BOCA RATON, FL — Trades websitewww.supplyspot.comrecently went online, offering one-stop shopping for hvacr, plumbing, and mechanical professionals. The site features online purchasing and an integrated remote inventory system, enabling contractors to place orders from trucks or jobsites.

According to the American Suppliers Association, the plumbing and mechanical industries represent $100 billion in sales, only 2% of which is conducted electronically.

“In an industry that is highly paper based and where information is not easily accessible, will revolutionize the way contractors do business by standardizing the quotation process, improving information flow, and removing geographic barriers between buyers and sellers,” said founder L. Michael Hobbs.

Publication date: 09/18/2000