Welcome to Dean Distributors, Inc.

Dean Distributors, Inc. is a manufacturer of specialty food products focused on the needs of the food industry. Founded in 1952 by Ralph Schulz, we have built a reputation for manufacturing quality products with a dedication to efficiency, while exceeding the needs of our customers.

NutriCare® Beverage Crystals

Entice your residents to drink more fluids with NutriCare Beverage Crystals and reduce costly hospitalizations caused by dehydration. NuriCare Beverage Crystals make it easier to keep your residents healthy and meet state requirements.


FLAVOR-GLOW is the leader in supplying a complete line of specialty food seasonings to the food service industry. Chefs have been using FLAVOR-GLOW to enhance casseroles, gravies, soups and sauces for over 50 years. Only when products have outstanding quality and give superior value, can they withstand this test of time.

Dean Since 1952

We produce a wide range of breakfast syrups and drink syrups to satisfy every taste. Try our smooth, rich, home-style maple syrup and our wide range of great-tasting drink syrups that are easy to store and prepare. Our molasses and corn syrups are also an excellent choice for quality conscious chefs.

Free Beverage Dispensers!Get a free beverage dispenser of your choice with a minimum case purchase of NutriCare® Sugar-Free Beverage Crystals.