Framing Distributor Profiles 2000

Framing Distributor Profiles 2000

After a three-year hiatus, the Framing Distributors List is dropping back in. Check out this up-to-date listing of resources across the U.S. and Canada

Distributor data has been updated via reviews by distributor executive personnel and the staff at Framing Business News. Each company’s listing gives a rundown on products, sales territories and a brief history to help you find the distributors who meet your framing supply needs.

ABC Moulding

13750 E. Smith Drive

Aurora, CO 80011

(303) 343-0041; 800-621-3315

Fax (303) 343-1229

800-530 2070

Pres: Steve Katz

ABC Moulding is a full-service distributor

that has been in business since 1977.

Principal Lines: C&H, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, FrameMica,

Hunt-Bienfang, La Marche, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, PB&H, Piedmont, Rising,

Seal, Stewart

Territory: AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE,




Aetna Frame Supply Inc.

1701 N. Greenville Avenue, Suite 906

Richardson, TX 75081

(972) 497-9331; 800-362-8508

Pres: Greg Pope

Aetna Frame Supply started in 1980 as

Gulf South Framing. Metro Corp. purchased

the company in 1993. The firm

has grown to include four full-line distribution


Principal Lines: Aetna, Crescent,


Territories: All States

AGF Inc.

1144 Schenk Drive

Maryland Hts., MO 63043

(314) 344-3400; 800-332-2467

Fax: 800-891-8801

Pres: Dolores Ettlinger

AGF was founded in 1985 and moved to

its present location in 1987. The firm

specializes in same-day service for

framing. AGF manufactures 40 percent

of the wood and metal moulding it

offers. No minimum order is required.

Principal Lines: AGF, AMS, Clark,

Crescent, Designer and Aluma-Frame

Territory All States

Aljon International

2861 N.W. 22nd Terrace

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

800-533-4166; (954) 971-0070

Fax: (954) 979-0106

Pres: Carl Lammers

Aljon distributes Mexican frames from

Chappel de Mexico and San Diego

Frames. It also specializes in beveled

mirrors, oil paintings and economy

priced frames from China and Brazil.

Principal Lines: San Diego Frames,

Chappel Frames

Territories: All States

Apple Foam & Plastic

1151 Grier Drive, Suite I

Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 361-4477; 800-222-7101

Fax (702) 361-4477

Pres: Loyd Hill

Apple Foam & Plastic, founded in 1988,

was acquired by Loyd Hill in 1991.

Principal Lines: Foamcore, Foam-X,

Gatorfoam, Styro, Artboard

Territory All States

Arquati Company USA

1433 W. Frankford Road, #100

Carrollton, TX 75007

(972) 466-0721; 800-527-0421

Fax 800-817-0524

(972) 466-3662

Pres: Alberto Tanzi

Founded in 1960 by Franco Arquati, the

company has more than 500 employees

worldwide with branch offices and distribution

centers in the U.S., Spain, Belgium,

Norway, Sweden, Czech Republic,

Poland, Greece, France, Germany, China

and other countries. The 550,000

square-foot main Arquati plant in Sala

Baganza, Italy, produces mouldings sold

throughout the world.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Italian mouldings

Territory All States

Art Board West Inc.

941-B McGlincey Lane

Campbell, CA 95008

(408) 559-8825; 800-851-3900

Fax: (408) 559-9027

Pres: Vic TretiaKoff

Art Board West (ABW) has expanded to

include five moulding lines in addition to

its matboard and foamboard offerings. It

offers basic frame supplies and a chop


Principal Lines: ABW, Alumaframe,

Crescent, International Paper, Keencut,

La Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge


Territory: CA, NV


6120 Shadybrook Lane

Wichita, KS 67208

(316) 682-1481; 800-234-CHOP

Fax (316) 682-1624

Pres: Reuben Sanders

The company was founded in 1978 and

does volume commercial framing.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, Linen Liners, Tru


Territory: AL, FL, GA, MS, TN, MO, KS, OK

Atlantic Coast Framing


11021-D Downs Road

Pineville, NC 28134

(704) 583-0441; 800-228-8243

Fax: (704) 583-0443

Pres: Jim Nottoli

Atlantic Coast began operations in 1987

and imports 30 percent of its wood

mouldings. There is no minimum order


Principal Lines: Bendix, CMI, Colonial,

Crescent, Decor, Foam-X, La Marche,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Southwinds, Tru

Vue, Williamson Zinsel

Territory: NC, SC, VA

Balcones Frame Supply

2623 Buell Avenue

Austin, TX 78757

(512) 452-6326; 800-969-7716

Fax: (512) 452-8316

Pres: Hank Ellison

Founded in 1983 and incorporated in

1986, Balcones specializes in same-day

service. There is no minimum


Principal Lines: Bay, Clark, Colonial,

Crescent, Jimo, La Marche, New Jersey,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, T.I. Industries

Territory: TX, NM, SC

Bendix Mouldings Inc.

37 Ramland Roads South

Orangeburg, NY 10962

(914) 365-1111; 800-526-0240

Fax: 800-4-BENDIX

(914) 365-1218

Pres: David Garrett

Bendix was founded in 1924 to sell

unfinished mouldings to the furniture

industry and entered the picture frame

mouldings business in 1945. The

company now manufactures a new

line of photo frames. There is a minimum

order of $75.

