Rheem Acquires DEJONG

Rheem Acquires DEJONG

Rheem Acquires DEJONG Acquisition will accelerate growth and expansion for European manufacturer and expand product offerings for the Rheem Family of Brands. Rheem® has acquired DEJONG, a leading, independent manufacturer and supplier of stainless-steel hot water...
ASA Reacts to DOE Reversal on Showerheads

ASA Reacts to DOE Reversal on Showerheads

ASA Reacts to DOE Reversal on Showerheads ASA applauds DOE reversal of weakened showerhead standards. 2.5-gpm rule again applies to fixtures with more than one showerhead. The U.S. Department of Energy has officially reversed weakened showerhead standards adopted in...
Boshart Acquires Simmons

Boshart Acquires Simmons

Boshart Acquires Simmons The Boshart Group demonstrates ongoing commitment to the water well industry with the acquisition of Simmons Manufacturing. Boshart Group CEO Jeremy Kuepfer and his team have announced the acquisition of Simmons Manufacturing, a Georgia-based...
Winsupply Acquires Distributor in Dallas, Fort Worth

Winsupply Acquires Distributor in Dallas, Fort Worth

Winsupply Acquires Distributor in Dallas, Fort Worth Winsupply has acquired both locations of H2O Supply, a wholesale distributor with locations in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. Winsupply Inc., a large distributor in the plumbing, heating and cooling industry, has...
Made in America – Charlotte Pipe and Foundry

Made in America – Charlotte Pipe and Foundry

Made in America Charlotte Pipe and Foundry – by Lynne Brandon Charlotte Pipe is an American owned and operated company that has been in business for 120 years and manufacturers both cast iron and plastic pipes and fittings entirely in the U.S.A. The company is in the...
Caleffi Earns Award

Caleffi Earns Award

Caleffi Earns Award Caleffi North America’s office renovation was recognized as a Top Project of 2020 Caleffi North America’s office renovation project was recently awarded Top Projects of 2020. Selected by industry professionals appointed by The Daily Reporter, a...
AIM/R Inducts Bill Near into Hall of Fame

AIM/R Inducts Bill Near into Hall of Fame

AIM/R Inducts Bill Near into Hall of Fame Bill Near was posthumously inducted into AIM/R Hall of Fame at this year’s Annual Conference. The Association of Independent Manufacturers’ Representatives (AIM/R) posthumously inducted Bill Near into the AIM/R Hall of Fame at...
RWC Acquires EZ-FLO

RWC Acquires EZ-FLO

RWC has acquired EZ-FLO International, makers of EZ-FLO™ and Eastman™ Products. The acquisition expands the RWC portfolio of product solutions, strengthens their supply chain capabilities, and increases their distribution footprint.

Midland Industries Acquires Century Brass

Midland Industries Acquires Century Brass

Midland Industries has announced the acquisition of Century Brass Products. Century Brass is a distributor of primarily machined brass fittings and valves to the plumbing industry across the United States.

Infrastructure Bill Passes

Infrastructure Bill Passes

Infrastructure Bill Passes – by Lynne Brandon The historic Infrastructure Bill has passed. What does that mean for the industry? It was a big week in Washington when the long-awaited infrastructure bill was passed on November 5, 2021. The historic Infrastructure bill...
New Noritz Support and Parts Website

New Noritz Support and Parts Website

New Noritz Support and Parts Website Noritz has launched a new website to speed product information searches and online purchases. The site offers professionals and homeowners increased convenience and accessibility to vital product information and allows quicker...
IAPMO Awarded Grant to Increase Exports

IAPMO Awarded Grant to Increase Exports

IAPMO Awarded Grant to Increase Exports IAPMO has been awarded their second U.S. Department of Commerce grant with the goal of increasing U.S. exports and creating jobs. The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®), publisher of the...
A. O. Smith Acquires Giant

A. O. Smith Acquires Giant

A. O. Smith Acquires Giant By acquiring Giant Factories, Inc., a Canadian water heater manufacturer, A. O. Smith will expand their presence in Canada. Global water technology company A. O. Smith Corporation has announced that it has acquired Giant Factories, Inc., a...
ASPE 2021 Breaks Attendance Record

ASPE 2021 Breaks Attendance Record

ASPE 2021 Breaks Attendance Record The 2021 ASPE Tech Symposium, held in San Diego, September 23-26, had an all-time high attendance. The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) held the 2021 Tech Symposium at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley September...
Bradford White’s Matt Kozak receives AIM/R Golden Eagle Award

Bradford White’s Matt Kozak receives AIM/R Golden Eagle Award

Bradford White’s Matt Kozak receives AIM/R Golden Eagle Award The Golden Eagle Award was presented to Matt Kozak, Vice President of Sales at Bradford White, at this year’s AIM/R Conference in San Diego. Matt Kozak, Vice President of Sales at Bradford White, was...
Videos from Service World Expo 2021

Videos from Service World Expo 2021

Videos from Service World Expo 2021 Southern PHC traveled to Louisville, KY to attend Service World Expo 2021, the industry’s first major in-person event of the year. Service World Expo 2021 was held in Louisville, KY, September 21-24, 2021. The event gave...
Equipment Sales Still Strong

Equipment Sales Still Strong

Equipment Sales Still Strong Dan Singer, Co-President of Robison, Says Equipment Sales Still Going Strong Post Pandemic A boom in the sale of home improvement products that began at the start of the pandemic last year appears to still be going strong, according to Dan...
Service World Expo is Next Week

Service World Expo is Next Week

Service World Expo is Next Week Service World Expo returns in person September 21 – 24, 2021 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky. Service World Expo returns in person NEXT WEEK – September 21-24, 2021 – in Louisville, KY....
Caleffi Partners with The Socha Company

Caleffi Partners with The Socha Company

Caleffi Partners with The Socha Company Caleffi has announced The Socha Company announced as a new representative. Caleffi North America, a manufacturer of innovative plumbing and hydronic products, has announced The Socha Company as its representative for the State...