Winston-Salem Winnelson Opens to Serve Region Plumbing Contractors

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 10, 2007 - WinWholesale, one of the nation's largest wholesale distributors, today announced that Winston-Salem Winnelson Company has opened to provide plumbing contractors in the Triad Region with a complete line of plumbing equipment, parts and accessories. The company's service area also extends west to the Yadkin Valley.

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

The company, located at 300 Perimeter Point Boulevard in Winston-Salem, provides counter sales and delivery service. It also has two unique warehouse drive-in bays for loading purchases in customer vehicles. Winston-Salem Winnelson carries American Standard bath products, Moen and Delta fixtures, Charlotte pipe and Jacuzzi hot tubs.

"We intend to be the region's premier plumbing supply wholesaler with an extensive inventory and the staff expertise to provide a competitive advantage to our contractor customers." said Beth Waddell, Winston-Salem Winnelson president and a 22-year industry veteran.

Operating hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.The phone number is 336-767-3845 and the fax is 336-767-3848.

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.