Vero Beach Winnelson Opens to Serve Area Plumbing Contractors

Locally-owned company covers Brevard, Indian River, Martin and St. Lucie counties with sales, service

VERO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 17, 2007 - Focusing on exceptional customer service, Vero Beach Winnelson Company has opened to provide plumbing contractors in a four-county area with a complete line of plumbing equipment, parts and accessories.

The counties served are Brevard, Indian River, Martin and St. Lucie.

Locally owned and operated, Vero Beach Winnelson is associated with WinWholesale Inc., one of the nation's largest wholesale distributors.

The company at 2813 Flight Safety Drive in Vero Beach near the Municipal Airport provides counter sales and delivery service. Vero Beach Winnelson carries American Standard bath products, A.O. Smith water heaters, and Moen and Delta fixtures.

"As a locally-owned-and-operated company geared to serve local contractors, we'll do what it takes to help our customers succeed by meeting their needs," said Ralph Litton, Vero Beach Winnelson president and a 25-year plumbing wholesale industry veteran. Along with his business partner, John Carter, Litton said they have more than 50 years of industry experience.

Operating hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The phone number is 772-794-5406 and the fax is 772-567-2431.

There are more than 450 WinWholesale locations across the United States in addition to more than 100 Noland Company branches, mainly in the southeast U.S. Noland Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of WinWholesale.

About WinWholesale Inc.

WinWholesale Inc. (www.winwholesale.com) is a leading supplier of domestic and industrial supplies and materials headquartered in Dayton, Ohio. The privately-held company consists of more than 450 wholesaling corporations in which WinWholesale is an equity partner, and also Noland Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary. Noland is a wholesaler headquartered in Newport News, Va. with more than 100 branches. Collectively, WinWholesale is referred to as "The Win Group of Companies." In the group are companies conducting business-to-business wholesale distribution of plumbing and heating supplies; industrial pipes, valves and fittings; heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment; electrical equipment; electronics; industrial and commercial fastening hardware; waterworks and utility supplies; and domestic, commercial and industrial pumps.