CDS News

October 13, 2017 - The company is fully committed to making sure our distributors have the products they need to get their businesses fully operational again.

February 27, 2017 - CDS announces its e-commerce website features a $1 million guaranteed extended secure website validation to keep customer data secure.

August 25, 2014 - Central Distribution Reports it is "Business As Usual" after 6.0 earthquake shook Bay Area.

April 15, 2014 - Central Distribution System announced security updates to its Web site ( - an ecommerce portal containing thousands of products for its commercial distributors. To provide customers with the highest assurance when transacting on the website, the website features a SSL Certificate that comes along with 'https' in the Web site address, a closed padlock symbol in the browser window and an added $1 million guaranteed extended secure website validation from Network Solutions.

November 12, 2012 - Central Distribution System (CDS Advantage), a leading wholesale distribution company providing a broad range of products and services for distributors of products to the commercial cleaning, foodservice, industrial, medical and safety marketplace, today announced the introduction of its new Website ( and e-commerce portal containing thousands of products exclusively for its commercial distribution customers.

January 2, 2012 - Central Distribution System (CDS Advantage) has completed the expansion of its solar power generation system. The 36.3 kW rooftop system is one of the largest for a company of its kind. The South San Francisco, California based company now generates over 100 percent of its electricity from solar power.

February 1, 2011 - Central Distribution System (CDS Advantage) is pleased to announce the installation and activation of a ChargePoint Charging Station at its South San Francisco headquarters.

June 3, 2010 - Central Distribution System (CDS Advantage) is extremely pleased to announce that it was awarded LEED-EB Gold designation for its headquarters which includes its office, warehouse and parking complex located in South San Francisco, California.

A Few Of The Product Lines We Offer

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  • ACS Industries Inc.

    Professional non-woven abrasive products, brooms, brushes and mops.

    Core Products
    Company, Inc.

    Professional specialty cleaning products.


    Battery power products.

  • Carlisle

    Food Service and Sanitary Maintenance Products.

    Dart Manufacturing

    Single-use products for the foodservice industry.


    Professional window cleaning and maintenance equipment.

  • Carroll Company

    Quality institutional cleaning and maintenance chemicals.


    Products for the foodservice and healthcare industries.

    First Aid Only

    First aid and emergency preparedness supplies.

  • Claire Manufacturing

    Top-quality aerosol products for the sanitary supply industry.

    Earth to Earth Pack

    Compostable and biodegradable foodservice packaging.


    Feminine hygiene products, air care systems & washroom accessories.

  • Impact Products

    Cleaning, maintenance and safety supplies.

    ITW Dymon

    Industrial specialty chemicals and marking products.

    Kutol Products

    Hand hygiene and skin care products as well as soap dispensing systems.

  • Procter & Gamble

    Personal care, professional cleaning and laundry detergent products.

    Jofel Industrial

    Dispensing systems for industrial hygiene products.

    Maintenance Pro

    Products for janitorial, industrial, food service and commercial use.

  • Republic Bag

    Polyethylene extruded film products.

    Kimberly-Clark Professional

    Commercial washroom products, industrial wiping products and safety products.


    Mops, handles, brooms, brushes and other maintenance equipment products.

  • Rochester Midland Corporation

    Restroom care programs and personal care products.

    Konie Cups International

    High quality conical paper cups.

    Nilodor, Inc.

    Professional odor neutralization products.

  • Stoko Skin Care

    Personal care, professional cleaning and laundry detergent products.


    Food service, sanitary maintenance, waste handling, material transport, washroom and safety equipment.


    Commercial vacuums and related vacuum products.

  • Technical Concepts

    Food service, sanitary maintenance, waste handling, material transport, washroom and safety equipment.