About Us

Founded in 2001, DSTOK Clearance Brokers has been at the forefront of the distressed and short-dated stock industry for over two decades. We specialize in acquiring surplus, distressed, and short-dated stock, and redistributing it to discount retailers and wholesalers across Australia & New Zealand.

Our Mission

We have been on the forefront of the war on food waste and a pioneer in providing high-quality products at unbeatable prices, helping our clients maximize their profit margins while minimizing waste. We understand the value of every product, no matter its condition or shelf life, and we strive to find the perfect market for each item.

Our Team



  • A 40+ year career in retail and retail services.
  • 1979 to 1997 with Franklins, at the time Australia’s 3rd largest supermarket chain, Mark commenced as a trainee buyer and worked through to become Merchandise Manger with responsibilities covering all areas of buying and marketing, culminating with the last three years representing the merchandise team at Board level and managing key supplier relationships.
  • Former member of the Brands on Show Merchandising Services establishment team and their former General Manager of Business Development (1998 – 2001).
  • Established dstok.com in 2002.


  • Studied a business degree at Frank Phillips University in Texas, USA.
  • Recently completed a 2 month secondment working in a discount customers retail store and warehouse.


  • Recently returned from playing professional Baseball for the last 5 years with the St. Louis Cardinals Organisation.
  • Joined DSTOK in 2020 in a minor part time roll