Global Industrial Opens First U.S. Retail Store in Robbinsville
ROBBINSVILLE TOWNSHIP, NJ - (May 6, 2013) - Robbinsville Township is proud to welcome Global Industrial Equipment, which officially opened its first retail store in the United States at 24 Applegate Drive in the Matrix Business Park on Monday, May 6, 2013.
For over 60 years, Global Industrial has been an industry leader in providing private label and brand name industrial equipment and supplies to businesses throughout North America. Global carries over 750,000 industrial, material handling and business products that are sold through www.globalindustrial.com, corporate sales and via its full color catalogs.
Business Administrator Joy Tozzi was on hand to welcome the Global team to the thriving Robbinsville business community at Monday’s ribbon cutting.
“We are delighted to be in Robbinsville and to have the opportunity to open our first retail store in the U.S.,’’ Global vice president Jeff Gregory said. “We are great alternative to Home Depot and Lowe’s, and we take great pride in our high quality merchandise as well as our customer service.’’
In addition to the retail store, the Matrix location just off of West Manor Way also is home to a 500,000 square foot distribution warehouse and call center.
Global Industrial is a subsidiary of Systemax Inc., a Fortune 1000 company, listed on the New York Stock exchange (SYX). The Systemax headquarters is located in Port Washington, NY.
Featuring brand name and Global products at very competitive prices, Global customers in the U.S. receive quality material handling, storage, HVAC, plumbing, electrical and maintenance products, office supplies and furniture at low prices coupled with exceptional customer service. Same day shipment is available on most orders.
“We are distributing throughout the northeast and Robbinsville just seems like the ideal place to be,’’ Global controller Mary Lou Murphy said. “We also are attractive to retail businesses and individual customers.’’
The Global Industrial Equipment retail store, managed by Heather Golden, is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Photo caption: Robbinsville Business Administrator Joy Tozzi, front left, welcomes Global Industrial Equipment to Robbinsville on Monday, May 6, 2013. Back row from left: National sales manager Steve McNamara and corporate sales manager Greg Madia.
Front row from left: Mrs. Tozzi, Global vice president Jeff Gregory, controller Mary Lou Murphy, retail store manager Heather Golden, and Robbinsville constituent relations specialist Danielle Huddleston.