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Apex Commercial Kitchen Company is a manufacturers’ representative firm dedicated to the foodservice industry and representing quality foodservice equipment and supply manufacturers. Sales and sales support coverage by Apex includes multiple states in the Midwestern part of the U.S. with personnel in four major cities. Apex enjoys a rare combination of seasoned veterans and youth in meeting the demands of manufacturers, dealers, consultants, and end users.

Our Group

Mark Klosterman

PRINCIPAL

[email protected]
314-853-2775

Gary Wilbers

PRINCIPAL

[email protected]
816-753-7355

Sherry Clark

OUTSIDE SALES

[email protected]
314-608-1540

Adam Klosterman

CORPORATE CHEF

[email protected]
314-452-3580

Joe Klosterman

OUTSIDE SALES

[email protected]
515-451-6796

Mike Klosterman

OUTSIDE SALES

[email protected]
314-210-1897

Robert Schade

OUTSIDE SALES

[email protected]
314-517-2278

 

Beth Human

INSIDE SALES

[email protected]
816-753-7355

Nathan Reece

INSIDE SALES

[email protected]
816-753-7355

Andy Klosterman

INSIDE SALES

[email protected]
816-753-7355

MANUFACTURERS’ REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE FOOD SERVICE INDUSTRY

apex territory Territory

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Representing Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Southern Illinois, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Western Wisconsin

Apex test kitchens Test Kitchens

Apex Commercial Kitchen Co. maintains test kitchens in Kansas City, Minneapolis, and St. Louis.  Apex has on staff it’s own dedicated company chef, Chef Adam Klosterman, who provides training, equipment specification recommendations, and menu consultation to the dealer and design community throughout the entire territory served by Apex. We enjoy this unique position of having our own chef and ask you to call Apex with any inquiry at any time.

 

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Minneapolis

 

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Recent Media Posts

What to Look for in Chicago at NRA 2016

Posted on May 5, 2016

The 2016 National Restaurant Show in Chicago is quickly approaching, and if you’re heading there from St. Louis, Kansas City, the Dakotas, or anywhere in between, here’s a list of interesting things to look for as you walk the show floor:

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The Benefits of the Alto-Shaam Xcelerate Hi-Speed Oven

Posted on April 21, 2016

In fast casual and quick serve restaurants, success hinges on the ability to serve high quality food in a short amount of time. As a result, there are many benefits of the new Alto-Shaam Xcelerate® hi-speed oven for fast casual and quick serve restaurants. But what is the Xcelerate hi-speed oven? How does it work? And what are the true benefits?

 

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Four Things to Consider When Purchasing a Foodservice Prep Table

Posted on March 24, 2016

Prep tables should be designed to adapt to the workflow of any commercial kitchen to encourage throughput, efficiency, and to encourage staff to work together. Whether it’s a pizza prep table or sandwich preparation you’re looking to achieve, productivity and the cleanup that follows should be more efficient with the right prep table.

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Warewashing 101: A Look at Commercial Dishwasher Innovation

Posted on March 10, 2016

 

Depending on the type of foodservice operation, warewashing and commercial dishwasher demands can be diverse. For a closer look at these considerations, let’s review the two basic concepts in Warewashing 101:

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Three Reasons a Water and Ice Dispenser is Better than a Water Cooler

Posted on February 17, 2016

The water cooler is an essential part of any business. It’s where ideas spread. It’s where jokes are made. It’s where we talk about the big game. It’s where we get to know our colleagues. But what if the water cooler wasn’t actually a water cooler?

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Wine On Tap: Stories Series from Free Flow Wines

Posted on February 10, 2016

“If product quality, minimizing waste and speed of service are important to you, wine on tap is the answer.”

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Why The Right Beer Dispensing Equipment Can Increase Profits

Posted on January 28, 2016

The only thing worse than seeing wasted beer go down the drain is seeing wasted money. And when you’re a bar owner in St. Louis or a beverage manager in Kansas City or anywhere in between, those two concepts can be the same.

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Why Vermouth Can Make or Break Your Manhattan

Posted on December 16, 2015

The Manhattan is one America’s iconic cocktails. There are a wide range of stories and myths to where and how the cocktail first became famous, but no matter what your origin of choice, there’s no mistaking the Manhattan as one of bar-goers’ favorite drinks of choice.

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Tap Into One of the Newest Trends Behind the Bar

Posted on December 15, 2015

A quick look at the growing trend of keg wines and wines-by-the-glass. 

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Not All Beers Are Created Equal. Why Serve Them That Way?

Posted on December 11, 2015

Beer lovers, like beers, come in all shapes and sizes. Some prefer traditional, light American lagers while others would rather drink hop-bomb IPAs. Now more than ever, our collective palate for different beer styles and flavors is expanding and diversifying, and bar operators with the right equipment can take advantage of this growing trend. 

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Since 1988, we have been representing quality foodservice equipment and supply manufacturers.

Apex service Service

We are committed to representing high quality manufacturers. Should you need them, here are service contacts for our manufacturers.

Alto-Shaam

Michael Jones

[email protected]

(800) 558-8744 (ext. 8595)

 

American Panel

Walk-Ins -Dan Harris

[email protected]

Blast chillers – John Winar

[email protected]

(800)327-3015

 

John Boos

Customer Service

(888) 431-2667

 

BSI

Customer Service

(303) 331-8777 (ext. 343)

 

E-Control Systems

Edward Morales

Brian Alexander

(818) 783-5229

 

Everpure

Customer Service

(630) 307-3000

Follett

[email protected]

(610) 252-7301

Hubbell

D.J. Dineson (ext.125)

Sam Wellington (ext.136)

[email protected]

(800) 647-3165

 

Meiko

Michael Mirshak

[email protected]

(615) 399-6600

 

Moduserve

Samantha Mouer (ext. 105)

[email protected]

(281) 442-8001

 

Montague

Larryce Brown

[email protected]

(510) 785-8822

 

Oliver

Customer Service

(616) 456-7711

Perlick

[email protected]

(414) 353-7060 (ext. 1)

Unified Brands

 

Avtec

Brian Zingler

[email protected]

(888) 994-7636

 

A La Carte

(888) 994-7636

 

Groen

James Hampton

[email protected]

(888) 994-7636

 

Power Soak

Bill Chambers

[email protected]

(816)222-2440

 

Rancilio Group North America

[email protected]

Service 24/7 Hotline 877-642-9409

 

Randell

Scott Sandel

[email protected]

(888) 994-7636

 

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Customer Service

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MAIN OFFICE

Kansas City

1510 Prospect Ave. Suite 100
Kansas City, MO 64127

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St. Louis

1731 Larkin Williams Rd.
Fenton, MO 63026

 

 

Minneapolis

10250 Valley View Road, Suite #147
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

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