Principal Lines: Bendix Mouldings,

Classic Photo Frames, Museum Collection,

Park Avenue Collection, Polycore


Territory: All States

Bresler Eitel

525 W. Walnut Street

Milwaukee, WI 53212

(414) 374-7777; 800-242-9977

Fax: (414) 374-7976

Pres: William E. Gray

Founded in 1881, Bresler Eitel is a distributor

of moulding to the Midwest.

Gallery-quality, custom-fabricated

plexiboxes and bases are a specialty. It

carries more than 1,200 mouldings.

Principal Lines: Archive Paper, CMI,

Colonial, Crescent, Fletcher-Terry,

Jimo, La Marche, New Jersey, Nielsen,

PB&H, Piedmont, Presto

Territory: Midwest

Carolina Art & Frame Inc.

1060 Industrial Park Drive

Kernersville, NC 27285-1995

(336) 993-5640; 800-334-4412

Fax: (336) 993-6717


Pres: C. Tim Kibler

The company, which specializes in

chop and length, was founded in

1972. One bundle quantity minimum

order is required.

Principal Lines: Carolina products,


Territory: All States

Cash Moulding Sales of

Alabama Inc.

436 Industrial Lane

Birmingham, AL 35211

(205) 942-2909; 800-231-1972

Fax: (205) 942-1225

Pres: James V. West

Cash Moulding Sales of Alabama was

founded in 1985 and West purchased

the business in 1989.

Principal Lines: Colonial, Crescent,

Decor, Designer, La Marche, Markestil,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, North Carolina,

Queen City, San Diego, T.I. Industries, Victor

Territory: AL, FL, GA, LA, MS

Century Framing Suppliers

31200 Solon Road, Suite 14

Solon, OH 44139

(440) 349-2070; 800-969-2070

Fax: (440) 349-2026

Pres: Peter D. Freimark

Founded in 1988, Century Framing

moved to a larger facility in 1993.

There is a minimum order of $50.

Principal Lines: CMI, Cornweld,

Crescent, Designer, Hunt-Bienfang,

Keencut, Morso, Sandel, Seal, Sprayway,

Techmount, Tru Vue

Territory: IN, KY, MI, OH, PA, TN, WV

Charrette Wholesale

31 Olympia Avenue

Woburn, MA 01801

(781) 935-3800; 800-424-2467

Fax: 800-626-7889

(781) 932-1048

Pres: Jack Ford

Charrette was founded in 1964 as a

source of architectural, art, design and

exhibit supplies. The company

launched its framing division, including

custom chop service, in 1981.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Cambridge,

Crescent, Fletcher-Terry, Ivy, Lineco,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, PB&H, Rising,

Seal, 3M, Tru Vue, Williamson

Territory: CT, DE, DC, ME, MD, MA,


Chop Express

207 Lynndale Court

Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

(717) 795-2467; 800-228-2467

Fax: (717) 795-8263

Pres: Bill Patton

Chop Express carries metal and wood

mouldings and matboards. The company

offers volume framing for commercial

jobs in chop or length. No minimum

chop order is required and free

delivery on orders of more than $50.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Chop

Express, Clark, CMI, Designer, Emafyl,

La Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Piedmont, Private Line, Williamson

Territory: CT, DE, DC, GA, ME, MD,



Chop Southwest, Inc.

3439 Charleston Road

Norman, OK 73069

(405) 360-3065; 800-777-2467

Fax: (405) 360-3635

Pres: Barry Boydstun

The company was founded in 1987.

Chop Southwest has undergone steady

growth and recently purchased its current

facility. Minimum order is $15.

Principal Lines: AMS, Designer,

Jimo, La Marche, Wall Moulding, Artisan

Territory: All States


3392 Wonderland Road South

Building #7, Unit #10

London, Ontario N6L 1A8 Canada

(519) 652-5866; 800-256-3189

Fax: (519) 652-0850

(877) 652-0850

Owners: Dan & Gayle Doroshenko

The company was founded in 1987.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Decor,

Hunt, In Line, 3M, Keencut, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Southstrand, Southwind,

Spectra, Victor, Oxford

Territory: Alberta, British Columbia,

Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland,

Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince

Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan

CMC Moulding

4110 Citrus Avenue, Suite 1

Rocklin, CA 95677

(916) 632-0624; 800-266-2469

Pres: Steve Vandenhoff

CMC Moulding was founded in 1985.

Matboard and supplies are included in

its inventory.

Principal Lines: Clark, Crescent,

Designer, International Paper, FomeCor

foam board, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Piedmont, Scotch ATG-tape, Williamson

Territory: Southern Oregon to Fresno

and Bay area of Calif., Western Nevada

Coastal Chop Service

3679 St. Augustine Road

Jacksonville, FL 32207

(904) 399-1620

800-345-2671 (US)

800-824-9701 (Fla)

Fax: (904) 396-2912

Pres: Michael Adams

Coastal opened in 1985 and offers

moulding in chop, stick and length,

matboard, framing supplies and equipment.

It requires a six-board, 50-foot

length minimum, but none on chop or

stick orders. Freight is free on chop

orders exceeding $50.

Principal Lines: Chapel, Crescent,

Decor, New Jersey, Nielsen & Bainbridge

Territory: AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC

Connecticut Frame &

Moulding Co.

68 Morgan Avenue

Danbury, CT 06810

(203) 791-8387; 800-253-8868

Fax: (203) 791-2728

Pres: John Underhill

Connecticut Frame & Moulding enters

it’s 15th year in business with emphasis

on quality chops. About 55 percent

of its lines are from domestic sources.

The minimum is $25 on chops; $50

on length.

