Moses Kohl founds M. Kohl Wholesale, a wholesale business on Major St. in the heart of old Toronto, selling tobacco and confectionery.
Irving Frisch becomes partner 13 years after initially joining the company as a salesman/bookkeeper. The company is renamed Kohl & Frisch Limited. Four years later, Moses Kohl retires and sells his interest in the company to Irving Frisch.
Ron Frisch, Irving’s son, joins the company. Nine years later, Ron is named CEO.
Kohl & Frisch goes national by opening distribution centres across Canada. One year later, Kohl & Frisch is honoured as Special Vendor of the Year by Wal-Mart Canada.
Kohl & Frisch acquires AmerisourceBergen Canada Corporation.
Kohl & Frisch, with operations across Canada, celebrates its centennial anniversary.