PRO Group has announced the addition of Monsey, N.Y.-based BTL Distributors, a wholesale distributor serving hardware and paint supply stores in New York and New Jersey, to its membership.
"We are pleased to join the PRO Group organization and look forward to networking with member distributors and suppliers at several PRO events in 2014," said BTL partner Sol Grossman.
According to PRO Group, BTL is joining the team for its marketing, purchasing and operational advantages. It contributes a wide product assortment in adhesives & sealants, hardware & locks, janitorial supplies, lighting & electrical supplies, lubricants, moisture absorbers, paint & marking supplies, pest control, pet supplies, plumbing supplies, safety & protection supplies, tapes, tools and seasonal items.
"BTL adds immediate volume to dozens of PRO Hardware Key Supplier programs and brings a fresh perspective to PRO Group as a new member," said PRO Group managing director Shari Kalbach.
Based in Denver, PRO Group is a merchandising and marketing organization made up of 29 regional distributors. Retail divisions under the PRO Group umbrella include PRO Hardware, GardenMaster and Farm Mart.