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SRS Distribution Enables Digital Business with Top Contractor Applications

By Yancey Bennett June 04, 2018

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SRS Distribution Enables Digital Business with Top Contractor Applications

McKinney, TX – June 4, 2018:   

SRS Distribution Inc. (“SRS” or the “Company”), has reached agreement with top contractor applications to enable real-time pricing and electronic order transmission for its loyal base of professional contractor customers.

“Innovation is key to the SRS culture and growth plans, and by enabling APIs that communicate directly with our industry leading distribution platform, we take our first step towards digitizing the contractor experience,” commented Sonya Wells, Senior Vice President of Information Services for SRS Distribution.

Integration will initially focus on providing professional contractors the ability to submit orders directly from each respective application, but will soon expand to other capabilities, such as real-time delivery tracking, scheduling, hotshot pickups and product availability.

“We recognize the unique value that each of our partners bring to our customer base, and by enabling these digital capabilities, we enrich and complete the end-to-end solution that each contractor application provides. We envision the contractor will estimate, price, order, and soon, track deliveries on the application of their choice.” said Patrick Garcia, Vice President of Innovation and Technology Adoption for SRS Distribution.  

“JobProgress, iRoofing, JobNimbus, EagleView, Core Logic, One Click Contractor and CutterCroix are among the select contractor applications that have chosen to align with SRS and will be the first to participate in this digital initiative. Co-development will simultaneously commence in June 2018 and target release date will be determined by each respective participant,” Garcia added.

“We have learned a lot through our existing partnership with EagleView Technology’s EagleView Construct software and we are excited to expand on that capability as we seek to make our entire family of companies easier to do business with,” Wells said.

Headquartered in McKinney, TX, SRS is a roofing distribution holding company that includes more than 220 locations in 42 states operating under the names: Suncoast Roofers Supply, Southern Shingles, Midwest Roofing Supply, River City Wholesale, Superior Distribution, Shake & Shingle Supply, RoofLine Supply & Delivery, Stoneway Roofing Supply, Heritage Wholesalers, Myles F. Kelly, Commercial Distribution Specialists, B&L Wholesale Supply, Advanced Building Products, Atlantic Roofing Distributors, Monroe Aluminum Products, National Building and Roofing Supplies, Metro Roofing Supplies, Kohl Building Products, SG Wholesale Roofing Supplies, National Building Supply, Willoughby Supply, American Roofing Supply, and Contractors Siding, Windows & Roofing Supply.  SRS is a portfolio company of Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and Berkshire Partners LLC.

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