Principal Lines: La Marche, PB&H,

Presto, Hardwoods

Territory: CT, MD, ME, MA, NH, NJ,


Contemporary Frame Co.

346 Scott Swamp Road

Farmington, CT 06032

(860) 677-7787

Pres: Robert F. Sawyer

Contemporary Frame specializes in

chop, length, framing supplies and

matboard. No minimum order is


Principal Lines: Anchor, Crescent,

Hartman, Lineco, Logan, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Piedmont

Territory: All States

Crossroads Distributors

4783 I-55 South

Jackson, MS 39212

(601) 373-5172; 800-237-7488

Fax: 888-824-0043

Pres: Bill Lovorn

Crossroads Distributors, founded in

1981, moved into its current location

in 1985 and added 7,500 square feet

in 1991. It has expanded its offerings

of prints and ready-mades, and expedenced

an increase in its length and

chop business.

Principal Lines: CMI, Colonial, Crescent,

Decor, Designer, La Marche,

Queen City, Sandel Studio

Territory: AL, AR, KY, LA, MS, TN, TX

Culver Art & Frame Co.

7890 N. Central Drive

P.O. Box 310

Lewis Center, OH 43035

(740) 548-6868; 800-882-2298

Fax: (740) 548-6765


Pres: Ronald D. Lehman

This full-service distributor, started in

1900 by Frank Culver, was purchased

by the Lehman family in 1941 and

moved into its current facility in 1992.

A minimum order of $50 is required

for out-of-town deliveries.

Principal Lines: CMI, Carryer, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Fome-Cor, Gatorfoam,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Seal, 3M,

Tru Vue/Miller Artboard, Williamson, Zuel

Territory: IN, KY, MI, OH, PA, WV

Day Chop Shop

607 Pennsylvania Avenue

Hagerstown, MD 21740

(301) 797-0232; 800-733-5050

Fax: (301) 797-3636

Owner: Engela M. Day

The company, which began distribution

in 1987, specializes in chop and

length, as well as hanging hardware.

Principal Lines: La Marche

Territory: CT, DE, DC, ME, MD, MA,



Distinctive Moulding Co.

105 N. Oliver Street

Gaffney, SC 29340

(864) 487-4060; 800-426-1930

Fax: (864) 488-1160

Owners: Sharon and Warren Grigg

Distinctive Moulding Co. was founded

in 1985 in the same location and has

seen steady growth.

Principal Lines: Capitol, CMI,

Designer, Imports, La Marche

Territory: AL, AK, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC,


Don Mar Frame & Moulding

175 Highland Avenue

Seekonk, MA 02771

(508) 336-8006; 800-556-7428

Fax: (508) 336-8042

Pres: Donald W. Marino

Don Mar is a full-line distributor. Its

minimum order is $100 to qualify for

free delivery.

Principal Lines: C&H, Crescent,

FrameMica, Fletcher-Terry, Hunt-Bienfang,

Rising, Image Perfect, La

Marche, Lineco, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Presto, Seal, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard,

Den Glass, Sandel

Territory: CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, VT

Edelstein Diversified Co.

21 Mount Vernon

Laniche, Quebec H8R 1J9 Canada

(514) 489-8689; 800-461-8273

Fax: (514) 489-9707

Pres: Stanley Edelstein

The company was founded in 1973 as

a distributor of pressure-sensitive tape.

Edelstein is a major distributor/converter

in North America for many lines

exclusively. It estimates sales of more

than $25,000,000 this fiscal year.

Principal Lines: American Tape,

Anchor, Edelstein, Shufford, Supastrip,


Territory: All States

European Art Frame


1380 W. McNab Road

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

(594) 956-0054; 800-592-1238

Pres: Vincent Bisconti

European Art was founded in 1971. In

1998 the company changed its location

from Oceanside, N.Y., to Fort Lauderdale.

The firm has gone from length

moulding sales to chop and joined

frames, as well as tabletop frames.

Principal Lines: European Art Italian


Territory: North America

Evald Moulding Co.

421 Dayton Street

Watertown, WI 53094

(920) 261-8857; 800-873-3300

Fax: (920) 261-4771

Pres: Jon A. Hauser

Evald was started in 1976, moved to its

present location in 1984, expanded in

1990 and again in 1994. The company’s

ready-made line has been expanded

and the ready-made “chip chain” and

traveling sales show are available at no

charge to view the mouldings. No minimum

order is required.

Principal Lines: Artisan, Bay, Decor,

Furst, Jimo, Nielsen, PB&H, Presto,

Roma, Victor

Territory: Mideastern U.S.

F & G Chop and

Moulding Company

1516 East Ceder

Ontario, CA 91761

(909) 923-3317; (909) 947-5251


Owner: Jeff Grisier

Founded in 1984, this family-owned

business has grown to become a

major Piedmont Diamond. F&G specializes

in photographic art canvas and

fine art reproduction.

Principal Lines: AMS, Crescent,

Decor, Designer, Piedmont, Wolsey,

Lenen Liner

Territory: All States

Falcon East

27 First Avenue

Patterson, NJ 07514

(973) 279-9090; 800-546-3774

Fax: (973) 279-3048

Pres: Robert J. Hennen

Falcon was founded in 1989, servicing

the northeast area. Falcon also specializes

in cutting CD’s and embossing

mats. A new pricing structure has

been implemented. There is no minimum


Principal Lines: Crescent, Tru Vue,

Bainbridge, Falcon East

Territory: All States

Family Frames Ltd.

