Winholt Equipment Group added GBS Food Service Equipment Group to its network of independent manufacturers’ reps.
GBS is based in Oakville, Ontario and now represents Winholt throughout Canada, also known as MAFSI Regions 26 A-F.
Established in 1974 as a manufacturer of rotisserie equipment supplying grocers in Ontario, GBS has evolved into a major manufacturer and distributor of a range of commercial cooking appliances in multiple industries including grocery, food service, and hospitality.
GBS supplies businesses across Canada and its clients range from small, privately-owned businesses to the bigger names in respective industries.
The company said: “The evolution of GBS’ product range from four items to over two hundred under the ownership of the Douglas Group of Companies has allowed it to build and maintain a reputation for high-quality service, an extensive range, and skilled technical support.”
Winholt Equipment Group, founded in 1946, is a manufacturer of food service, food handling and material handling equipment.
Last year, Winhold promoted Dominick Scarfogliero to president and CEO.
Scarfogliero has served as president and COO since January 2009 and joined Winholt Equipment in 1993 as vice president of operations and information technology.