Parts Town Acquires Dayton Appliance Parts

ADDISON, Ill.--()--Parts Town, the global market leader in foodservice equipment parts distribution, has acquired the assets of Dayton Appliance Parts Co., a leading Midwest distributor of residential appliance parts. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Headquartered in Dayton Ohio, Dayton Appliance Parts Co. has been family owned and operated since 1937. The company operates from twelve locations in three states and features extensive inventory of OEM parts for over 100 leading residential appliance manufacturers. Importantly, Dayton’s employees are some of the most experienced and knowledgeable in the industry.

“We are excited to partner with Dayton Appliance Parts and honored to have the opportunity to work with Tim and Bub Houtz, who have done a wonderful job building this great business. The Dayton team is amazing, and we are eager to invest to support the growth of this great brand. Our focus will be to further improve the customer experience and grow genuine OEM parts sales in support of manufacturers and customers. We are proud to have the opportunity to build on the history at Dayton Appliance Parts and work with this strong team,” states Steve Snower, CEO of Parts Town.

Following the transaction, Tim Houtz, President, and Bub Houtz, Vice-President, will continue to lead the Dayton Appliance Parts team working closely with David Wenger, who leads and supports several businesses within the Parts Town family.

“Tim and Bub are proven industry leaders and have built an outstanding team,” states David Wenger, President. “We are excited to support the Dayton Appliance Parts team and create something truly special in the residential appliance parts market to support manufacturers and customers.”

Tim Houtz adds, “We are really excited about this combination. The Parts Town team has made us feel very welcomed and excited about the future for our team and our business. We are ready for this next exciting chapter of growth and innovation as part of the Parts Town family. We have enormous respect for Parts Town and believe that this partnership is a game changer for our manufacturers, our customers, and our team members.”

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About Parts Town

Parts Town is the leading global distributor of genuine OEM (original equipment manufacturer) foodservice equipment parts. When there’s a hiccup in any kitchen, Parts Town is ready to jump in and help with the most in-stock parts on the planet, innovative technology, and an unmatched customer experience. Customized solutions benefit service companies and other customer segments.

Our 360-degree imaging technology, PartSPIN®, valuable interactive technical diagrams, convenient Smart Manuals, and the industry’s leading mobile app allow customers to easily and conveniently find and view equipment manuals and parts in the field, where that info is needed most. These innovations, paired with same day shipping and extended hours of operation, ensure the correct part is ordered and delivered every time.

Partnering with the leading manufacturers in the foodservice industry, Parts Town improves the supply chain, increases sales of genuine OEM parts, and keeps every customer’s business running like clockwork.


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