778 Bergen Street

Brooklyn, NY 11226

(718) 638-5111

Fax: (718) 638-5111

Pres: Francis Ottaviano

The company was founded in 1979 as

a custom framer in New York’s art

community and expanded in 1989 to

sell chop and length mouldings nationally.

This wholesale custom-framing

business also offers joined frames and

contract framing. No minimum order is


Principal Lines: Andre Senezar

Territory: All States

Forest Gallery

432 Sandshore Road

Hackettstown, NJ 07840

(908) 852-8100; 800-334-0477

Fax: (908) 852-1070

Pres: Allan Wishengrad

Forest Gallery was started in 1975 as

a wholesale distributor to frame shops,

art galleries and photographers. The

company supplies length, joined

frames, wood and metal, matboard,

foamcore, hardware, Kraft paper, chipboard,

ATG tape, dry-mount tissue and

other supplies.

Principal Lines: Admiral, Hartman,

La Marche, Multico, Munn, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Omega, PB&H, Presto, Singleton

Territory: CT, NJ, NY, PA

Fotiou Frame Ltd.

538 Millway Avenue

Concord, Ontario L4K 3V5 Canada

(905) 738-9490; 800-668-8420

Fax: (905) 738-0198

Pres: Louis Rodriguez

Fotiou Frames has been in business for

more than 25 years distributing its own

line of 700 mouldings from around the

world with products ranging from contemporary

to ornate. The company also

distributes a line for large-volume users

of contract moulding.

Principal Lines: A.D. Stadlemann,

Fotiou’s own imported line of 700


Territory: U.S. and Canada

Frame Arts

1592 S. Highway 97

P.O. Box 458

Redmond, OR 97756

(541) 548-7641; 800-255-5558

Fax:(541) 548-7752


Pres: Tim Price

Frame Arts has been a distributor of

moulding in chop and length since

1975. Hand-finished mouldings in

Oregon Ponderosa clear pine, oak,

walnut and poplar make up 30 percent

of the company’s line. There is no minimum

order and free UPS shipping

with five or more chops.

Principal Lines: CMI, CRK, Encore,

Frame Arts, JR Moulding, Nielsen,

Presto, Wall, Williamson

Territory: AK, CA, CO, ID, MT, NE, NV,


Frame Fit Co.

2200 East Benanto

P.O. Box 12727

Philadelphia, PA 19134

(215) 288-8280; 800-523-3693

Fax: 800-344-7010

Pres: Stephen J. Kress

Frame Fit manufactures aluminum

mouldings. All mouldings are available

in sections and length, with backload

shapes in length or assembled. It

offers high-quantity discounts on bulk

chopped sections, lengths and backloaders.

The firm also carries a line of

ash wood mouldings in length and

chop and a line of Marley composite

mouldings available in section kits,

assembled or length. There is no minimum


Principal Lines: Frame Fit, Marley

Territory: All States


8305 Merrifield Avenue

Fairfax, VA 22031

(703) 573-5734; 800-553-2467

Fax: (703) 753-5811

Pres: B. Donald O’Neal

FrameMasters has been distributing

framing products since 1974. This full-service

distributor offers next-day service

on request. A catalog and a price

list are available.

Principal Lines: Bendix, Crescent,

Decor, J.R. Moulding, La Marche,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Piedmont,

Presto, Roma, Vermont Hardwoods,


Territory: DE, DC, MD, NJ, PA, VA, WV


519 Johnson Avenue

Bohemia, NY 11716

800-FRA-MICA; (631) 567-8889

Fax: (631) 567-8882

Pres: Gordon Van Vechten;

Gene Eichner

FrameMica began in 1979 and currently

manufactures more than 2,000

styles of moulding.

Principal Lines: FrameMica

Territory: U.S. and International

Framepro Enterprises

63 Coryell Street

Lambertville, NJ 08503

(609) 397-3799; 800-257-5383

Fax: (609) 397-3967

Pres: Theresa M. Knipe

Doug and Terry Knipe started this fullservice

distributorship in 1978. In 1990

the company moved to a larger facility,

doubling its space. Framepro distributes

its own line of metal and wood

mouldings, the latter made in Europe. It

requires a $25 minimum order and

offers wholesale custom framing.

Principal Lines: AMS, Crescent,

Designer, FrameMica, Frame Tek, Hurlock,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, PB&H

Territory: Eastern U.S.

Framer’s Express

P.O. Box 1184

Roswell, GA 30077

(678) 513-1324; 800-342-2464

Fax: (678) 513-1325

Owner: Bing Johnson

The company manufactures its own

lines for distribution representing up to

50 percent of sales. It offers free delivery

on all chop orders of $30 or more

in the continental U.S.

Principal Lines: Clark, Colonial,

Framer’s Express, Woods and Metals,

Max, Nielsen & Bainbridge, Masterpiece,


Territory: All States

Framer’s Inventory

5000 S.E. 18th Street

Portland, OR 97202

(503) 236-9293; 800-543-2467

Fax: (503) 238-3899

Pres: Douglas Schantz

The company, founded in 1988, was

purchased by Standard Paper in 1992.

This full-line distributor places emphasis

on chops. It offers a year-round, full

curriculum of framing classes and


Principal Lines: Bienfang, Crescent,

La Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Roma, Seal, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard

Territory: KY, AZ, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV,


Framers Supply Co.

