Imperial Dade acquires Fla. distributor of janitorial equipment

Foodservice packaging and janitorial supplies distributor Imperial Dade has acquired a Florida-based distributor of janitorial equipment, it announced this week.

Jersey City-based Imperial Dade said the deal for Miami-based East Continental Supplies LLC represents the 35th acquisition under the current leadership of CEO Robert Tillis and President Jason Tillis.

“EC Supplies’ strong reputation of outstanding customer service in Miami-Dade, West Palm and Broward counties make the company a great addition to Imperial Dade and will further enhance our offering to customers,” Robert Tillis said in a prepared statement. “EC Supplies’ commitment to customer service aligns well with Imperial Dade’s philosophy and values. We enthusiastically welcome EC Supplies to our family.”

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.