Brady Acquires Two California Distributors

October 1, 2021

Brady and Individual FoodService (BradyIFS) have purchased Fishman Supply Co. and Armstrong Paper Group in separate transactions.

The acquisitions of Petaluma-based Fishman Supply and Santa Rosa-based Armstrong Paper expand BradyIFS’ customer base and distribution reach in the Northern California marketplace. Financial details of the acquisitions were not disclosed.

“I am pleased to welcome Steve Armstrong; Lee, Andrew, and Michael Fishman; and the outstanding teams at Fishman and Armstrong to BradyIFS. Both companies align extremely well with our strategy to strengthen our presence and reach across Northern California. We are excited and proud to partner with such great companies, leaders and associates,” said Kenneth Sweder, BradyIFS CEO.

About Brady
Headquartered in Las Vegas, Brady distributes cleaning products to the hospitality, office building, health care, restaurant, recreation, education, retail, industrial, and transportation industries via six operating divisions. For more information, visit