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  • Bradford White Supports Philabundance in Fight Against Hunger

    <p>Several employees recently spent time volunteering at the Philabudance hunger relief center in Philadelphia, an organization dedicated to helping families across the region who are facing food insecurity. </p>

  • PVF Roundtable Announces Guest Speaker for Annual Dinner Event

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">The PVF Roundtable is pleased to announce that this year’s guest speaker for its annual dinner meeting is Hall of Famer, Jeff Bagwell.</span> </p>

  • A. O. Smith Foundation Donates $300,000 to Charities in Honor of 150th Anniversary

    <p>Two $150,000 gifts will support Milwaukee, Nashville organizations.</p>

  • First Supply Wins 2024 Top Workplaces Industry Award

    <p>First Supply has announced that it is a 2024 Top Workplaces for Distribution winner.</p>

  • RUFF and Ready to Serve at Braxton Harris Co.

    <p>Braxton Harris is taking a paws-itive new approach to its marketing campaigns, capitalizing on the company's family-owned business structure and the Harris family’s love for their four-legged companions.</p>

  • Mfg. Reps: Show Us Your Mobile Training Truck!

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 500; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">The Wholesaler wants to see your Mfg. Rep Mobile Training Truck that is used to educate contractors, engineers and distributors — and feature it in the September 2024 issue of the magazine! </span></p>

  • United Pipe & Steel Welcomes Gary Lane as West Coast Regional Sales Manager

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Lane will oversee the territories served by the company's Rialto and Stockton, California, distribution centers.</span> </p>

  • Luxury Products Group Hosts First Industry Education Event

    <p>Suppliers and showroom representatives gathered with 25 influential kitchen and bath designers on June 25.</p>

  • Core & Main Announces Executive Leadership Changes

    <p>Core & Main announces changes to its executive leadership team.</p>

  • S&P USA Ventilation Systems Names Jeff Ledsinger National Director of Sales

    <p>Ledsinger will direct S&P USA's domestic sales team.</p>

  • Northeastern Supply Breaks Ground on New Eldersburg, Maryland Site

    <p>Northeastern Supply recently announced the relocation of its Eldersburg, Maryland branch.</p>

  • Moen Celebrates 12-Year Reign as David Weekley Homes Preferred Partner

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Moen is being acknowledged for outstanding customer service and exceptional product offerings as a 2024 National Preferred Partner by David Weekley Homes.</span></p>

  • Northeastern Supply Breaks Ground on New Westminster, Maryland Site

    <p>Northeastern Supply recently announced the relocation of its Westminster, Maryland branch. </p>

  • Victaulic Expands Lawrenceville Foundry

    <p>Victaulic has announced that it will expand its Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania facility to increase production capacity and meet the demands of its North American customer base.</p>

  • ASHRAE Celebrates Creation of Center of Excellence for Building Decarbonization

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">ASHRAE has strengthened its commitment to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the built environment by establishing of its first ever center of excellence.</span> </p>

  • New Heating Units in Boston Luxury Apartment Complex Provide Cost-Effective Comfort

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">QMark MUH-Pro+ and CU900 electric heaters with SmartSeries Plus (SSP) digital BACnet thermostats from Goodyear HVAC Sales proved to be the ideal solution.</span> </p>

  • HARDI Distributors Report 4.1% Revenue Increase in May

    <p>The annual sales growth for the 12 months through May 2024 is an increase of 1.3%. </p>

  • ASHRAE Closes Out Successful Annual Conference in Indianapolis

    <p>The event gathered 2,040 registered HVAC&R and building science professionals and supporters.</p>

  • Joe Morales III of Silverlake Marketing Passes Away

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Joseph "Little Joe" Henry Morales III died on June 25 at the age of 72.</span> </p><br>

  • A Conversation with AD Leadership

    <p><strong>In this installment of the AD Report</strong>, Jeffrey Beall, AD’s president of the PHCP (Plumbing, PVF and HVAC) Business Unit, connected with AD associates to highlight the strength of the behind-the-scenes magic that makes it a great company. </p>

  • Are Noncompete Clauses No Longer Enforceable?

    <p>Since April 23, when the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced its final rule regarding noncompete clauses, I have received numerous calls and emails asking if such clauses are no longer binding and effective. </p>

  • Why Trade Shows?

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">As an industry consultant, my clients are mostly manufacturers marketing their products through electrical, plumbing, HVAC and PVF wholesale distributors. </span></p>

  • Experts Predict Housing Recovery in Late 2024 through 2025

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Economic and real estate experts have forecasted a housing recovery in late 2024 through 2025, delivering good news to plumbing manufacturers, distributors and construction-related trades that serve the housing industry.</span></p>

  • Gorgeous Designer-Inspired Bath Trends Infused with Joy

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Create a joyful space with fixtures and fittings celebrating great design aesthetics. </span></p>

  • Crashing the Legionella Party: Plumbing Design Meets Infection Control

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">More than 40 years after its discovery, it shocks me to say that the number of reported cases of Legionnaires’ Disease in the United States has been rising since 2003. </span></p>

  • ALL IN THE FAMILY

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Holt Supply, a plumbing and HVAC wholesale distributor, was founded in 1972 by John R. Holt and was originally named PHC Supply Co. </span></p>

  • America Strong

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">In March 1864, Capt. Alexander A. Knapp was honorably discharged from the Union Army due to injuries sustained at the Battle of Chickamauga. </span></p>

  • The Advantages of Membership: Renco Sales

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">As we learned about Renco Sales from President Brian Fitzpatrick and Vice President Alice Bihner, the first takeaway was that 2024 marks the company’s 50th year in business. </span></p>

  • A Looming Enterprise Risk

    <p>A leader’s job No. 1 is to identify and navigate what we call enterprise risk. Risk comes in many shapes, sizes and classifications.</p>

  • Metals and Minerals Projects List PVF Among Key Needs

    <p><span style=" font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none;">Pipe, valves and fittings (PVF) play a substantial role in the metals and minerals industry. </span></p>