distribution Giants Study