DAYTON, Ohio, March 29, 2012 - WinWholesale, one of the nation's largest distributors, has named five suppliers in different industries as a 2011 Vendor of the Year. The winners received the awards at the 2012 WinWholesale Annual Meetings and Vendor Showcase March 13 in Nashville from Monte Salsman, chief operating officer, and Eddie Gibbs, vice president, vendor relations.

The five suppliers and WinWholesale industries are:

  • A.O. Smith Corporation, plumbing
  • Encore Wire Corporation, electrical
  • McWane Valve and Hydrant Group, waterworks
  • Southwark Mfg. Co., HVAC
  • Victaulic, industrial

CAPE CORAL, Fla., March 16, 2010 " Focusing on exceptional products and customer service, Noland Company has opened a location in Cape Coral to provide NuTone Heating and Cooling Products and installation supplies to contractors from Cape Coral to Port Charlotte, including Fort Myers.

Noland Company, a leading plumbing, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) distributor mainly in the Southeast, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of WinWholesale Inc., one of the largest distributors in the U.S.

The new company has counter sales and delivery service for HVAC contractors in new construction, remodeling and replacement work. It's co-located with Noland's plumbing products operation at 1316 SE 10th St. in Cape Coral and has a showroom with three 5-ton heat pump systems on the floor providing environmental comfort to the facility.