CHICAGO — Strategic Market Alliance (SMA) is pleased to announce that Inlander Brothers, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois became a member of Strategic Market Alliance effective April 26, 2010. Inlander Brothers is a leading independent janitorial/sanitation/food service distributor in Illinois.
“The distributor owners of SMA welcome Inlander Brothers President Larry Bruno and his team to SMA,” said SMA Chief Executive Officer Richard McGann. “Their mission, business practices and market segment strategy align very well with those set forth by the distributor owners of SMA. It is our stated vision to be a catalyst for positive change in the supply channel. Aligning more closely with our supplier partners to more effectively service local and multi-unit account customers is a critical component supporting this vision. The addition of Inlander Brothers to SMA will greatly enhance our ability as an organization to execute our goal.”
SMA is a member-owned cooperative comprised of leading North American janitorial, sanitation, food service and industrial packaging distributors. SMA serves as a catalyst for optimizing the efficiency and effectiveness within the supply channel by creating value - based solutions that drive sales, improve operating efficiencies and create more strategic business alliances.