US Foods has announced that it has agreed to acquire Glover Wholesale Company. Glover is a leading foodservice distributor based in Americus, Georgia. The company generates over $90 million in annual sales and serves an estimated 2,500 customers throughout Georgia, eastern Alabama and northern Florida, according to a press release. Glover's President and CEO David Harris will join US Foods as the Director, Business Development, in central Georgia.
Keith Campbell, South Region President, US Foods, stated, “Glover is a strong company that has made a name for itself as a reliable food distributor, dedicated to customer success.” Mr. Campbell, continued, “Adding Glover’s business in the Southeast will enable us to introduce US Foods’ unique brand, innovative food culture and trend-setting products to new customers, and expand our coverage throughout the region.”