ABLOY USA continues to enhance its burgeoning distributor network with the addition of Accredited Lock Supply. Headquartered in Secaucus, N.J., it is the largest single source wholesale distributor in the U.S. with an inventory of more than 250,000 commercial, industrial and residential products available to security professionals.
“Having Accredited Lock Supply join our distribution network speaks volumes,” said Jerry Burhans, U.S. managing director of ABLOY USA. “They are a terrific organization with outstanding leadership and a long track record of success. As a one-stop distributor, they have an excellent relationship with locksmiths, which is beneficial to both of us. Our security products and solutions will be an attractive new offering for their customers.”
Founded in 1974, Accredited Lock Supply is a service-disabled and veteran-owned small business as verified by the Department of Veteran Affairs in Washington, D.C. A 50-member team — including 20 sales representatives — provides service to independent locksmiths and those who do business with large institutions. A user-friendly website allows customers access to view the product catalog where they can place and track their orders.
With a 100,000 square-foot facility, Accredited Lock Supply also offers locksmith training classes to keep current with new industry trends and products. The classes are led by industry experts and representatives of leading manufacturers. Locksmiths can also take advantage of monthly product offers, promotions and customer appreciation local event specials.