— Strategic Market Alliance
(SMA) proudly announces that Chicago-based Inlander Brothers Inc.
recently became an SMA member, according to a press release
Inland Brothers, an independent JanSan distributor, officially become an SMA member on April 26, 2010, the release stated.
SMA is a member-owned cooperative comprised of leading North American JanSan, foodservice and industrial packaging distributors, the release noted.
SMA Chief Executive Officer Richard McGann said: "The distributor owners of SMA welcome Inlander Brothers President Larry Bruno and his team to SMA. 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."