Rapids Wholesale Equipment


Contract # 18.8-SWE (MN) Contract # 18.7-SWE (ND)
Rapids Wholesale Equipment offers smallwares and large equipment for your agency’s kitchen.

Member Benefits

  • Discount structure
    • More than 200 deeply discounted items (original bid)
    • 5% discount on the full catalog (items outside the original bid)
    • When ordering any single item over $1,000 receive an additional 5% on items less than $1,000, in that same order
    • Some exceptions apply such as sales items and items in the original bid
  • Some discounts will be applied after the order is submitted. 
  • Any members doing remodels or new builds will have access to our kitchen design team at no additional cost to them. 
  • Rapids has access to nearly all commercial foodservice equipment which includes items not in our catalog and we will be happy to get you a quote on those as well.

How to Order

Call or email Nick Schmitt at 319-373-7296 or [email protected] to get an account set up on www.rapidswholesale.com.

On Express

• If you’re on www.purchasingconnection.org – log in or register for the Express online marketplace on the right-hand side of the page
• If you’re logged in on Express – go to the upper right hand corner of the page and click “Search Catalog” to start shopping or click “Shop on supplier site” to shop from Rapids Wholesale’s online store.
• If your school uses SMART or Skyward, Express might already be a vendor for your school or could be added as a vendor. For more information, click here.

Please reference Contract #18.8-SWE for MN or Contract #18.8-SWE for ND

$10 shipping charge on orders less than $50. Orders over $50 will ship free freight.
Some exceptions apply:

  • Items marked "Clearance", or "Sale", may be excluded
  • Chemicals that ship HAZMAT are excluded
  • Furniture, furniture components and furniture sets are excluded
  • Custom-built, made to order and some oversized products may be excluded.

Ask for details: 319-373-7296 or 319-373-7295. -Liftgate service or any other special delivery services are excluded

Company Profile
Established in 1936, Rapids is a family-owned, full-service dealership that provides foodservice equipment and supplies, along with comprehensive design/consultation services and facility management, to a wide spectrum of customers throughout the United States. Using a combination of experience, technology, and innovation, the professionals at Rapids can deliver solutions for every situation and budget.

Supplier Information

Contract Information

Contract Term05/22/2018 - 06/30/2022
CategoriesFood & Kitchen Supplies
Health & First Aid