2621 S. Fourth Street

Louisville, KY 40208

(502) 636-3481; 800-264-1475

Fax: (502) 636-5630

Pres: Michael H. Sweets

Founded in 1976, Framers Supply has

grown considerably and the firm has

diversified into three companies, one of

which is framing distribution.

Principal Lines: C&H, Crescent,

Decor, Designer, Fletcher-Terry, Logan,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Piedmont, Tru

Vue/Miller Artboard, Williamson

Territory: All States

Frames Unlimited/Zimdar


3343 Lousma Drive SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49548

(616) 452-8737; 800-632-6167

Fax:: (616) 452-6981

Pres: Dorothy L. Zimdar

Founded in 1971, Frames Unlimited

operates a wholesale and a commercial

division, in addition to 32 retail

frame shops and galleries. Special

wholesale services include design

assistance for commercial accounts

and “large project” framing, as well as

frame and art restoration. The firm

specializes in chop and length moulding,

matboard and framing supplies.

Orders must meet a $25 minimum.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, FrameMica, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Nurre Caxton, Piedmont,

Primex, Seal, 3M, Zimdar Enterprises

Territory: IN, IL, MI, OH


9103 E. 37th Street North

Wichita, KS 67226

(316) 636-4470; 800-633-5519

Fax: (316) 636-4458

Pres: Marshall Millsap

Founded in 1975, this full-service distributor

specializes in chop service with

more than 1,000 wood and metal

mouldings along with matboard and

boxed glass. It offers 24-hour service

on chops, with no minimum orders,

service charges or handling fees. A

free catalog is available.

Principal Lines: AMS, CMI, Crescent,

Decor, Hunt-Bienfang, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Seal, T.I. Industries, Tru

Vue/Miller Artboard, Victor, Williamson

Territory: CO, IA, KS, MO, NE, OK

Frame King Moulding

27 Spiral Drive

Florence, KY 41042

(859) 647-4400; 800-543-5464

Fax: (859) 647-4405

Pres: Pat Karlosky

Frame King Moulding, founded in

1973, was a small warehouse of

1,000 square-feet serving one matboard

company and five wood manufacturers.

Today its present facility

serves three matboard companies and

25 wood and metal manufacturers.

The company has an in-house training

program and sales support.

Principal Lines: ITW/AMP, Bienfang,

CMI, Crescent, Designer, Fletcher-Terry,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Sandel,

Seal, T.I. Industries, Tru Vue, Williamson

Territory: IN, KY, OH

Framing Resources

8511 Ronda Drive

Canton, MI 48187

(734) 354-9191; 800-544-1230

Fax: (734) 354-9195

Pres: Al Larson

Framing Resources started in 1981

and serves the independent framer

with a broad line of framing supplies.

Cheryl Bernhardt teaches classes on

mat cutting and dry mounting and is

on-hand for framing support.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Designer,

International Paper, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Northwood, Seal

Territory: IN, MI, OH

Framing Supply Center

P.O. Box 18925

Greensboro, NC 27419

(336) 668-9500; 800-638-9501

Fax: (336) 668-2077

Pres: Craig J. Fales

Framing Supply Center was founded in

1982 by Gene and Elizabeth Fales. In

1996 the company expanded its product

line with mouldings, matboards

and equipment. It offers newsletters,

trade shows, and training seminars on

a variety of topics and trends.

Principal Lines: C&H, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, La Marche,

Tru Vue/Miller Artboard, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Roma, Piedmont

Territory: AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC,


Framing Wholesalers, Inc.

6201 Metro-Plantation Road

Fort-Myers, FL 33912

(941) 275-7007; 800-289-7007

Fax: (941) 275-3423

Pres: Daniel Alvo

Founded in 1986, the company began

framing for galleries. It now specializes

in higher-end framing and stains its

own moulding, offering white washing

and color stains.

Principal Lines: FWI, Woods, La

Marche, Linen Liners, Marley Moulding,

Complete, Larson-Juhl

Territory: All States

Furst Brothers Company

P.O. Box 29908

Baltimore, MD 21230

(410) 752-0325; 800-638-9398

Fax: (410) 752-6332


Pres: Susan Decker

Founded in 1865, Furst Brothers has

been owned by the Decker family

since 1933. The firm manufactures

wood moulding. It also chops and

manufactures readymade frames.

Furst publishes a monthly newsletter

and offers weekly warehouse sales on

overstocked moulding and frames.

Principal Lines: Nielsen & Bainbridge,

CRK, Crescent, Designer,

Foam-X, Furst Bros., Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Gemini Moulding, Inc.

524 S. Hicks Road

Palatine, IL 60067

(847) 359-2005; 800-323-3575

Fax: (847) 359-2887


Pres: Fred A. Campbell

Gemini Moulding was incorporated in

1976. The full-service distributor has

approximately 2,400 styles of mouldings

in wood and metal. Ready-mades,

matboards, foamcore, gatorboard, corrugated,

glass and framing equipment

are also offered. Mat cutting and dry

mount service are provided for difficult

jobs. No minimum order is required.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Hunt-Bienfang, I.P

Gatorboard, Nielsen & Bainbridge, Putnam,

Seal, 3M, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard

Territory: CO, FL, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MI,



Graham-Watkins Framing


P.O. Box 881

E. Matthews-Mint Hill Road

Matthews, NC 28106

(423) 847-7990; 800-831-0871

Fax: (423) 847-7900

Pres: Al F. Graham

Graham-Watkins was founded in 1992

and specializes in chop and length.

Principal Lines: CMI, La Marche,

New Jersey Moulding, Roma, Tru

Vue/Miller Artboard.

