Heidelberg Marks 75th Anniversary

Published: 09/17/2013

CINCINNATI — Heidelberg Distributing Co. is marking its 75th anniversary this month with a series of celebratory galas to thank the company’s associates.

What began as “one-man and one-truck” operation in Dayton in 1938 has grown to include nearly 1,600 associates at nine facilities with 2 million square feet of warehouse space, 300,000 square feet of cooler space and 300 trucks. Heidelberg sells 13,500 products from more than 600 suppliers, servicing 26,000 retailers throughout Ohio and Kentucky.