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Established in 1929, Shaffer Distributing Company is the oldest, independently owned equipment distributorship in the United States. With corporate headquarters located in Columbus, Ohio, as well as full-service offices located throughout the Midwest in Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis and St. Louis.


Estel “Pops” Shaffer (3rd from left) and his staff, circa 1930's.

Ed, Steve and Estel “Pop” Shaffer attend an annual meeting.

Shaffer Distributing Company accepts Rowe's Distributor of the Year Award.

Scott Shaffer accepts the AAMA’s Distributor of the Year Award in 2009.