About JDS


JDS Industries is the world's leading supplier of component parts for awards, promotional products and gifts, sign supplies and many other personalizable products.

Here's our story...

1973

Founded by Darwin and Jane Sletten.

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1990

Scott Sletten becomes part owner.

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Warehouse Openings

  • 1992 - St. Louis, MO
  • 1995 - Visalia, CA
  • 1995 - Houton, TX
  • 1997 - Newark, NJ
  • 1998 - Jacksonville, FL

2008

Sublimation department established.

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Warehouse Openings

  • 2000 - Detroit, MI
  • 2002 - Los Angeles, CA
  • 2003 - Baltimore, MD
  • 2005 - Chicago, IL
  • 2007 - Charlotte, NC
  • 2009 - Dallas, TX

2010

Scott Sletten becomes full owner.

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Warehouse Openings

  • 2011 - Seattle, WA
  • 2013 - Atlanta, GA

2016

Mike May, COO, becomes part owner.

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2017

JDS Sign Supply division was established.

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