About Us

ABOUT Swanson-Girard

we specialize in providing solutions for all types of foodservice applications

With 175 years of combined experience, we have built a reputation of excellence providing solutions for all segments of foodservice applications including restaurants, chains, institutional and retail.

Our sales staff and inside team are well trained and will work closely with all facets of your project, from consulting and design, to operational instruction for the end-user.

We are a solutions-oriented organization and utilize the most up-to-date technologies available to serve you accurately and expeditiously. It is our goal to exceed your expectations with every encounter.

Solutions & Results


We are a commercial foodservice equipment representative in NC and SC known for representing the finest brands in the foodservice equipment industry. We are a results-driven company that constantly delivers on sales goals for principals, solutions for customers, and quality experiences for all that we encounter. 


Our inside sales team is frequently referred to as the most efficient and knowledgeable in our business. Their experience and know-how that gives them the ability to operate on a very high level. From anticipating customer needs to helping specify equipment with new operators, our inside team has the tools to deliver a first-class experience. Many of them have been with us for over ten years.


Our professional outside sales team is everything you’d want in a sales force. It is the perfect balance between seasoned experience and fresh energy. All of our team members on the outside have a high level of industry experience (in total 120+ years). Territory Managers, a corporate chef, and an Enduser Specialist give us the capability to cover our market very well.

the nicest test kitchen facility in the country

THE lab

Our test kitchen has been referred to by many as “the nicest test kitchen in the country”. It features a 17ft hood with UDS for flexible equipment line ups, stadium seating, large prep area, 4 TV/monitors, HD cameras and audio equipment, it’s the perfect venue for any presentation or seminar.

We host numerous seminars each month and our manufacturers use it to shoot their website videos. The Lab’s studio-like qualities offers many options to present our equipment lines to suit your personal demo.