February 2015

Cranston, R.I. – Taco's popular FloPro Factory Training program will resume this year, with the first class on April 30 to May 1 to take...more...

Racine, Wis. – Trade partners can be more successful and confident in recommending disposers and instant hot water dispensers after completing training at the new...more...

WASHINGTON - On March 24, President Obama vetoed a bill to allow construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

The New York Times reported,...more...

Racine, Wis. – Trade partners can be more successful and
confident in recommending disposers and instant hot water dispensers after
completing training at...more...

AUSTIN, Texas - Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader
in business software solutions for retail, manufacturing, distribution, and
services organizations, today announced that...more...

Geneva, IL - Embassy Group Ltd. announced today that in their ongoing efforts to expand their Waterworks Division, they have added Michigan Pipe & Supply...more...

Londonderry, New Hampshire – Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. has announced the winning entries in its 2nd annual Green Living Awards contest. For 2014 Bosch considered entries...more...

Apple Valley, MN. - Uponor North America (Uponor) is expanding its manufacturing facility in Apple Valley, Minn. beginning late spring 2015, with completion expected by...more...

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. – State Water Heaters will sponsor professional fisherman Scott Ashmore for the 2015 season.

Ashmore, the newest addition

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– Blue Angel Pumps, a professional line of sump and sewage pumps dedicated

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North Andover, Mass. — Watts Water recently held its 2015 National Sales Meeting, where awards were handed out to its sales representatives for superior performance and...more...

LEBANON, TN – Lochinvar has selected the latest monthly winners of the VIP Installation Showcase and the VIP Drawing for the 2014-2015 heating season. Craig...more...

Toronto, Ont. – The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating (CIPH) and the Mechanical

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Lincolnshire, Ill. – Klein Tools, for professionals since 1857, announced its innovative “Buy Now”

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After two successful stagings, Valve World Americas Expo & Conference, will return to the

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SYLMAR, Calif. – Alno, Inc., the makers of fine decorative hardware, mirrors and bath

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Piscataway, N.J. – American Standard Brands announced today the appointment of Michael Marchi to the newly created role of chief operating officer, effective March 2,...more...

The Wholesaler has recently been featured in Industry Edge's inaugural "40 Best Hardware Retail Bloggers List"...more...

Cincinnati, Ohio, and SURREY, British Columbia –  The Wm. Powell Company (Powell Valves) and M.A. Stewart & Sons Ltd. have entered into a formal agreement for M.A....more...

Ambler, Penn – Bradford White recently announced the appointment of Mathew Lewandowski to vice president of operations. Lewandowski will implement, manage and direct all manufacturing and...more...

St. Louis – HD Supply Waterworks announces the promotion of Tony Cammiso to vice president of the Fire Protection division. In this role, Cammiso will assume leadership...more...

Etobicoke, Ont. - The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating (CIPH) and the Mechanical Contractors Association of Canada (MCAC) are extending...more...

Franklin Park, Ill. – Facility Executive Magazine recently announced its 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

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CHICAGO – Owens Corning Insulating Systems, LLC. announced plans to produce high-quality, Fiberglas Pipe Insulation with ASJ custom-fit for Aquatherm

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ROCHESTER, NY – VP Supply continues to add to its size, reach and renowned expertise through recent acquisitions of two

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It was a frigid November morning at Kinnick Stadium as the Iowa Hawkeyes took on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the “Border

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For years, the name Rice has drawn a lot of attention in the world of industrial distribution. And now, it is

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At 80 years old, COOPER is one of the pre-eminent names in valves with a long history of serving the downstream

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When Rich was in college, meals were pretty unexciting. The cafeteria, at the state school (Go Cyclones!), was, pretty much, the

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Recently there has been a lot of talk about what will the showroom of the future look like. I thought I

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By Kevin McGirl

A great sales team is difficult to build but is the cornerstone of a successful business. Motivated, productive

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A full year has come to a close with 2014 posting a 5% increase in total construction spending over the year

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Most sales people love to be active — out in their territories, seeing people, solving problems, putting deals together. This activity

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As the housing market picks up, the recovery has finally caught up to the most important rooms in the house. Good news! The steady stream of bad...more...

Performance measurements do have a way of getting our attention, don’t they?

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Zurn

Announcing the Green Turtle PHIX Media-Based Acid Neutralization System and chemical drainage systems, including neutralization tanks and accessories. Both systems are

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Jaclo

The 16" RAIN MACHINE is available in square or round with 24 finish options. This competitively priced, 1/2" IPS, all-brass

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Franklin Electric Co. Inc.

The enhanced SubDrive family of constant pressure drives provide easier setup and configuration through advanced features and Wi-Fi connectivity for simplified

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Crane Co.

Characterized by simplicity of design, low energy usage and the innovative Wedgetorque operator, Pacific Wedgeplug valves are engineered for severe service applications.

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Bonomi North America

The 100712LF Series sweat-end lead-free brass check valves feature a spring-loaded soft seat for fast action and bubble-tight shutoff at high

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Blue Diamond Pumps Inc.

Condensate pump range uses an identical rotary diaphragm pumping principle that offers consistent reliability. Designed, developed, tooled and assembled in-house. The

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Hutchinson, Kan. – Superior Boiler Technologies Inc., announced that it has acquired the business assets of Triad Boiler Systems based in

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Newport News, Va. – Santa may have some competition this holiday season. Ferguson associates collected more than 6,500 toys for children

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Peachtree City, Ga. — Last year proved to be a banner year for Rinnai America. As one of the top-selling brands

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Houston - Nu Flow, a world leader for inside infrastructure rehabilitation, has relocated its Houston regional office to a more central

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Wilmington, N.C. — W. L. Smith, 87, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 17, 2014.

Smith was the owner of W.L.

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Columbus, Ohio — Carr Supply has opened a new branch in Taylor, Mich., providing high-quality plumbing,HVAC and water service supplies &

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Fort Worth, Texas – Morrison Supply Company, based here, has acquired all assets of Kiva Kitchen & Bath with four showrooms in Southern California and...more...

NEW YORK —Duravit updated its Pro site (pro.duravit.us) with a new set of practical, streamlined features that will prove invaluable to designers and specifiers. In...more...

MIAMI, Fla. —  LAUFEN, Swiss-based designer and manufacturer of high-end bathroom solutions, has joined the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) Specify With Care program. LAUFEN...more...

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) announced the winners of the 2015 NKBA Design Competition at an exclusive awards ceremony at...more...

NORTHBROOK, Ill. - The 4Q14 Baird HVAC, Plumbing & PVF Distribution Survey was published in January. Baird’s Industrial Distribution research team presented the quarterly Baird...more...

Houston — RectorSeal Corp., a leading manufacturer of quality plumbing and HVAC/R products, acquired selected assets and the SureSeal brand

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. – In January, the 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) wrapped its 51st annual show at the Las Vegas Convention Center...more...