LOUISVILLE, KY—July 26, 2023— GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, Air & Water Solutions is teaming up with leading North American distributor Marcone Group to further expand the availability of its water heating solutions across the United States.
Marcone Group, committed to providing residential and commercial appliance parts, plumbing and HVAC equipment to plumbing industry professionals, will represent the full GEA portfolio of water heating products across its extensive distribution network. Customers can now access GEA’s innovative electric, atmospheric gas, tankless and point-of-use water heaters through Marcone's nearly 200 locations in North America.
"This partnership speaks to the Air & Water Solutions commitment to growing our distribution network, deepening our relationships in the industry and ultimately providing excellent products to professionals when and where they need them," said Jack Sinkler, senior sales director at GE Appliances Air & Water Solutions. "By joining forces with Marcone Group, we are able to extend the reach of our water heating solutions and make it even easier to meet customer needs with local inventory, ongoing service and support."
Marcone carries GEA water heating products that offer key performance and convenience features for professionals and homeowners alike. The RealMax atmospheric gas water heater line offers real capacity – a true 30, 40 or 50 gallons based on the model – as well as easy installation and quick recovery. Additionally, GE® Electric Water Heaters with Flexible Capacity include the industry’s first and only built-in electronic mixing valve, which allows homeowners to choose from three capacity settings to enjoy up to 60% additional hot water* while boasting a best-in-class first hour rating.
The partnership between these two companies ensures convenient availability and serviceability to all who rely on these breakthrough innovative solutions.
“GE Appliances' dedication to customer satisfaction aligns perfectly with our mission of delivering top-notch solutions to the industry,” said Avichal Jain, chief executive officer at Marcone. “This partnership will provide customers with unparalleled, next-day access to cutting-edge water heating technology, backed by Marcone's expansive distribution network. It’s truly a win-win situation."