Gordon Food Service is one of North America's largest broadline food service distributors. It distributes to food service operators from Northern Michigan to Key West, Fla., to National and Regional Chains along the entire East Coast of the United States, and coast to coast in Canada. The company also operates 140 GFS Marketplace retail stores located in Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. Based in Columbus, Ohio, the GFS Marketplace store offers a variety of national brands, restaurant-quality products and serves various customer types, including restaurants, caterers, daycares, schools, churches, families and more. For party planning it keeps a Menu Wizard that helps the customers determine the cost of the menu, the quantity of food to purchase and the number of servings needed for each food type.