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Domestic Steel Pipe at United Pipe & Steel

New List Price Sheet for Domestic Steel Pipe

As previously announced, Domestic Steel Pipe mills have implemented the following increases: 1/2” – 4” Continuous Weld Pipe – approx. 5% 2” – 18” Grade B ERW Pipe – approx. 5% 1” – 8” Sprinkler Pipe – approx. 5% Visit our website to see a new Domestic Steel Pipe list price sheet dated today, May […]

Greg Leidner, CEO Merfish United

Greg Leidner Featured on PHCP Pros Off the Cuff Podcast

Our CEO, Greg Leidner, was recently featured on the Off the Cuff Podcast from PHCP Pros.  He talks with The Wholesaler Editor Ruth Mitchell about: How Merfish United immediately reacted to the Covid-19 pandemic and the safety precautions we have been taking The economic backdrop of the pandemic, including local and national policies How our […]

Copper Up, Multiplier Increase Possible

Copper is up again, trading close to $2.40/lbs. and up over $.03 today. With the continued rise of copper over the past few days, we could be seeing a multiplier increase of 2.5% tomorrow morning. Please call your Merfish United representative to place orders now. Click here to follow market updates on our website. Visit […]

Stock Up on PVC Pipe for Pool Season

With Pool Season approaching, we have stocked up with the PVC Pipe and PVC Conduit products you need to service your customers. Mix-and-match PVC Pipe with Conduit and other products to make our low minimum for FFA. Our business model is designed for low and unpredictable volume scenarios, exactly like the one we are all […]

Your One-Stop For Sprinkler Pipe

With construction and maintenance or repair of important public health infrastructure underway to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to remind our Fire Protection wholesale customers that our business model – which enables wholesalers to buy a broad array of pipe products from one supplier, at low minimums for FFA – is designed for low […]

Copper is UP, Increase Taking Effect Tomorrow

Copper is up today over $.06 per pound. If this trend continues, we will likely initiate a multiplier increase of 2.5% (minimum) at close of business today. As a reminder, our business model – which enables wholesalers to buy a broad array of pipe products from one supplier, at low minimums for FFA – is […]

How We Can Help Wholesalers NOW, News This Week

With construction and maintenance or repair of important public health infrastructure underway to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to remind our wholesale customers that our business model – which enables wholesalers to buy a broad array of pipe products from one supplier, at low minimums for FFA – is designed for low and unpredictable […]

United Pipe & Steel Truck and Driver

Despite Crisis, They Keep on Trucking.

From picking up extra jobs and staying on the road longer in order to keep grocery store shelves stocked, to the worry of bringing coronavirus from the job to their homes, the freight industry and truck drivers are braving incredible circumstances to keep the nation moving. The Boston Globe has an article with the thoughts […]

Forklift picks copper tube at United Pipe & Steel

New Will-Call Minimums and Procedures

In order to ensure the health and safety of our employees and customers, we will be instituting a new will-call policy effective tomorrow, Tuesday March 24th, that will focus on social distancing and include the following: The new MINIMUM Order quantity for ALL will-call orders is now 5,000 lbs. Will-call orders must be scheduled in […]