Welcome to DLT!
We are pleased that you've come to us to be your supplier. We are proud to be part of the largest wholesale distributor in the world, and we focus on the commercial, residential, automotive, and marine canvas and upholstery trades.
Any questions or concerns about your order please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Our Primary Warehouse Location (we have 19 others, too!)
We are the culmination of many old-time upholstery and trim suppliers that are now one. The most prominent of them are Du Bois Fabrics, Lite Products, The Upholstery Supply Company of Milwaukee, Ohio Valley Upholstery Supply in Owensboro, KY, and Larson Fabrics in Detroit, MI.
We focus on the commercial, residential, automotive, and marine upholstery trades.
1913: The Upholstery Supply Co. (TUSCO) was founded in Milwaukee, WI
1932: Lite Products Corp. was founded in Chicago, IL
1948: Du Bois Fabrics, Inc. was founded in Chicago, IL
1952: Larson Fabrics was founded in Detroit, MI
1952: Ohio Valley Upholstery Supply was founded as part of Murphy Miller Mfg. in Owensboro, KY
1989: Du Bois Fabrics acquired Lite Products
2001: Du Bois Fabrics & Lite Products acquired The Upholstery Supply Co. (TUSCO)
2008: Du Bois Fabrics/Lite Products/TUSCO were acquired by Andrew & Julie Kahn, and renamed DLT Upholstery Supply.
2009: DLT Upholstery Supply acquired Ohio Valley Upholstery Supply
2010: DLT Upholstery Supply acquired Larson Fabrics
2016: After nearly 45 years in Oak Lawn, DLT Upholstery Supply has moved our headquarters to a modern state-of-the-art facility in Warrenville, IL
2019: DLT Upholstery Supply is acquired by and now powered by Keyston Bros., one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors upholstery fabrics and supplies.
Our corporate philosophy is very simple. We treat our customers like they're part of the family. We get you taken care of so that you can get your job done.
The Naugahyde Headquarters!
Du Bois Fabrics - Lite Products - The Upholstery Supply Co. (TUSCO)
Ohio Valley Upholstery Supply - Larson Fabrics