Imperial Dade expands coverage in Illinois, acquires R.D. McMillen

Imperial Dade recently picked up its 85th acquisition under the leadership of Robert and Jason Tillis, chairman and CEO of Imperial Dade, respectively. The Jersey City distributor of foodservice packaging and janitorial supplies acquired R.D. McMillen Inc. of Illinois.

Financial terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.

With history dating back to 1964, RDM has a legacy of providing top-tier janitorial solutions, service and expertise with coverage across Illinois. Owned and operated by Shannon McMillen-Binder, the company’s location services its loyal and diverse customer base throughout Illinois and beyond.

“On behalf of Imperial Dade, we enthusiastically welcome the RDM family in this next chapter of great profitable growth,” Robert Tillis said.

“It has been a pleasure getting to know Shannon and the RDM team through this process. RDM and Imperial Dade share a focus on its customers and service quality, and, now, as partners, will be able to share resources and strengthen our presence throughout Illinois,” Jason Tillis said.

“The RDM family is humbled to become part of Imperial Dade, the leading distribution platform across North America. The partnership provides the resources required to continue our momentum, invest in our people, and to take our business to the next level,” McMillen-Binder said.