Territory: All States

Great South Moulding

201-A Sherlake Lane

Knoxville, TN 37922

(615) 691-4607; 800-223-8856

Fax: (615) 693-6005

Pres: Jim Evans

Great South Moulding, founded in

1983 as a full-service distributor, was

purchased in 1990 by Allan Osborne

and Jim Evans. Training is provided for

equipment purchasers. There is a $25

minimum order requirement.

Principal Lines: Crescent, La

Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge, Presto,

Southwinds, T.I. Industries, Tru Vue,

3M, Victor

Territory: TN

Hankins-Koppel Co.

405 Victory Avenue, Suite L

San Francisco, CA 94080

(650) 952-0330

800-227-6107 (U.S.)

800-632-2752 (Calif.)

Fax: (650) 952-1634

Pres: Donald Koppel

Hankins-Koppel started in 1978. The

minimum order is $15.

Principal Lines: Alumaframe, Crescent,

HK Woods, Fletcher-Terry, Nielsen

& Bainbridge, Foamboard, La Marche,

Seal, 3M, Sprayway

Territory: AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT,


Hays Framing Supplies

1310 E. 14th Street

Chattanooga, TN 37404

(423) 622-3787; 800-727-2244

Fax: (423) 622-9950

Pres: Dorothy Hays

Hays Framing Supplies carries round

and oval frames, including plate

frames, and beveled and flat mirrors.

No minimum order is required.

Principal Lines: Colonial, Crescent,

Hartboard, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Queen City, Southern, Southwinds,

Stewart, Tru Vue/Miller Artboards, Victor,


Territory: All States

Holliday Picture Frames

200 Bedford Street

P.O. Box 469

Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

(814) 695-7575; 800-942-3000

Fax: (814) 695-8179

Pres: Martha J. Claar

Holliday, founded in 1970, is a full-service

distributor of moulding, equipment

and frame supplies. It features a full

line of chopped metal and wood

mouldings and matboards, plus mats

cut to oval, rectangular or multiple

specs. Holliday also offers a select line

of ovals and in-house ready-mades.

Principal Lines: CMI, Crescent,

Lineco, Multico, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

PB&H, Piedmont, Printmount, Seal,

Stewart, Tru Vue, Williamson

Territory: DE, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, MD,



7123 Sugar & Wine Road

Monroe, NC 28110

(704) 385-9785; 800-937-2631

Fax: (704) 385-9838

Pres: Wayne C. Huneycutt

Huneywood Inc., in business for 13

years, specializes in chop service and

readymade and ornate frames.

Principal Lines: Huneywood Custom

Express, Price Busters Customs

Chops, Price Busters Ready Made

Frames, Masterpiece Collection

Territory: All States

Indian King Framery

King Court, P.O. Box 814

Keene, NH 03431

(603) 352-8434

Fax: (603) 357-3317

Pres: John Evans

Indian King Framery was founded in

1998 by John Evans. It specializes in

custom framing.

Principal Lines: Admiral, Art-O-Rama,

Decor, NEFC, Fox Moulding,

New Jersey, Piedmont, Presto,


Territory: All States

Ivy Industries

111 Monticello Avenue West

P.O. Box 7747

Charlottesville, VA 22906

(804) 979-0715; 800-999-6464

Fax: (804) 296-5924

Pres: John C. Reid

The company was founded in 1971 as

a privately-held manufacturer of finished

wood mouldings. In 1989, it

became employee-owned and operated.

Ivy specializes in handcrafted hardwoods

and traditional-leafed mouldings.

There is a 10-foot minimum on

length orders.

Principal Lines: Ivy

Territory: All States

Kellington Arts

64 Railroad

Albany, NY 12205

(518) 458-2104; 800-841-1123

Fax: 800-724-9358

Pres: Robert Mohr

This full-service distributor manufactures

11 to 25 percent of its offerings.

There is no minimum order. It features

an informational quarterly newsletter

and on-site as well as telephone technical

support for all aspects of customer


Principal Lines: Bainbridge, Furst

Bros., Imported mouldings, Primex,

Sandel, Tru Vue

Territory: Northeastern U.S.

Kendall Moulding &

Frames/Art Mart

P.O. Box 2564

Huntsville, AL 35804

(256) 859-5533; 800-421-7435

Fax: (256) 859-9444

(888) 545-0398

Pres: Wes Kendall

The company is a family-owned and

operated business, specializing in

readymade frames, ovals and Kendall

moulding, manufactured exclusively for

Art Mart, and brass easels. It stocks

large inventories and offers a 24-hour-a-day,

seven-days-week ordering service.

A free 30-page color catalog is


Principal Lines: Kendall

Territory: All States

Kentucky Framing Supplies

Houchens Plaza

Elizabethtown, KY 42701

(502) 769-2112; 800-234-1799

Pres: D.C. Hill

Kentucky Framing Supplies was founded

in the early 1970s. The firm is a

full-service distributor.

Principal Lines: Colonial, Crescent,

Designer, Victor, Piedmont, Stewart

Territory: IN, KY

La Marche Moulding

and Frame

25372 Commerce Center Drive

Lake Forest, CA 92630


Fax: 800-343-2277

Pres: H.C. La Marche

Formed in 1982, La Marche Moulding

offers more than 3,000 lines of moulding.

