About Us

Thank you for your interest in International Restaurant Distributors, Inc. We hope our website will be helpful in selecting your new restaurant equipment.

IRD is a family business and a Florida Corporation in good standing since 1984. As we approach our 30th year, our team members each bring something special to the company: restaurant industry knowledge, equipment expertise, a strong business sense, and a flair for creativity. Our business has grown immensely over the past 28 years and is stronger than ever. Our movement into new market segments is fueling new and exciting growth, worldwide.

We enjoy a strong relationship with over 200 of the best known manufacturers of commercial foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States. We also provide you, our Customer, with unequaled purchasing power through our membership in the NAFED buying group, our Cash n’ Carry Store and warehouse inventory with over $1,000,000.00 in foodservice equipment and supplies.

From our early days with key national accounts, we continue to treat our Customers as our family. Our Customers turn to IRD for their equipment & installation needs from complete new store packages to total store re-models, from kitchen and refrigeration equipment to furnishings and smallwares.

Our worldwide business has grown over the years to include franchisees of many restaurant chains, as well as many local independent restaurants.

We have also completed foodservice equipment projects in Hotels, Retirement Centers, Specialty Markets, “C” stores, Convention Centers, Arenas, Schools k-12, Colleges / Universities, Correctional Facilities and Airports, as well as the Kennedy Space Center.

Our Family, along with our IRD Team Members, looks forward to working with you on all your equipment & supply requirements. No matter how small or large your project let IRD become one of your “Keys to Success”.

The entire IRD Team is truly committed to your prosperity by providing you with all the attention you deserve today and for generations to come.

Michael Schutz, CEO

Robert C. Schutz (Jan 23, 1928 - Oct 24, 2009)Co-Founder

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Astro Blender only $569.00! Great deal!
Server EZ Topper just $515.00! Quality!

Astro Blender: Easy to operate, get the great mix every time!
Server EZ Topper: Dual dispensing nozzles give you hot topping on demand!
EZ-Store Chafer: $39.00 Great Deal!
Food Service Trays: $30.00 Serve your food with a splash of color!

EZ-Store Chafer 8 qt Capacity!
Food Service Trays: Reusable and vibrant, a great solution for service!

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