Pet Food Experts Acquires Zeus & Co. Midwest

Pet Food Experts has acquired Des Plaines, Ill.-based Zeus & Company. Pet Food Experts plan to continue operations at the 62,000 square-foot Des Plaines Distribution Center.

David Levy, president and owner of Zeus & Company, will join the Pet Food Experts family and will continue as president of Zeus. Zeus & Company has been servicing independent pet retailers in the Midwest since 1997.

Pet Food Experts will now serve retailers in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Indiana and Missouri, in addition to its current footprint of New England, New York and the Mid-Atlantic.

"We are excited about brining our family-style personal relationships to Midwest retailers," says Michael Backer, president of Pet Food Experts.