Hayward, CA —
September 1st, 2010.
Seeking to better service dealers and
woodworkers in Eastern Canada, Steel
City Tool Works LLC, announced a strategic distribution alliance with Nordis Distribution at the IWF show in Atlanta. Beginning October
1, Nordis will be handling all elements of Steel
City business in Eastern
Canada which includes; importing, warehousing, distribution and
warranty of the product line.
Nordis Distribution is a new subsidiary of NORMAND who has been
distributing industrial machinery, tools and supplies to the woodworking
industry for over 60 years. 'Nordis will
be dedicated to woodworking dealers only and it will operate out of a state of
the art warehousing and distribution center just outside of Quebec City.' states Andre Normand,
President of Normand Group. According to David
Campagna, Business Development Manager for Nordis, 'This centrally located facility will be a strategic hub in servicing Ontario, Quebec and all Atlantic provinces with Steel City's
'Nordis has all the right
synergies in place to help us get our products out to dealers and woodworkers
much quicker and in a more efficient manner.' says Lucas Chang, President
of Steel City Tool Works LLC, 'We really
believe this partnership will help us grow our brand awareness and market share
in the very competitive Eastern Canadian market place.'
Both parties were excited about their new partnership
and the IWF launch of the new Steel City line of Contractor and
Cabinet saws. These will be available in many different offerings such as;
granite or cast iron table in 1.75HP and 3HP versions. New models launched at
the show will be available for the fall selling season.
To find out more about Steel
City's full line of
woodworking machinery and accessories, visit their website at www.steelcitytoolworks.com or call
1-877-728-6651 for a dealer near you.