INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) November 02, 2020
“We are excited to welcome Porter Pipe & Supply to our city. Their grand opening is yet another reminder that Indianapolis remains a great place to expand and grow a business.” - Joe Hogsett, Mayor of Indianapolis
Porter Pipe & Supply celebrated th opening of its new full-service distribution center in Indianapolis with grand opening party on Oct. 27.
"Indianapolis our fifth facility. It isn’t just a branch, it’s a full distribution center,” said Frank Porter, Indianapolis General Manager. “We’re equipped to help tackle even the biggest jobs with the high-quality products an value-added services our customers know and love from our family-owned and -operated team."
Locate at 1850 Oliver Ave., just 10-15 minutes outside of downtown Indianapolis, the facility is 82,000 sq. ft. and boasts a 98% fill-rate, FASTLANE express pick-up and integration with the company’s PipeLine delivery app. It also has services spanning end-preparation and cutting, material handling and field services and proprietary F.A.S.T.-Pak packaging that can save up to 35% in labor time.
To commemorate this milestone, a ribbon cutting ceremony took place during the grand opening party. There was live music, a bonfire, a food truck, a local brewery, a cigar roller, industry vendor booths, giveaways and more. Attendees were also encouraged to participate in a “swag swap” benefitting Wheeler Mission by bringing shelf-stable canned goods or monetary donations in exchange for Porter Pipe swag.
Porter Pipe & Supply is a three-generation family owned and operated wholesale supplier of commercial and industrial plumbing supplies, pipe, valves, fittings, HVACR equipment and mechanical products. Known for best-in-class service and a partnership-driven approach, Porter Pipe is headquartered in Addison, IL with locations in Chicago, Rockford, Hammond, IN and Indianapolis, IN and has the ability to ship anywhere in the United States.