It also offers chop, join, and ready-made


Principal Lines: La Marche

Territory: U.S., Canada


3900 Steve Reynolds Boulevard

Norcross, GA 30093

(770) 279-5200; 800-438-5031

Fax: (770) 279-5297


Pres: Craig Ponzio

Larson Juhl is a leading manufacturer

of wood mouldings and operates full-service

distribution centers in the U.S.

and Canada. The company manufactures

moulding throughout the U.S.

and imports moulding from Europe and

the Far East. As a distributor, Larson

Juhl is a full-line supplier, offering a

selection of wood and metal mouldings

(available in chop or length), matboard

and framing supplies. The company

also offers educational programs.

Principal Lines: AMS, C&H, Clark,

Crescent, Designer, Fletcher-Terry,

FrameMica, Hunt-Bienfang, International

Paper, Larson-Juhl, Lineco,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Nucor, Savage,

Seal, Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Legion Paper Corp.

11 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10010

(212) 683-6990; 800-278-4478

Fax: (212) 683-8996


Pres: Michael Ginsburg

Legion is the largest distributor of Rising

and Parsons Paper Mills in the

U.S., featuring museum board up to

60 by 104 inches, as well as a full line

of conservation and photographic

boards, blotting, barrier papers, glassine,

in rolls and sheets and many

other conservation-related items.

Principal Lines: Arches, Bertini,

Coventry, Essex, Fabriano, French Marbles,

James River, Parsons, Ragcote,

Rising, Rives, Rossi, Somerset, Thai,

Indian, Spanish and Mexican handmades,


Territory: All States

LeWinter Moulding

& Supply

137 23rd Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15215

(412) 782-2220; 800-633-8886

Fax: 800-643-9907

Pres: Jay A. LeWinter

Jay and Marc LeWinter are the fourth

generation to operate LeWinter Moulding

& Supply, which was founded in

1891. The firm publishes a newsletter

and is the hosts free training seminars.

Principal Lines: Archive, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Hunt-Bienfang, Nielsen

& Bainbridge, PB&H, Piedmont, Presto,

Primex, Seal, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard

Territory: CT, DE, DC, IL, IN, KY, ME,



Lexington Framing


1038 Brentwood Court

Lexington, KY 40511

(606) 254-3353; 800-257-3353

Fax: (606) 231-0752

Pres: Alan Osborne

In 1976 Robert L. Osborne started this

full-service distributorship, which offers

more than 700 wood line patterns.

There is a monthly newsletter and a

$25 minimum order.

Principal Lines: Colonial, Consolidated

Mirror, Crescent, Imports, La

Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge, Piedmont,

Seal, Stanley Stewart, T.I. Industries,

Viratek, Williamson

Territory: IN, KY, OH, TN, WV

M&M Distributors

225 Rt. 522, P.O. Box 189

Tennent, NJ 07763

(732) 780-7747; 800-526-2302

Fax: (732) 431-3732

Pres: Michael Koretskey

M&M Distributors carries lines that

include glass, matboard, mounting and

joining equipment and adhesives. M&M

also carries an array of conservation

products, including Alpha, 100 percent

rag matboards, UV conservation and

museum glass and acid-free tapes and

adhesives. It is an authorized equipment

service center for most manufacturers.

Principal Lines: AMP/Putnam,

C&H/Bainbridge, Crescent, Dahle, Denglas,

Fletcher-Terry, Pistorius, Seal,

3M, Tru Vue, Vision 2000

Territory: All States

MBL Enterprises

32 Worthington Drive

St. Louis, MO 63043

(314) 434-7080; 800-753-2625

Fax: (314) 434-6302

Pres: Carolyn Mandleman

This full-service distributor has been in

business since 1973. Three to four

seminars are held each year and a

newsletter is published every four

months. Framing services are offered,

as well as an in-house workshop.

Principal Lines: Archive Paper, Art

Materials Service, Bainbridge, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, Frame

Square, MBL Moulding, Primex, Seal,

Secure Wire, Specialty Tape, Tru

Vue/Miller Artboard

Territory: IL, KS, MO

Malden International


20 Kenrick Road

Wareham, MA 02571

(508) 291-1104; 800-426-3578

Fax: (508) 295-9633

Pres: John Aucello

This full-service distributor began

operation in 1948. The company manufactures

its own lines and the minimum

order requirement is $250.

Principal Lines: Malden

Territory: All States

Max Moulding

1229 E. Walnut Street

Carson, CA 90746

(310) 320-4688; 800-282-9966

Fax: 888-673-7629

Pres: Allen Fang

Growing steadily since 1992, Max

Moulding, Inc. has established a reputation

as a leading wholesaler in the

framing industry. It offers a wide variety

of mouldings and fillets.

Principal Lines: Max Moulding

Territory: WA, OR, CA, NV, UT, AZ,



Mayne Framing Supply

121 21st Street East

Huntington, WV 25703

(304) 525-6703; 800-638-3401

Fax: (304) 525-6778

Pres: Larry L. Mayne

The firm was opened in 1984 by

Mayne, formerly co-owner of Accents

Gallery in Lexington, Ky. In 1996 the

company added 70 mouldings, new

glass, matboard and other products.

Principal Lines: AMP International,

Bendix, CMI, Colonial, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, Piedmont,

Queen City, Roma, Stewart, Viratec, Tru

Vue, Hartboard Hunt, Hartlight

Territory: KY, OH, VA, WV

Montana Moulding

1091 S. 25th Street

Billings, MT 59102

(406) 652-3545; 800-342-2353

Fax: (406) 652-6103

Pres: Larry Kendall

Montana Moulding was started in

1987. Each year the company has

expanded its inventory by 30 percent.

