Welcome to United Sales & Distributors, Inc.

United Sales and Distributors Inc., (USD) was established in 1998 as an independently owned and operated wholesale company based in Youngstown Ohio that primarily services independent grocery stores. United also supplies jobbers, restaurants, delis, lounges and concessions under its umbrella. USD was established to give independents a competitive edge by bringing them best bracket pricing without having to purchase in best bracket quantities. United Sales and Distributors is the voice behind the independents that helps them purchase as a group.

Mission, Vision and Core Beliefs


To become the leader that will bring value to the inner-city stores and their consumers.


To continue bringing competitive pricing to independents that will help keep them surviving in a very unstable industry. To be a company for the 21st century and beyond.

Core Beliefs

  • We believe in creating high quality Point of Sale materials to help the independents look and feel like a much larger retailer.  After all, this is the primary source of consumables for the inner-city customer.
  • We believe in providing superior customer service.
  • We believe in providing excellent value and competitive prices in the marketplace.
  • We believe in keeping our products exciting; in delighting our customers and their consumers.
  • We believe in pursuing profitable growth.
  • We believe in fostering team spirit and building a work environment that is rewarding and enjoyable.
  • We believe in high ethical standards, integrity and fairness in all our dealings with suppliers, customers and employees.
  • We believe in hiring people with a commitment to excellence.
  • We believe in training our employees and rewarding above average performance.
  • We believe in balancing work and life.


The corporate office in Youngstown was awarded the distinguished Pinnacle Award for greatest total growth in sales revenue by the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber of Commerce and Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business.  This award is given to the top company in the valley at the Fabulous Twenty awards, which honors the fastest growing companies in the Mahoning Valley.  United Sales also won awards for the greatest percentage increase in new employment and for the greatest percentage increase in revenue.