Follow Baker's progression from a small privately owned company to a publicly traded national supplier of HVAC/R and Foodservice products
Huey and Horace purchased Savannah Refrigeration and established Baker Bros.
Horace Baker assumes role as President in 1960.
Paul Stewart was named President. Office established on Roselle Street in Jacksonville, Florida.
Sales center operations expand before celebrating our 25th Anniversary.
baker bros. goes public
Baker becomes a publicly traded company. Our first computer mainframe is installed in Jacksonville, Florida.
Our footprint expands to 75 locations in 8 states. Jack Faulkner is named President following the retirement of Paul Stewart.
Baker grows substantially to 96 stores and becomes a Manitowoc Ice distributor leading to a brand new Foodservice Division.
Terry Kelly is named President and we look forward to our 50th Anniversary.
Baker Distributing Co. celebrates its 50th Anniversary.