Why Vistar?

We're industry leaders for a reason. Through our hard work and decades of experience, we have perfected our distribution logistics while fostering a company centered around the customer, striving to make every contact with Vistar a positive experience.

Why Vistar?

We're industry leaders for a reason. Through our hard work and decades of experience, we have perfected our distribution logistics while fostering a company centered around the customer, striving to make every contact with Vistar a positive experience.

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With nearly 50 years of experience, we can proudly say Vistar is the number one national wholesale distributor in numerous industry segments including Vending/OCS, Retail, Theatre/Concessions, Hospitality, Campus Retail, Office Supply & Corrections. We don't just deliver great tasting products; we help businesses thrive with services that exceed expectations. We believe in forming lasting relationships with our customers and business partners, so we can grow together.

...Businesses depend on us because they know we go beyond just delivery and excel at providing everything you need to what our customers need...With our sales teams, industry data and knowledgeable account executives, we know what it takes to improve your bottom line. Working together, we can help secure your supply chain, improve efficiency, and leverage data to ensure maximum customer satisfaction.

Through our fleets of temperature controlled trucks, operating companies in every region and thousands of brand name products, we are equipped to handle any size food order. For us, fast and reliable shipping is routine. Your orders will be filled and delivered with a level of professionalism and accuracy unmatched in the business. Which is why Vistar has an average 98.5% fill rate. Customer satisfaction is our priority.

We strive to make every interaction with our company a positive experience and provide the resources you need for success.

Our tools and resources include:

  • Easy online ordering through MyVistar
  • IT Capability - EDI, RF Pick, People-Net, and Industry Leading Warehouse Automations
  • Category Management Consulting with IRI & Nielson data allow Vistar to suggest the top selling items and eliminate slow movers
  • Space-Man POG Services provided to maximize sales and profit per linear square foot and insure schematic integrity

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Leadership

Our Team of Experts Inspires Greatness

Our team of leaders includes distribution experts and sought-after professionals from related industries.

Patrick Hatcher
President & COO
Sean Mahoney
SVP of Marketing & Sales
John Ochi
SVP of Operations
Annie Vineski
VP of Information Technology
Mike Fernstrom
VP of Retail Automation
CeCe Kramer
VP of Sales - Hospitality, Travel, Value & Gaming
Jeff Davis
VP of Sales – Corrections
Jamie Guadagnino
VP of Sales – Vending & Office Coffee Supply
Anita Chen
CFO & VP of Finance
Ann Reidy
SVP of Purchasing & Pricing
Sherri Hager
VP of Strategy & Customer Experience
Tina Coates
VP of Human Resources
Barbara Fishman
VP of Sales – Office Supply
Steven Lewis
VP of Sales – Retail
Susan Sweeney
VP of Sales – Theatre & Concessions