Imperial Dade Acquires California Distributor

November 20, 2019 Imperial Dade Acquires California Distributor

Imperial Dade has acquired Area Distributors.

Imperial Dade’s purchase of the San Jose, California-based, family-owned wholesale distributor expands its West Coast presence into the Northern California market. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.

“Like Imperial Dade, Area Distributors has a strong family-operated culture with a loyal customer base and a laser-focused commitment to providing an unparalleled customer experience, making the business a great addition to our family,” said Robert Tillis, Imperial Dade CEO.

About Imperial Dade
Founded in 1935, Jersey City, NJ-based Imperial Dade distributes a wide variety of paper, packaging, and janitorial products to clients nationwide. For more information, visit