According to the Internet Advertising Report, there are 138 million Internet users in the United States. Online spending topped $1.3 billion in 2002. As experts predict that both of these numbers will increase this year, it’s no wonder that having a Web presence is becoming more of a priority for many HVACR contractors.
It is unlikely that any Lennox Industries dealers will complain about a lack of communication between themselves and the corporate office — at least, that’s the goal of the folks who designed the Internet tool DaveNet.
Why would a dealer scrap the traditional distribution/retail channel of buying from an HVACR distributor? That is the question that still lingers in the minds of business owners who try to find a way to make an Internet presence compatible with their traditional business model.
From schools and shopping malls to archives and federal buildings, indoor air quality (IAQ) systems are becoming more sophisticated and widely applied. In particular, UV lights and specialty filters are finding more diverse applications.