Dave Swain Associates, Inc. to Rep Stero and Somat Brands

Stero and Somat are pleased to announce a new partnership with Dave Swain Associates, Inc. to serve as the manufacturers’ representative. Their territory includes Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.

As a leading representative to the New England foodservice industry, Dave Swain Associates, Inc. has been providing commercial kitchen equipment expertise for over 30 years.

“Dave Swain Associates is a trusted advisor to foodservice professionals and has a reputation for looking beyond the supply of products to provide complete solutions, including consultation, equipment demonstrations and training to ensure end-user adoption,” said Doug Cole, Business Development Manager for Stero and Somat brands. “The partnership will allow Stero warewashing, Somat waste equipment as well as Red Goat and Master disposer brands better visibility and penetration in this region.”

“It’s an exciting opportunity for our company to bring trusted authorities in warewash and waste equipment technology into our portfolio,” said Scott Swain, president of Dave Swain Associates, Inc. “Stero and Somat products are designed to work together as complete systems, which will result in efficiencies for our clients. Their turn-key solutions translate to labor and utility savings, while reliably meeting sanitation goals.”

Dave Swain Associates, Inc. is based in Westford, Massachusetts.

About Stero

Stero warewashing systems have been proudly manufactured at our U.S.-based facilities for over 70 years. The high-quality, durable and efficient equipment is not just the best value in the industry, it’s an investment in quality that is built to work, and made to last. Stero designs commercial glasswashers, undercounters, door-type dishmachines, rack conveyors, flight conveyors and utensil washers for institutional and non-institutional operations.

Simple, intuitive controls, reliability as a result of heavy-duty construction, and serviceability is our hallmark. To learn more about Stero, please visit www.Stero.com. Stero is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc. www.itw.com.

About Somat Company

How do you overcome waste reduction challenges? The answer is simple—Somat. With the longest history and experience in the industry, Somat is the recognized leader in waste management technology. Whether your goals are to reduce overall waste and hauling costs in an urban office building, develop a composting program on a rural campus, plan and execute a zero-waste effort in a school or achieve LEED® Certification in a restaurant, Somat can recommend a sustainable solution for your unique scenario.

Colleges & universities, secondary schools, hospitals, hotels & casinos, cruise ships, government and correctional facilities have partnered with Somat over the years for cost-cutting, environment-sustaining solutions. Visit www.SomatCompany.com to learn more about how our pulpers, extractors and dehydrator solutions can support your foodservice operation. Somat is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc. www.itw.com.

About Red Goat Disposers

At Red Goat, quality and dependable performance is our priority. Manufactured in our Lancaster, Pennsylvania facility, Red Goat foodwaste disposers are build to withstand the roughest environments. Simple control panels offer ease-of-use and are NEMA4X watertight for long-life. Red Goat disposers are easily serviced and installed. Learn more about our product family at www.redgoat.com. Red Goat is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc. www.itw.com.

About Master Disposers

Master foodwaste disposers are the workhorse of the disposer field. With tough powder coated castings, “severe-duty” motors and bulletproof design, Master disposers are made to last, providing trouble-free waste removal year after year. Auto-reversing panels within the disposer units double the life of wearing parts, and help to free obstructions automatically.

Master Disposers have a notable history of quality engineering, quality components and quality personnel to deliver the most robust severe-duty disposer on the market. Our disposer models are designed to match specific waste types and volume needs, and we offer control panels that will meet any installation specification. Contact us today at www.masterdisposers.com to learn more. Master is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc. www.itw.com.

About Dave Swain Associates, Inc.

With an 8750-square-foot office, warehouse, and training facility in Westford, Massachusetts, Dave Swain Associates has been a leading representative to the New England foodservice industry for over 30 years. We provide the expertise and application know-how that can only come with a combined 100-plus years of hands-on experience with the country’s best commercial food service equipment, including:

·        Cooking ·        Serving ·        Warewashing
·        Refrigeration ·        Display ·        Fabrication
·        Holding ·        Transport ·        Millwork
·        Ventilation ·        Filtration ·        Storage

We help commercial kitchen owners and operators choose the right equipment for their foodservice operations. Our in-depth knowledge of the equipment we represent—where it fits, how it works, how well it performs—saves our clients time, money, and headaches. Visit www.swainrep.com to learn more.