Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (Pink Sheets:INTK), an emerging global leader in nanoscience solutions, announced today it has entered into a supplier agreement with Grainger, a national distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products.
The company’s patented Nansulate® energy saving protective coatings are available through Grainger’s catalog, Web site and national branch network.
Founded in 1927, Grainger provides 2 million customers quick, easy access to the products they need to keep their facilities up and running. With 2009 sales of $6.2 billion, Grainger serves businesses and institutions in 153 countries.
“This relationship is a very important and logical next step for Industrial Nanotech,” states Francesca Crolley, VP of Business Development for Industrial Nanotech, Inc. “Since April of 2004, the Nansulate product line has proven itself to be a value added proposition for customers in a wide range of industries and in countries all around the world. This relationship with a company of the size and stature of Grainger immediately expands exponentially the sales, marketing and distribution resources available to increase the exposure for the Nansulate product line and the innovative technology and energy saving benefits that the product offers.”
The Nansulate® product line is well-documented to provide the combined performance qualities of thermal insulation, corrosion prevention, resistance to mold growth, fire resistance, chemical resistance and lead encapsulation in an environmentally safe, water-based, coating formulation.
“Our customers are telling us they’re looking for help making their facilities more energy efficient,” said Fred Costello, Grainger’s Vice President, Product Management. “The Nansulate product line is an excellent example of the types of coatings that businesses and institutions can use to reduce energy costs while protecting equipment from damage.”