November 11, 2014
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ATLANTA -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zep Distribution, a unit of Zep Inc. (NYSE: ZEP), a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company that manufactures a wide variety of high-performance maintenance and cleaning chemicals, today announced that it will feature an expanded selection of brands, innovative products and its "Stronger Together" promotional campaign to support its aerosol recovery efforts at the International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) show at Booth #923.
"We appreciate the support of our distribution partners over the past several months and are excited to introduce several key products to help grow their businesses in the coming year," said John K. Morgan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Zep Inc.
The ISSA show will take place at the Orange County Convention Center located in Orlando, Florida from November 5-7, 2014. Attendees at the show will experience the comprehensive line of Zep Distribution cleaning and maintenance chemical products featuring disinfectants that meet the criteria set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for products to disinfect environmental surfaces in healthcare facilities and airplanes suspected of confirmed Ebola virus infection.
"The distribution team will showcase a number of innovative products in air, hand and floor care, as well as new adhesives, lubricants, and degreasers. Attendees can also learn about vehicle wash products, aviation products and an expanded private label program," said Steve Nichols, Group President of Zep Inc.
Zep Distribution is additionally excited to introduce the Enforcer® brand of insecticides and pesticides for use in facilities and for pets. The first Enforcer® product, Enforcer Wasp & Hornet Spray, was introduced more than 35 years ago in 1977. From that one successful product, the Enforcer Pesticide product line has grown to more than 30 superior formulations - all designed to deliver professional-strength pest control performance.
During the show, attendees will have the opportunity to "Vote for a Fragrance" which will select the next great fragrance profile for a 2015 air care campaign.
Zep Distribution is also excited to announce the November 5th debut of a redesigned Website, www.zepdistribution.com. Customers will immediately note the ease of use and appreciate the ability to access all of our brands and solutions from a single Website.
About Zep Distribution
Zep Distribution, a unit of Zep Inc., is a leading provider of high-performance specialty cleaning and maintenance chemical solutions to the distribution channel. Our solutions clean, maintain, and protect our customers facilities, equipment and vehicles. We manufacture brands like: Zep Professional®, Misty®, TimeMist®, and Enforcer® brands. Zep Distribution also leads the industry as a premier private brand manufacturer. For more information, visit www.zepdistribution.com.
About Zep Inc.
Zep Inc., with fiscal year 2013 net sales of approximately $690 million, is a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company selling a wide variety of high-performance chemicals that help professionals and prosumers clean, maintain and protect their assets. We are focused on the attractive industry dynamics of the transportation market and the industrial maintenance and repair operation ("MRO") market, which together now comprise approximately 60% of our revenue with the balance derived from sales into the facilities maintenance vertical. We market these products and services under well recognized and established brand names, such as Zep®, Zep Commercial®, Zep Professional®, Enforcer®, National Chemical™, Selig™, Misty®, Next Dimension™, Petro®, i-Chem®, TimeMist®, TimeWick™, MicrobeMax®, Country Vet®, Konk®, Original Bike Spirits®, Blue Coral®, Black Magic®, Rain-X®, Niagara National™, FC Forward Chemicals®, Rexodan®, Mykal™, and a number of private label brands. Founded in 1937, some of Zep Inc.'s brands have been in existence since 1896. Zep Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit our website at www.zepinc.com.
Don De Laria
VP Investor Relations & Communications