ECHO Food Service Marketing to Rep Stero and Somat

Stero warewashing equipment and Somat waste management solutions today announces the addition of ECHO Food Service Marketing to represent their warewashing and waste brands—Stero, Somat, Red Goat and Master disposers. ECHO Food Service Marketing supports Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas and West Tennessee (MAFSI region 14).

“We are thrilled to have ECHO onboard as manufacturers’ rep for our brands,” said Doug Cole, Business Development Manager for Stero and Somat equipment. “This partnership will allow us to expand our product reach to new customers and better serve existing end-users in this part of the country.”

With specialization in equipment and supplies, ECHO Food Service Marketing has extensive knowledge of all segments in the foodservice industry, including: independent restaurants, chains, hotels, convention centers and healthcare facilities.

For more information about Stero, Somat and their products, visit and


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 are our hallmarks. To learn more about Stero, please visit Stero is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc.,


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 or to learn more about how our disposers, pulpers, extractors and dehydrator solutions can support your foodservice operation. Somat is a division of Illinois Tool Works, Inc.,


About ECHO Food Service Marketing

ECHO Food Service Marketing is a comprehensive group of foodservice specialists focused on the sales of equipment and supplies. Based in Covington, Louisiana, ECHO’s territory covers Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas and West Tennessee. With combined experience of over 100 years, ECHO blends extensive knowledge, proven sales methods, strong work ethic and broad territory experience to enhance the growth and profitability for the manufacturers they represent, while providing exceptional product solutions to their customers. ECHO serves all segments of the foodservice industry. For more information about ECHO, contact Bruce Cameron at 504-458-7012, or Visit ECHO on the web at



Stero, Somat Company, Red Goat and Master disposers

Media Contact: Heidi Spaide