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SUPCO Becomes a Master Distributor of Solderweld, Inc. Products

<div><br></div><div><h3><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin: 0in; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-weight: 400; text-align: center; line-height: 18.4px;"><span style="font-family: Lato, sans-serif; font-size: 9pt;">SUPCO and SolderWeld Partner to Expose the Modern Brand to a Global Network of Wholesale Distributors</span><br></p><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin: 0in; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-weight: 400; text-align: center; line-height: 18.4px;"><span style="font-size: 9pt; line-height: 13.8px; font-family: Lato, sans-serif;"><br></span></p><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">Allenwood, NJ - July 26, 2021</span><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;- Sealed Unit Parts Co., Inc. (SUPCO), a global manufacturer and distributor of HVACR and Appliance parts,&nbsp;announced that they have become a national Master Distributor of SolderWeld</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;brazing and soldering products and accessories.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">The exciting partnership allows SUPCO to enter the soldering and brazing product category.&nbsp;The strong strategic fit leverages SUPCO’s expansive reach and relationships with a national and global network of HVACR, Plumbing, Property Maintenance, and Appliance wholesale distributors; and SolderWeld’s acumen for developing a strong product brand with a loyal technician following putting the product in high demand.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“We are very excited to partner with a popular brand that is closely tied to the technician and offers innovative solutions for repairs,” said Chris Mancuso, SUPCO President, and CEO.&nbsp;&nbsp;“This is a goal that we share across all of our SUPCO products, but specifically in our new SUPCO</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;TradeFox™ technician inventor line.&nbsp;SolderWeld can help our brand gain more exposure to their loyal audiences, and SUPCO can introduce the SolderWeld product to our brick-and-mortar supply houses.&nbsp;It’s a win-win.”</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“We’ve been looking for the right partnership to get the SolderWeld brand easily accessible to supply houses across the country, and we’ve finally found it with SUPCO,” says Lance Robinson, SolderWeld CEO. “Introducing the solution to Aluminum Coil Repair over the years has proved to be difficult, for the sole reason that our products were not easily found in a nationwide distribution parts house.&nbsp;This will change everything.&nbsp;Now the end-line customer will have a solution for fixing aluminum coils and microchannels without the fear of making the problem worse.&nbsp;&nbsp;We are thrilled to have SUPCO handle the sales side so we can focus on creating and manufacturing products that will change the industry for the better.”</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">SUPCO has assumed all of SolderWeld’s Wholesale distributor accounts and will begin taking new and existing Wholesale orders.&nbsp;Wholesalers with existing SUPCO accounts can add SolderWeld</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;products on their regular SUPCO orders.&nbsp;A transitionary period is to be expected as SolderWeld works to ramp up manufacturing to build and deliver sufficient inventory to SUPCO, which is expected by September 2021.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">About SolderWeld</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold; line-height: 0;">®</sup></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">SolderWeld</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;is a manufacturer of&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12px; color: black;">metal-bonding technologies which include premium brazing and soldering products</span><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">.&nbsp;Founded in 2016 in the Auto and Off-Road industry, CEO Lance Robinson saw an incredible opportunity within that demographic to expand into the HVACR and Plumbing markets.&nbsp;Robinson succeeded in developing and growing the SolderWeld brand recognition at an incredibly fast pace using social media marketing.&nbsp;Their ‘cult following’ among HVAC technicians has caused a disruption in the brazing and metal bonding market as more and more technicians ask for SolderWeld products at supply houses.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">About SUPCO, Inc.</span></div><div align="justify" style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">For over 75-years SUPCO’S outstanding reputation has allowed the company to serve as a leading one-stop shop in the HVACR and aftermarket Appliance industry by manufacturing and distributing a complete line of value-driven, technician-focused products to global wholesale distributors.</span></div><div align="justify" style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Headquartered in Allenwood, NJ, SUPCO operates proprietary engineering and manufacturing facilities in New Jersey, the Midwest, and abroad.&nbsp;SUPCO maintains a worldwide network of sales representatives and distributors to serve both domestic and international markets.</span></div><div align="justify" style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">As a company founded on innovation and discovery, SUPCO recognizes that some of the most ingenious product ideas come directly from those who understand the challenges of the job firsthand.&nbsp;Their exclusive product line – SUPCO</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®&nbsp;</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">TradeFox™, features products that have been invented by real trade technicians.&nbsp;Under the SUPCO</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;TradeFox™ brand, SUPCO helps technicians bring their inventions to life and to the market through their years of experience in engineering, manufacturing, and our expansive distribution reach.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Within the last decade, SUPCO’s strategic growth has included acquisitions of Climate Technology</span></div><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin: 0in; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-weight: 400; text-align: center; line-height: 18.4px;"><span style="font-size: 9pt; line-height: 13.8px; font-family: Lato, sans-serif;"></span></p><div style="color: rgb(46, 47, 47); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-weight: 400; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Corporation (CTC</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">), A-1</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;Components, Cam-Stat</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">, Jason Industrial</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;aftermarket Appliance, NAPCO</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®&nbsp;</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">and AquaSolve</span><sup style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 0;">®</sup><span style="font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;Chemical Corporation.</span></div></h3><div><br></div><div><br></div></div>