MORSCO Names Mike Swedick President, Plumbing Division

Fort Worth, TX – (March 28, 2017) – MORSCO, Inc. (“MORSCO”), a Fort Worth, Texas-based distributor of commercial and residential plumbing products; heating and cooling equipment (HVAC); pipe, valves and fittings (PVF); and underground utility products, has named Mike Swedick President of the company’s Plumbing Division.

MORSCO, a portfolio company of global private equity firm Advent International (“Advent”), is one of the fastest growing companies in its industry with 170+ branch locations, more than $1.7 billion in sales and more than 2,500 associates in ...

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Fortiline Waterworks Opens Branch in Austin, Texas

Fortiline Waterworks (Fortiline), one of the largest waterworks distributors in the United States, announced today it has opened a new location in Austin, Texas. With this new branch, Fortiline now has 49 distribution branches in 13 states.

Permanently located at 611 E Braker Lane, Austin, Texas  78753, the new branch will be temporarily located at 2700 CR 172, Round Rock, Texas, 78681, for approximately 90 days.

“We have been looking to open a location in Austin for some time, to help us more quickly serve customers north of our San Antonio branch,...

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Fortiline Waterworks and Farnsworth Wholesale Company Now Operating Under One Roof in Mesa, AZ and Peoria, AZ Locations

Fortiline Waterworks Expands Into New Market With Farnworth Wholesale Partnership

[Mesa, AZ – (February 1, 2017)] – Farnsworth Wholesale Company (“Farnsworth”) and Fortiline Waterworks (“Fortiline”) are now operating under one roof in Mesa and Peoria, Arizona. The new locations will be Fortiline’s first entry into the Arizona market, contiuing its westward expansion. The two branches are located at 4863 E. Ingram St., Mesa, AZ 85205 and 8051 W. Olive Ave...

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Fortiline Waterworks Opens Branch in Helotes, TX

Converting From Morrison Supply Company, The New Fortiline Branch Will Provide the San Antonio Region With Additional Waterworks Offerings

Helotes, TX – (January 19, 2017) – Fortiline Waterworks (Fortiline), one of the largest waterworks distributors in the United States, is now open in Helotes, TX, replacing Morrison Supply Company’s waterworks branch at 10850 Leslie Road, Helotes, TX 78023. With this new branch, Fortiline now has 45 distribution branches in 12 states.

“We have plans to expand in a number of areas this cale...

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Farnsworth Wholesale Company Celebrates 20th Annual Steak Fry

Four Farnsworth Locations Fry Over 2,300 Steaks For Annual Customer Appreciation Event

[Tucson, AZ – January 9, 2017] – During December 13th through 19th Farnsworth Wholesale Company held their 20th Annual Steak Fry at its Tucson, Peoria, Pima, Phoenix and Ingram, AZ locations, with over 2,300 attendees total. Farnsworth, a leader in the Arizona plumbing supply industry, hosts an annual Steak Fry to show their appreciation for all its customers, vendors and associates. In addition to providing gu...

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