FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Continental Materials Announces New Partnership with AutoKap, LLC - to be Exclusive Marketer for industry leading ButtonKap™ line of Cap Tools and components.
January 23, 2020
Dear Valued Customer;
Abington, PA (1/20) – Continental Materials, Inc. (CMI) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a long term agreement with AutoKap, LLC (ButtonKap) to exclusively bring roofing distribution and their professional roofing customers the best in Nail and Staple Cap Tools. CMI will be supporting the roofing market nationally with the industry innovating and only ‘in-line’ designed cap tool system in the market, from ButtonKap.
With CMI, the largest direct container roofing nail importer nationally, and ButtonKap, the inventor of premium value Cap Tools, this agreement puts together two premier companies and brings the industry an unrivaled synergy to support the roofing market with cap tool options and fastening components. Products will reach the market with both the ButtonKap and CMI logos on each carton.
From ButtonKap, the inventor and original patent holder of Cap Tools, CMI will provide the longest lasting and toughest cap tools for use by professional roofers. Additionally, this ‘strongest holding cap nail system’ provides the most versatility (being able to use different size nails and staples) to meet varying and specific project requirements. The broad and powerful line of ButtonKap tools feature quick and easy-loading in a high performance, lightweight and balanced design that is not seen elsewhere in the market.
CMI is excited about the opportunity to provide ButtonKap to roofing distribution for the benefit of roofing contractors with its “effective and ease of installation process”. CMI continues to be committed to working with its distributor partners and bringing them value and the ButtonKap opportunity for contractors to be part of an important growth segment of the roofing industry.
“I have known Allan Omli for more than 20 years and I am thrilled to partner with a company in the roofing fastener space that shares our values of honesty, transparency and superior quality”, said Peter Fischer, President and CEO of CMI. “We are proud to begin working with an industry leader of Cap Tool products. CMI and Buttonkap, look forward to supplying a diversified line of quality installation tools and components on a national level and this could only be achieved by partnering with ButtonKap, the inventor and innovator of cap tools.”
“CMI wants to be in this space to expand and better service our customers’ fastener requirements, and this addition fully compliments our traditional nail business,” says Peter Fischer. “With the support of ButtonKap, CMI will enhance its offering to customers nationwide. CMI is excited with the opportunity to continue to grow and support the roofing market with a complete line of high quality installation tools and cap products.”
“ButtonKap is excited to work with an industry leader in the sales, marketing, and distribution of roofing products and fasteners,” Says Alan Omli– President and Founder of AutoKap, LLC (ButtonKap). “We look forward to supplying a broad line of quality ButtonKap cap tools and components on a national level and this could only be achieved by partnering with an industry leader, like CMI. CMI has faithfully served the industry for over 60 years and we could not have partnered with a more reputable and effective organization”.
CMI will be demonstrating this high quality fastening system and more at the International Roofing Expo in Dallas - booth #5535.
Continental Materials, Inc. (CMI) is a national supplier of roofing system component materials and known for BUR (built-up roofing) asphalt with “No Smell”™ odor eliminating technology and its WeatherSeal™ protective packaging, All-Weather™ asphalt felts and coated organic rolls, CMI All-Weather™ modified bitumen rolls, SureGrip™ construction fasteners and roofing nails, Continental’s eco-friendly high density fiberboard roof insulation board and a premium line of SecureGrip™ synthetic roof underlayment products that are sold and used widely throughout the country. CMI has provided value added products and superior service to the roofing industry since 1958.
For more information on CMI products, call (215) 884-4930, visit our website or contact your local CMI Sales Representative.