Restaurant Depot is a one-stop broad line wholesaler for savings, selection and service. The company is in business purely to supply the needs of the food service industry. Membership is free, but the company is not open to the public. All a customer needs to do to become a member is show proof of a Certificate of Authority or proof that they represent a nonprofit organization. Former restaurant owners, chefs and food service specialists who can relate to restaurant issues and help solve problems staff the company s locations. The company sells a range of fresh meat and produce, chicken and pork and frozen products, as well as dry groceries, paper supplies, cleaning supplies, beverages and equipment. Restaurant Depot has locations throughout the United States, including Chelsea, Mass.