About Us - Company History
Refrigeration Equipment Distribution Company was founded as a wholesale distribution company for Hoshizaki ice machines.
Acquired Commercial Sales Agency, a Manufacturers Representative agency. The REDCO Group was formed.
Minnesota Branch opened.
Dave Hartlerode was promoted to President and in October of the same year he started our new company, Redco Foodservice Equipment.
Wisconsin location moved to a new building in New Berlin and opened first Culinary Center.
Minnesota branch moved to South St. Paul location.
Minnesota branch opened their new Culinary Center.
Mobile Test Kitchens were added for mobile demos.
Expanded territory into Illinois and now have two Territory Managers in the Chicago area.
After 35 years, Redco Foodservice Equipment continues to grow with industry trends providing quality equipment and service to our customers.