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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 […]

A Message from Merfish United about COVID-19

Deal valued Customer/Vendor, Merfish United prides itself on being focused on the safety, health and welfare of our employees, customers and vendors. We are closely monitoring the developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), across the country and around the world. With that in mind, and in order to remain compliant with government policies and standard […]

Patrick Starkey, Western Regional Sales Manager at United Pipe & Steel and Merfish Pipe

New Sales Manager Announced for Western Region

New Sales Manager Announced for Western Region Patrick Starkey Upped to Managerial Role at Merfish United and Merfish Pipe & Supply Ipswich, MA:  Today, Merfish United Corp. and Merfish Pipe & Supply Co., the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Patrick Starkey has been promoted to Western Regional Sales Manager and […]

Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. Becomes Approved Vendor in North American Steel Alliance

Merfish Joins Sister-Company Merfish United Corp. in the NASA Buying Group Ipswich, MA:  Today, Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. (Merfish) and Merfish United Corp (United Pipe), the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Merfish has been become an approved vendor in the North American Steel Alliance (NASA) buying group. Merfish joins […]

New Outside Sales Representative for New York City

New Outside Sales Representative for New York City, Southern and Western Connecticut Announced Jeff Fainberg Joins the Merfish United and Merfish Pipe & Supply Team Ipswich, MA:  Today, Merfish United Corp. and Merfish Pipe & Supply Co., the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Jeff Fainberg has joined the team as […]

United Pipe & Merfish Pipe Earth Day Bee Sanctuary

United Pipe & Merfish Celebrate Earth Day

United Pipe and Merfish Pipe & Supply celebrated Earth Day together this year. Our goal was to up-cycle extra PVC pipe materials we had on-hand and create sanctuaries for local pollinators, like birds, bees and more. Outside of each of our distribution centers from Massachusetts, to Texas and out to California, we have freshly planted […]

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CEO Greg Leidner on How Master Distributors Focus on Customers in 2019

CEO Greg Leidner was recently a featured contributor in a Supply House Times article, Master Distributors Focus on Customers.  On how master distributors will meet increasing customer demands: “I would continue to look for top master distributors to invest in technology that benefits customers, whether it’s self-service portals or real-time shipment tracking.” Greg Leidner CEO, […]

United Pipe Company Meetings 2019

Scenes From the 2019 Company Meetings

It was a fun and productive week of company meetings here at Merfish United.  Among the highlights: We welcomed our colleagues from the Merfish leadership team and spoke about all the great things to come with the consolidation of our two great companies Fun out-of-work activities with all of our departments, including outings like cross […]