The Polep family has been in the distribution business for over 110 years. The original company, Polep Tobacco Company, was founded by Charles Polep in 1898 in Salem, Massachusetts.
Over the past several years, Polep has acquired companies, expanded product lines, and added programs and value added services to better service the convenience store retailer.
Jeff Polep, President and owner of J. Polep Distribution attributes the success of his company to product diversification, a dedicated working staff, a loyal customer base and a commitment to superior customer service.
J. Polep's objective is to service your business with the programs and value added services that they offer.
J. Polep genuinely appreciates the opportunity to present their programs and value added services to your stores.
J. Polep is committed to growing as the industry and business dictates. Many of the management tools they can provide to their customers are unique and innovative. With the changing market place, J. Polep is always looking for ways to grow your in-store sales and improve your margin dollars.
Acquired White Star Dist.
Acquired Climax Candy
Opened satellite warehouse in Worcester, MA
Acquired E.T. Johnson
Opened warehouse in Providence, RI
Opened satellite warehouse in Woburn, MA
Acquired NE Wholesale
Acquired LBG Grocery
Acquired E&J Dist.
Acquired NE assets of Miller & Hartman Wholesale
Opened satellite warehouse in Milford, CT
Acquired distribution rights for Slush Puppie
Added 14,000 square foot warehouse
Opened Alcohol & Ice Cream Divisions
Acquired Lesco Dist Co.
Opened Rachael's Food Corp, USDA Approved Commissary
Rachael's Food Corp Purchased Grote & Weigel and Mucke's