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Bert Warner brings more than 20 years of industry experience to PERC with a focus on efficient and sustainable solutions The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has hired Bert Warner as its director of commercial business development. Warner will lead initiatives to increase propane awareness and execute market strategies that support propane-powered equipment and Read more

Cutting-edge greenfield plant produces STERLING brand bathing and showering products to meet growing demand and enhance customer experience Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath products headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, officially opened the doors to its new manufacturing facility in Casa Grande, Arizona, with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting event hosted by company leadership. Among Read more

By Tim Burge Recent insights from Bloomberg and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics highlight a pressing issue within the U.S. economy: a notable shortage of skilled tradespeople, especially plumbers, leading to significant service delays and broader economic concerns. This shortfall is not confined to plumbing alone but spans across all trades, including installation, maintenance Read more

Malco Tools, one of the nation’s leading solution developers and manufacturers of a variety of high-quality tools for the HVAC and building construction trades, has been named a 2024 Minnesota Manufacturing Award winner from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. For the second time since 2018, Malco has been named Manufacturer of the Year in the medium-sized Read more

CPVC is the only residential plumbing material that is immune to degradation or corrosion from exposure to chlorinated drinking water. CPVC is even unaffected by drinking water treated with aggressive methods that can increase the likelihood of premature failure in PEX and copper systems such as chlorine dioxide and chloramines. That means CPVC failures can Read more