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PIN Launches New Website

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Product Identification Network - A Fresh Resource in Industrial Marking & Coding! !
The PIN group announces a new web branding strategy including an application-based website
to serve the users and buyers of marking, coding and labeling solutions and materials, assuring
that local distribution provides a hefty bang for the buck.! !
Sept. 12, 2014 - Product Identification Network (PIN) launches a new website at as part of a fresh branding strategy promoting their message of
local, customer-driven offerings within the industrial marking, coding and adjacent packaging
equipment markets. The Product Identification Network consists of a select group of
independently owned companies employing over 160 marking and coding professionals. PIN
member companies represent the very best global manufacturers of numerous types of product
identification equipment and supplies.The new PIN website features these solutions and offers
application-based case studies labeled as PIN=WINs, which give readers cost justification
insights. ! !
Mark Scollard, President of the Product Identification Network and President of Cal-Pak, Inc.,
remarks, “The PIN group is a unique enterprise which offers an unparalleled level of industry
knowledge and service capabilities across the US. We feel this website will greatly enhance our
ability to get our message out and increase our exposure within the marking and coding
industry.”! !
Independent, local distribution within the product identification marketplace is an element in the
B2B supply chain rarely promoted. The new PIN website showcases the benefits of working
with local suppliers to obtain the right, state-of-the-art marking, coding and labeling solutions for
manufacturers, large and small.

PIN Website


NEW! Online Shopping Capabilities

Industrial & Shippers Supply Expands Customer Capabilities with E-Commerce Shopping

Houston, Texas – November 2014

As a 60 year old distributor of inkjet printers, labels and industrial packaging supplies we are proud to announce the expansion of our business with online shopping capabilities.  ISSI teamed up with DDI Wholesale Distribution software, Newtown, CT. and Clique Studios, Chicago, ILL to bring our clients an online store.

David King, president of Industrial & Shippers Supply had this to say;

“We are thrilled to partner with DDI and Clique studios to provide a quality online shopping experience for the industrial trades.  Their knowledge and passion for industrial distribution software is well known and ideally suited for our operations.  The team of software engineers, marketing and IT folks helped make our vision a reality”.

“Expanding our services to meet our customers changing business needs is critical to our future.   We must invest in the infrastructure to facilitate their needs.  Our E-Commerce platform has been developed to provide an easy to use online expansion of their buying processes.   Online platforms are not just for mammoth companies like Grainger, but for the local independent companies like Industrial & Shippers”

To learn more about the ISSI E-Commerce site, contact Krystal Taylor @ 713-830-3104, or email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




KHS Cheer Clinic

Industrial & Shippers Supply Sponsors KHS Cheer Clinic


November 17, 2014

Industrial & Shippers Supply was recently recognized for its support of the Kingwood High School cheerleaders.  Pictured below are varsity 2014-2015 cheerleaders with their sign of sponsor appreciation.  Donations were made in support of the cheerleaders for their annual community cheer clinic.

The Varsity cheer squad from KHS organized and put on a cheer clinic for children, ranging in age of three to thirteen earlier this semester.  The clinic is an annual event to encourage participation and support for area cheer leading sports.

The event was a great success, providing kids with a positive outlet of team spirit and physical fitness.  The weekend event provided young and emerging cheer leaders an opportunity to learn organized stunt routines, tumbling moves, team building and team spirit from the KHS cheer leaders.  A KHS cheer mom was quoted as saying; “we are so thankful to our sponsors for their support”; “all the kids, KHS cheer leaders and volunteers had a great weekend, thank you”.


ISSI Certified by Signode!


ISSI Sales Representatives Obtain Strapping Certification

December 11, 2014


The sales team from Industrial & Shippers Supply recently completed factory training at Signode corporate headquarters in Glenview, IL.   William Carollo from Acme/Signode presents Ron Filer, Todd Lorenz and Ben Lukish of ISSI with certificates of completion.  The ISSI Sales team completed comprehensive product training on the latest equipment, tools and strapping products. 

The training came at a perfect time, as Signode launched new products for steel and plastic strapping systems.  The battery powered Grip Pack steel strapping tensioner and sealer are a first to the industry!  The MOD GPX brings Signode’s modular technology to general purpose plastic strapping machines, providing greater service flexibility.  Both systems are the cutting edge of strapping technologies.

ISSI has been a distributor of Acme strapping products for over 40 years, making them the longest continuous distributor in the country.  Congratulations to the ISSI sales team!

UPS Strategic Partnership


Strategic Partnership Announcement

January 30, 2015

To: All our Valued Customers


Industrial & Shippers Supply, Inc. is pleased to announce our new strategic relationship with UPS for all our shipping needs.  This decision was made based on UPS’s flexible service options, on-time delivery performance, competitive pricing and unmatched technology capabilities. 

The partnership with ISSI and UPS brings unmatched experience to our customers.  ISSI founded in 1954 and UPS founded in 1907 brings combined experience of almost 170 years of distribution and logistics to the market.

Brands you have come to trust provide services you can depend on.  In addition to reliable ground services, the following services have been added.

  • Guaranteed express services
  • Truck load and LTL freight options
  • Automatic tracking alerts
  • International shipment capabilities

Our customers expect Industrial and Shippers Supply to provide the best possible buying experience and our partnership with UPS will exceed your expectations.

Thank your for your business




David L. King




Industrial & Shippers Supply, Inc.

1251 Lathrop Street   Houston, Texas 77020-7540




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