MDV is recognized as one of the premier worldwide grocery distributors; providing service to both CONUS and OCONUS commissaries and exchanges. We are Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia and have state of the art facilities strategically located across the United States. Check our service area map for a complete view of all locations serviced by MDV.

A qualified Full-Line Food Service Distributor for Institutional Feeding, MDV has a proven track record in supporting each and every customer with what they need across the spectrum of the Food Service Industry. We have always targeted service levels and support services that are superior to industry standards.

MDV has always been on the cutting edge and is recognized as the first to market with new technology, support services and the highest overall fill rates in the industry. We support DIBS-FDS, DIBS-DOORS, DSD-DTI, Cross-Dock and are fully EDI compliant with our trading partners.

MDV is a division of SpartanNash.


SpartanNash (Nasdaq: SPTN) is a Fortune 400 company whose core businesses include distributing grocery products to a diverse group of independent and chain retailers, its corporate-owned retail stores and U.S. military commissaries and exchanges; as well as premier fresh produce distribution and fresh food processing. SpartanNash serves customer locations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, Europe, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Bahrain, Djibouti and Egypt.

Through our MDV military division, SpartanNash is a leading distributor of grocery products to U.S. military commissaries.

SpartanNash is also a grocery retailer – with a family of more than 155 supermarkets, operating primarily under the banners of Family Fare Supermarkets, Martin’s Super Markets, D&W Fresh Market, VG’s Grocery, Dan’s Supermarket and Family Fresh Market – as well as a value-added wholesale distributor, supplying independent locations throughout the country. We leverage our expertise as a retailer to make us a better wholesale food distributor, sharing our knowledge as part of our company’s value-added services.

Our vision is to be a best-in-class business that feels local, where relationships matter. Giving back is part of that commitment. In 2017, SpartanNash donated 5.4 million pounds of food to help fight hunger and supported the communities we serve through our corporate giving initiatives and volunteer efforts.