Reid Supply Expands GSA Products and Department

Nov. 11, 2010
The company announced the addition of approximately 10,000 new products to their general services administration government buyer’s contract.

Reid Supply Company, a leading supplier of industrial products, announced today the addition of approximately 10,000 new products to their General Services Administration (GSA) government buyer’s contract.

Tammy Dahlstrom, government sales manager for Reid Supply, also says the company has expanded its sales force to accommodate recent increased demand for government buyers.

“Since receiving our contract in July, 2006, our government sales continue to grow consistently and steadily,” says Dahlstrom. “Adding products and staff to accommodate that growth, was part of our planned expansion to better serve our government customers,”

The company allows GSA buyers to purchase online at 24/7/365, as well as through their catalog and customer service telephone at 888-472-7343.

"Reid is proud to be a government services supplier," says John Carrier, President of Reid Supply Company. “With our expansion of nearly 10,000 new products and with new personnel, I know that we will continue to serve our GSA customers better than anyone in the industrial products business.”

Reid Supply began selling industrial supplies in 1948, serving virtually every industry. Today they sell tens-of-thousands of industrial products to manufactures in the Manufacturing; Aerospace; CAD and Engineering; Construction; Education; Food Processing; Infrastructure; Medical; Oil, Gas and Alternative Energy; and Packaging industries as well as to Government

Reid Supply Company is a Small Business that offers FREE standard UPS shipping for GSA approved customers as well as FREE CAD drawings of most of its cataloged industrial parts at

"Our exclusive color-coded category classification is great for customers to locate products quickly and efficiently,” says Greg Palmer, Director of Marketing. "We’ve organized all of our products into categories and color-coded them because we understand that proper organization is another way for us to serve our government customers better.”

Reid's product offering features these color-coded categories:

* Knobs, Handles & Hand Wheels

* Clamps and Workholding

* Tooling Components

* Fasteners and Hardware

* Leveling Devices and Vibration Control

* Material Handling

* Bearings and Power Transmission

* Metalworking

* Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO)

* Pneumatics and Hydraulics

* Structural Systems

* Safety Supplies

“Reid Supply has always been proud to supply the U.S. Government and those who manufacture products for government,” says Carrier. "With our new GSA products expansion, we stand ready to serve our government.”