John Carrier, President of industrial supplies leader Reid Supply Company, announced the company showcased a variety of new products at the International Manufacturing Technology Show, including new industrial clamps and floor dryers.
Online PR News – 21-September-2010 – – MUSKEGON, MI – Reid Supply, a leading distributor of industrial supplies, recently unveiled several new industrial products at the prestigious 2010 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago. The Reid Supply booth at the show, which ran from September 13th through the 18th, featured products ranging from new styles of industrial clamps to newly developed floor dryers.
"IMTS was the ideal place for us to touch base with our current customers and make new connections. We've been supplying tens-of-thousands of industrial products, including industrial apparel and safety equipment, to industrial manufacturers since 1948. Many of our most valued customers look forward to visiting our booth at IMTS each year to say hello and look at a variety of the new products we will are offering," explains John Carrier, President of Reid Supply (http://www.reidsupply.com).
Greg Palmer, Reid Supply's Director of Marketing, stresses that the company's commitment to quality and constantly evolving product line is designed to meet their customers' rapidly changing industrial product needs.
"At IMTS, we showcased a variety of our very large selection of industrial products.. We're proud to offer tens-of-thousands of industry standard, as well as, unique and hard-to-find industrial products. We have an extensive catalog with over 900 pages of products, and our website, ReidSupply.com, features thousands of additional items," says Palmer.
While participating at IMTS, Reid Supply also showcased its library of free CAD drawings and demonstrated a new CAD viewer now available on the company website at ReidSupply.com. The company has put together detailed CAD drawings of most of its products. Currently, more than 90% of its industrial products can be found in a free online CAD library. "These drawings have been found to be incredibly valuable to engineers in just about every industry and can also be used by students to further their understanding of Computer Aided Drafting," adds Palmer.
Reid Supply displayed new industrial products in several categories, including Clamps and Workholding; Fasteners and Hardware; Maintenance, Repair and Operations; Bearings and Power Transmission; Knobs, Handles and Hand Wheels; and Safety.
Reid Supply Company's 900 page, 2010-2011 print catalog was distributed at the IMTS booth with an even more extensive line-up of industrial products. Industrial products are available in a variety of categories, including Tooling Components, Leveling Devices and Vibration Control, Pneumatics and Hydraulics, Industrial Apparel and Footwear, Shipping and Packaging Supplies, and much more.
"At the show, we found time and again that visitors to our booth were impressed with our website and readily available library of free CAD drawings. We consider our participation at IMTS this year a huge success. It gave Reid Supply the opportunity to showcase newly developed products and also interact directly with show visitors to help them find the most effective industrial solutions," concludes Carrier.
About Reid Supply Company:
Reid Supply Company was founded in 1948 and is currently a leading distributor of industrial supplies throughout the United States and in over 57 other countries. The company offers outstanding customer service and a full stock of standard, as well as difficult to find industrial products. Reid Supply is proud to offer downloadable free CAD drawings of over 90% of its cataloged industrial parts inventory as well as extensive Resource Guides for manufacturers.