Our Approach

Greater America Distributing works hard every day to keep our operators productive. Our award winning service, parts inventory and equipment stock give us the flexibility to help solve your vending route issues, make money with pinball games and create excitement with new games to increase profitability.

Our Story

Greater America Distributing (GAD Vending) is your premier marketer of vending equipment and amusement games in Mid America.  The company has been operating for over 30 years with offices in Omaha, Nebraska; Kansas City, Missouri; and Grimes, Iowa, a suburb of Des Moines.

Greater America Distributing represents all the leading brands of vending equipment. Support for these quality vending machines includes sales, parts, repair services and technical support.   Our sales personnel have many years of experience with all types of vending equipment including snacks, refrigerated combo’s, cold drink and coffee machines.  We design micro markets and break rooms to maximize employee comfort and/or for public use.

Greater America Distributing also offers entertainment solutions for your business or home. GAD Vending sells pinball machine, claw games, Golden Tee Live, electronic darts, digital jukeboxes plus many other games. We sell and support these games with parts, repair services and technical support.

All our equipment is supported with the latest cash and cashless payment systems. And, GAD Vending is a Midwest expert in ATM machine placement.

Greater America Distributing is here to meet all your vending and game needs for your business or your home.

Mission

Our mission is to keep our customers’ equipment in top performance. So our route operators don’t have failures, broken equipment or lose a key day of vending, gaming or ATM usage. GAD Vending knows a daily loss of revenue can be make or break to a route operation. We work for customers to optimize floor space usage. The restaurant, bar and retail businesses must all capitalize on floor space profitability.  A commercial business needs efficient break room vending and micromarkets to satisfy employees. GAD Vending knows how to maximize floor space ROI.

Our mission is simply great customer care. That’s why we go the extra step and accredit with the Better Business Bureau. Tells, you, our potential customer of vending equipment for a full break room to a homeowner buying a cool, used pinball machine that we are in business for the long term.

Meet the Team

Our team is only as good as the knowledge we bring to you. Our sales and service team has an average tenure of over 10 years with GAD Vending.

Mike Dobel

President

An active business owner at Greater America Disturbing, Mike has a background in banking, finance and business ownership. He brings to the team leadership and stability that translates to long standing employees that care about the customer. 

Mike is active in the Omaha business community sitting on boards and mentoring new business owners in the vending business. Contact Mike if you have questions how to start your own business in the vending and game machine business.

Larry Bailey

Vice President

A strong background in operations, accounting and finance. Larry has experience running and managing distribution companies.

Larry has the ability to answer questions about how a new vending machine business operator sets up the operational side of their new business. Larry works with vending and ATM operators in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and South Dakota.

Next Steps…

Want more information on how to start a business as a vending route operator? Need a better game room in your bar? Think an ATM would be a great addition to your business entry? Your current distributor doesn’t have the parts in stock to fix your vending machines? Or, just looking for a used pinball machine for your basement man cave?

Call Greater America Distributing for all your vending and entertainment equipment needs.