Plumbing and heating supplier to open Smithtown location

November 10, 2016 by  

Winsupply, a plumbing and heating supply company has chosen Smithtown as its ninth new location of 2016.

Winsupply of Smithtown will be headed by Rob Butler, who will be leading a team of six associates. With their 75 years of combined experience, Butler and the rest of his crew will be serving contractors on Long Island as well as in the New York City area. Specializing in plumbing and hydronic heating supplies, Winsupply is ranked No. 14 on the 2016 Big 50 List of Industrial Distribution magazine.

Butler brings with him 20 years of distribution experience. He was formally the General Manager and Vice President of the electrical supply company Kelly & Hayes. He is also a West Point graduate, attaining the rank of cCptain in the U.S. Army.

Winsupply Inc. holds a majority equity in every one of its stores with each location’s company president, and in some cases associates, holding the rest of the equity. This co-ownership business model provides autonomy and flexibility to each company, and the arrangement provides a share in their store’s profits.

The company has 580 locations throughout the U.S. with the advantages of centralized support with purchasing, distribution, accounting, business consulting payroll, marketing, and IT. When setting up new locations, organizations often need to contact local print companies for custom business cards and new letterheads.