The Nashville Originals affiliate program offers memberships to qualified local suppliers—the companies that help our members thrive, because great restaurants are only as good as their supporters. Learn more about affiliate qualifications and levels of membership HERE.

If you or your business is interested in becoming an affiliate member, please contact us at INFO@NASHVILLEORIGINALS.COM or reach out to one of our member restaurants—we’re excited to partner with you!

Continue reading to see our current Nashville Originals affiliates…

Affiliate Partners

Sysco Nashville

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Founded in 1859, Sysco Nashville, a subsidiary of the Sysco Corporation, is the largest broadline food service distributor in Tennessee. With a goal to be the supplier of choice, Sysco Nashville has grown to serve a customer base of more than 4,000 and supplies everything from fresh produce to high-quality meats and seafood. The mission of Sysco Nashville is to deliver customers what they want, when they want it and at a good price. Learn more about Sysco Nashville here.

American Towel

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American Towel & Rental Service Inc. is an independently owned and operated commercial linen supplier located in West Nashville. We specialize in superior quality with handling processes that give our products a personal touch.  We invest in American manufactured products and we are proud to be a company that isn’t around the Nation, but just around the corner in Nashville. With custom linen programs that will exceed your expectations, let American Towel come to your rescue. Learn more about American Towel here.

Robins Insurance Agency, Inc.

Robins Insurance AgencyRobins Insurance Agency, Inc. has extensive expertise tailored to bars and restaurants, and we understand the unique insurance issues that can arise in the hospitality industry.  By representing the nation’s best insurance providers, we’re able to offer solutions for your wide-ranging requirements. And we back our quality coverage with personalized, attentive service. That’s why, since we opened our doors in 1976, we’ve been known as one of the most successful independent insurance and risk management organizations in Middle Tennessee. Learn more about Robins Insurance Agency here.

Chappell, Smith & Associates, Inc. 


CS&A Insurance combines one of the most knowledgeable teams of insurance professionals with the insurance industry’s most respected underwriting companies. As an independent agency, we work for you, not the insurance company. We are on your side when you have a loss. Since we represent a carefully selected group of financially sound, reputable companies, we are able to offer you the right protection at the most competitive price. Learn more about CS&A Insurance here.

Poached Jobs

With a turnover rate of over 70%, employers in the hospitality industry are all too  familiar with the major challenges associated with staffing their restaurants, hotels and bars. Poached Jobs, a job board specifically for the restaurant industry, streamlines the entire hiring process for both restaurateurs and job applicants. Starting in 2012 in Portland and Seattle, the site saw tremendous success and quickly expanded nationally, arriving in Nashville earlier this year. Learn more about Poached Jobs here.

Affiliate Sponsors

Springer Mountain Farms

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For the healthiest and happiest chickens in the business, many Nashville Originals restaurants rely on Springer Mountain Farms. A family-owned business, Springer Mountain Farms was the first poultry company in America to be certified by the American Humane Association for the humane treatment of their chickens, which are fed a pesticide-free vegetarian diet without the use of antibiotics, growth stimulants or hormones on their farm in Baldwin, Ga. Learn more about Springer Mountain Farms here.


Toast is an all-in-one, integrated restaurant point of sale system, offering online ordering, loyalty programs, gift cards and more in one package. The Toast system also provides restaurant owners with real-time reporting that can be accessed anywhere, at any time. Plus, it’s all customized to the location (or locations), configured to the restaurant’s unique needs. Learn more about Toast here.

Waste Tech Services, Inc.


Located in Franklin, Waste Tech is a trash brokering company that has formed partnerships with waste service providers, and has proven to be an invaluable asset to its customers. Waste Tech has built a nationwide co-op of thousands of clients that allows them to leverage buying power to save their clients money. Learn more about Waste Tech Services, Inc. here.

Affiliate Members


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OrderUp helps Nashville restaurants connect with delivery customers through its interactive mobile restaurant discovery, food ordering, and delivery platform.  OrderUp’s local team takes a hands-on approach and provides restaurants partners with the technological and marketing support they need to produce new customers and incremental revenue. Learn more about OrderUp here.

Pye-Barker Fire & Safety, Inc.

The largest privately held integrated fire protection company in the Southeast, Pye-Barker was founded in Atlanta in 1946 with the mission to make their customers’ safety their top priority. Founded in 1946, the company offers full-service fire protection to many Nashville businesses. Learn more about their services and contact the Nashville location by following the link here.