Press Release

Contact:  Michelle Harrison, Vice President of Marketing – [email protected]

Individual Foodservice and Brady Industries (“BradyIFS”) Acquire Seaway Supply Company

Chicago IL and Bell, CA – BradyIFS, a leading distributor of foodservice disposables and janitorial & sanitation (“JanSan”) products, has acquired Seaway Supply Company (“Seaway”), a broad line distributor of janitorial, cleaning equipment and facility supplies headquartered in Chicago, IL. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition further expands BradyIFS’ presence in the Upper Midwest and facilitates additional attractive opportunities to cross sell JanSan and foodservice products to enterprise and non-enterprise customers.

“I want to welcome Tom and the entire team at Seaway to BradyIFS. Seaway’s geographic presence, customer and product mix, and culture mesh well with BradyIFS. We are excited to partner with this fine group of dedicated professionals” said Kenneth Sweder, CEO and Chairman and of the Board of IFS.