Frank J. Spalitta and
Richard Willams established S & W in 1978. The business started small with
the warehouse, coolers, freezers and office space totaling only 5,000 square feet.
In 1985, Frank and
Rosemary’s son, Paul, joined the company, adding his expertise and
determination to strengthen the company even further. Because of this rapid
growth, it was necessary for S&W to expand its facilities seven times.
S&W’s warehouse, coolers, freezers and office space now totals almost
100,000 square feet.
S & W currently services restaurants, convenience stores, bakeries, coffee houses, childcare centers and multi-unit
S & W currently
services restaurants, and multi-unit franchises throughout southeast Louisiana
and parts of the Mississippi Gulf coast. We have two locations. Our main
warehouse is located in Hammond in its original location. After acquiring
DiVincinti Brothers in 2006, we felt it was important to continue to have a
location in Baton Rouge as well
Service area spans throughout south Louisiana & the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
For S & W to continue
to provide outstanding quality and service we became a shareholder in the
largest foodservice distribution cooperative in the United States, Unipro
Foodservice. Comprising over 650 shareholder companies with over 900 locations, each distributor is independently owned, marketing the products and services provided by UniPro Foodservice. With a collective sales volume of over $58
billion, the buying power of UniPro enables us to receive enhanced purchasing
opportunities, thereby providing better pricing and a vast array of products
and services to our customers.
In early 2006, Frank and
Rosemary agreed to retire after many successful years in business. Paul a
purchased S&W Wholesale and is dedicated to the continued development of
the company. Focus on awesome team members, start of the art systems, &
With over 850 locations, UniPro Foodservice, Inc. is the largest foodservice distribution cooperative in the United States. We provide nationwide access to exclusive purchasing opportunities with the country’s premier suppliers.
It’s our team that make S & W Wholesale Foods a great place to buy from and a great place to work! We’re looking for people committed to delivering terrific service who want a career with opportunities, challenges, and rewards. At S &W we offer a variety of career paths including Sales, Warehousing, Transportation, and Office Support, just to name a few.We offer competitive wages and a generous benefit package that contributes a significant amount to your total compensation and your personal well-being. Additionally, there are opportunities to distinguish yourself and move up in our established company through excellent performance and by contributing to our company mission, vision, and values.We value each member of our diverse and talented team – We All Are S & W!
Vice President of Sales
Director of Purchasing
Director of Operations