ACHRNEWS

FYI: Wholesale-distribution

May 12, 2000

R.E. Michel

The R.E. Michel Co. Inc. (Glen Burnie, MD) has announced the opening of three new branch locations in Alexandria, VA; Charleston, SC; and Massena, NY. This gives the company 124 locations in 15 Mid-Atlantic, Northeast, and Southern states.

R.E. Michel

Also, R.E. Michel announced that, on December 2, the company reached the quarter-billion dollar sales mark for the first time in its 65-year history.

Barnett

Barnett Inc. (Jacksonville, FL) announced the opening of a new warehouse in Phoenix, AZ. The 30,000-sq-ft distribution center will include a showroom.