Pair of Firms Unite Efforts In Ohio Area

Pair of Firms Unite Efforts In Ohio Area

Cincinnati, OH Nisbet Lumber & Hardware, a major supplier of building materials in the Cincinnati-Dayton, OH region, has formed a strategic partnership with Brower Products, Inc., a leading area supplier of kitchen and bath cabinetry, plumbing accessories, countertops and related products, the companies announced.

The agreement, whose terms were not disclosed, enables the companies to broaden their home-building and remodeling product and service offerings, and creates the largest locally owned building products provider in the area, according to the companies.

The combined company, according to corporate officials, will have 180 employees and will serve a customer base of more than 2,000 throughout Greater Cincinnati, northern Kentucky and Dayton.

"By blending the expertise and resources of our two companies, we are positioned to provide each of our customers with an unmatched array of products and services," said Nisbet Lumber & Hardware president Mark Rippe. "This new partnership expands the resources available to our employees and enables us to become the preferred-solutions provider to our customers," Rippe added.

"The strengths and expertise of our two companies complement each other," added Brower Products' president William Brower. "This alliance moves us forward as a well-established leader in the industry."