Imperial Dade Purchases Tepe Sanitary Supply

May 16, 2022 Imperial Dade Purchases Tepe Sanitary Supply

Imperial Dade has acquired Tepe Sanitary Supply for an undisclosed sum.

Tepe is family founded and currently led by Steve Tepe. Imperial Dade’s acquisition of the Elkhart, Indiana-based distributor expands the company’s geographical presence and client base in the Midwest. Tepe is the 49th acquisition for the company under its current leadership team.

“We are excited to grow our presence across the Midwest and look forward to partnering with Steve and the Tepe team to capitalize on the many growth opportunities that we see ahead for the business,” said Jason Tillis, Imperial Dade president. “Imperial Dade’s reputation and family-oriented culture align well with our own philosophy and values.

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

About Tepe
Founded in 1973, Tepe Sanitary Supply is an Elkhart, Indiana-based distributor of maintenance supplies, chemicals, paper products, and floor care equipment. For more information, visit