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Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 17:15

Gaylord Industries Partners with Anderson Foodservice Solutions Again

Anderson Foodservice Solutions coverage expanded to include MAFSI Region 19 Upper Mid-Central North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota.


Gaylord Industries Partners with Anderson Foodservice Solutions to Support Ventilation Needs of the North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota Foodservice Market


November 2018:  Gaylord Industries, the leader in ventilation solutions for the foodservice industry, has expanded Anderson Foodservice Solutions coverage to include MAFSI Region 19 Upper Mid-Central North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota enhancing Gaylord’s ability to provide clients with a greater level of service and support. In February, Gaylord Industries began their partnership with Anderson Foodservice Solutions to provide coverage for MAFI Region 17 Chicago Metro and Region 18 – Wisconsin/Upper Michigan. Joe Anderson, CPMR, ServSafe, and CFSP certified, has extensive industry experience, became president of AFS (formerly Woolsey Associates) in January of 2016 and is the current MAFSI–WI Board President.  Anderson also represents ITW-FEG manufacturers Baxter, Hobart, Traulsen, Vulcan and Wolf.


About Anderson Foodservice Solutions

Anderson Foodservice Solutions (formerly Woolsey Associates) is a manufacturer’s representative group providing innovative food service equipment and supply solutions.  Founded in 1969 by industry icon Bill Loveless, the ownership transitioned to Kim Woolsey in 1992, and to Joe Anderson in 2016. AFS is proud to continue the tradition of representing the finest factories in the food service industry. For more information, visit


About Gaylord Industries

Gaylord designs and manufactures ventilation solutions that provide air quality, safety and sustainability even in the most demanding environments. Gaylord's products are known for their low air volumes, durability and meticulous attention to detail. As innovators in kitchen ventilation, Gaylord is solving two priorities currently facing foodservice operators: energy savings and labor optimization. Gaylord is part of the ITW Food Equipment Group, which includes brand name companies such as Vulcan, Wolf, Berkel, Wittco, Hobart, Traulsen, Baxter, Stero and Bonnet.  For more information, visit



Lori Jensen

Marketing Specialist

Gaylord Industries