Kittredge Equipment Company has announced the opening of its fifth showroom, with the new branch arriving in Buffalo, New York.
The warehouse and cash-and-carry store will be located in Tonawanda in the Greater Buffalo area.
It will serve, restaurant operators, institutional feeders, contractors, casinos, brewers, and other foodservice professionals.
Before the opening, Wendy Webber, Kittredge owner and president, commented: “Kittredge Equipment is extremely excited about opening our 5th location, and our 2nd store in New York State.
“We had a unique opportunity to hire a great core of extremely experienced commercial food equipment sales, project, and support people to immediately hit the ground running.
“Their experience and knowledge of the Buffalo market will only enhance its future success.
“It will give us another opportunity to expand our presence and better serve our growing customer base.”
Kittredge was founded in 1921 in Massachusetts, and now supplies over 100 clients in the states of New England and New York.
Its range of products includes warewashing equipment, cookware, tableware and furniture, as well as ovens, ice machines and beverage dispensers.
It also recently announced the reopening of all five of its showrooms in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
The company asks visitors to its showrooms to adhere to government guidelines regarding COVID-19.
Specifically it mentions the wearing of facemasks, use of hand sanitizer and maintaining a six-foot distance from others.
The company is also still offering a curbside pickup service in addition to their showrooms.