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Singer snaps up Kittredge to bolster New England presence

Fred Singer, President and CEO

Singer Equipment Company has bought Kittredge Equipment Company, expanding its reach into New England.

Headquartered in Agawam, Massachusetts, with locations throughout the greater New England region, Kittredge is one of the largest foodservice equipment and supplies dealers in the Northeast United States. 

The new division will operate under the name Singer Kittredge. 

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President and CEO, Fred Singer, said: “I am excited to build on the foundation built by the Webber family, Jeff Mackey and the entire Kittredge organization. Kittredge is a recognized leader in the industry. Together we will bring new opportunities to our customers and co-workers alike.

“We look forward to supporting the growth of Singer Kittredge and expanding our company into the New England and upstate New York markets. By welcoming Kittredge to our family of companies, we now provide our customers with operations servicing the entire East Coast.

Jeff Mackey, the current COO of Kittredge, has been promoted to president of Singer Kittredge, reporting directly to Fred Singer. 

He said: “Our companies are both family businesses that care deeply about our customers and team members. I look forward to a future that brings valuable new resources and services to our customers and associates.”

Kittredge’s president and CEO, Wendy Webber, said: “My family and I have had the privilege of growing Kittredge Equipment Company for over 100 years to become one of the leading foodservice equipment dealers in the New England market.

“We have selected Singer to steward the business in its next phase of growth. I am delighted by the tremendous opportunities that lie ahead by joining the strengths of these two family businesses.”

Singer Equipment Company is the fifth largest foodservice equipment and supply dealer in the US. The privately-owned business is headquartered in Elverson, Pennsylvania.

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