EAST BRANBY, CT — Industrial Buyers Consortium (IBC) has announced the addition of MP Pumps, Inc. of Fraser, MI, as a preferred supplier of centrifugal pumps in the industrial, agriculture, marine and petroleum markets.
MP Pumps can be found all over manufacturing and process plants offering a wide range of pumping solutions for distribution. For almost 75 years, MP Pumps has been manufacturing high quality centrifugal pumps. Their brands include: Flomax self-priming pumps available in 316 SS, Bronze, Cast Iron and Aluminum; Chemflo stainless steel end suction pumps; Petrolmaxx — Petroleum Pumps for fuel transfer; and Tempuflo- hot oil/hot water pumps. MP also makes smaller stainless steel CFX and FMX fractional units along with standard centrifugal and 2CT trash pumps.
"MP Pumps is proud to join forces with IBC and its distribution partners," said Ed Laabs, Global VP of Sales and Marketing and current Industrial Supply Association (ISA) board member. "MP has produced pump solutions in the USA for over seven decades and our brand is synonymous with quality, reliability and durability. The IBC platform is bold new territory for MP Pumps to grow business in the industrial segment."
Laabs continued, "Having worked with IBC distributors in past roles I have firsthand experience with the solutions and value provided by IBC distributors to the end user customer. MP Pumps looks forward to growing our IBC relationships and on increasing our collective business with distribution as a new vender member."
Rich Poole, Vice President of IBC’s Industrial Division, said the addition of MP Pumps to the network of IBC Preferred Suppliers gives distributors the opportunity to expand their presences by providing cost-reducing, productivity-improving solutions to the end user.
"Adding MP Pumps’ line of centrifugal pumps equips our distributors with fluid solutions for the frequent challenge of keeping plant operations and MRO at maximum efficiency," Poole continued. "We are excited to have MP Pumps as an IBC Preferred Supplier."