In 1994 it moved into a new warehouse

and office.

Principal Lines:: AMP, Arquati, Bienfang,

C&H, Colonial, Crescent, Designer,

Emafyl, La Marche, Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Presto, Seal, 3M

Territory: AR, CO, ID, IN, IA, MT, NE,


Munn Frameworks

1000 Holland Drive

Boca Raton, FL 33487

(407) 997-9850; 800-322-6464

Fax: (407) 997-9851

Pres: Max Munn

The company was founded in 1989 by

Max Munn and specializes in chop,

length and custom mouldings. More

than 50 percent of its offerings are

from domestic sources. The company

manufactures its own lines, representing

up to 10 percent of sales.

Principal Lines: Munn

Territory: All States

Nelson’s Picture Framing

1215 Woodmere Avenue

Traverse City, MI 49686

(616) 946-6868; 800-289-2467

Fax: (616) 946-5343


Pres: Travis A. Nelson

Nelson’s Picture Framing, founded in

1958, moved to its present location In

1981. The firm’s moulding inventory

includes more than 460 woods, the full

line of Nielsen metal and Crescent matboard.

A full-time technical consultant

gives workshops on-site and at trade

shows and writes a monthly newsletter.

Principal Lines: La Marche, Nelson,


Territory: IL, IN, KY, MD, MI, MN, NC,


New Jersey Frame

& Moulding

62 Kearney Street

P.O. Box 2441

Paterson, NJ 07509

(973) 684-6001; 800-526-5281

Fax: (973) 595-9486

Pres: Craig Aisenman

The company was founded in 1954

and has been manufacturing and

importing mouldings and frames ever

since. Standard and odd-size frames

are available from the entire moulding

collection. The company also mills and

finishes its own woods. A free catalog

is available.

Principal Lines: Imports from

Europe and Taiwan

Territory: All States

New West Frame & Moulding

2718 Holmes

Kansas City, MO 64109

(816) 472-4499; 800-445-2501

Fax: (816) 472-0799

Pres: Tom Dunn

New West Frame & Moulding bought

Kansas City Moulding in 1998. It operates

as a wholesale distributor to the

picture framing industry.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Decor,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Tru Vue, Crescent,

Sandel, Fletcher, 3M, Designer


Territory: All States

Nurre Caxton

4615 NW 103rd Avenue

Sunrise, FL 33351

800-255-1942; (954) 741-0395

Fax: 800-377-3300

Gen. Man.: Don Fairholm

Formed in 1985, Nurre Caxton designs

and manufactures its own line of wood

mouldings. Since 1990, it has been a

division of Nielsen & Bainbridge.

Principal Lines: Nurre Caxton

Territory: U.S. and Canada

Omega Moulding Co. Ltd.

75 Austin Boulevard

Commack, NY 11775

(631) 864-1100; 800-289-6634

Fax: (631) 864-3746


Pres: Bernard Portnoy

Serving the industry for more than 25

years, Omega is a manufacturer,

importer and distributor of a complete

line of picture frame moulding products,

including traditional, contemporary,

baroque and gold leaf mouldings. The

firm also manufactures Laqa Mica in 24

profiles and 78 colors. The firm offers

1,300 styles of imported mouldings.

Principal Lines: Constitution Series,

French Gold, Laqa Mica, VintageGold,


Territory: All States

Oxford Picture Frame


278 Newkirk Road

Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 3G7


(905) 884-8256; 800-268-3866

Fax: (905) 864-1100

Pres: Walter Cohen

Oxford Picture Frame Company now

only sells moulding and is a division of

Randomlane Industries.

Principal Lines: N/A

Territory: North America

Palmetto Framing Supplies

105 Leventis Drive

Columbia, SC 29209

(803) 783-0195; 800-521-9793

Fax: (803) 783-9355

Pres: Jim Nottoli

Palmetto Framing Supplies has been in

business for 18 years. It is currently a

member of the National Distributors

Network (NDN) and has a minimum


Principal Lines: AMS, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Imports, NC Moulding,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Queen City, Tru

Vue, Brazil, Taiwan

Territory: GA, NC, SC

Pearson Moulding

& Supply

314 E. 11th Street

Erie, PA 16503-1106

(814) 453-6502; 800-548-7607

Fax: (814) 453-5515

Pres: Michael M. Mashyna

Pearson Moulding is a full-line distributor,

in business for more than 10

years. Chop and join is available on

most mouldings. A dry mounting and

laminating service is offered.

Principal Lines: Arlo, C.M. International,

Crescent, Designer, Hunt-Bienfang,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Piedmont,

Seal, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard, Vermont

Hardwood, Williamson, Xylo

Territory: All States

Piedmont Moulding

2203 Old Covington Highway S.W.

PO. Box 117

Conyers, GA 30207

(770) 483-1066; 800-241-3617

Fax: (770) 483-4760


Pres: Kevin P. O’Malley

Founded in 1960, Piedmont Moulding,

a division of Acuity Management Inc.,

is a wood moulding manufacturer and

distributor. It manufactures its own

lines, representing more than 60 percent

of total sales.

Principal Lines: Cherries, Maples,

Micas, Natural Woods, Paper Wraps,

Piedmont Moulding, Stewart Moulding

Territory: All States

Presto Frame & Moulding

5 Diamond Avenue

Bethel, CT 06801

(203) 744-4499; 800-431-1622

Fax: (203) 744-4706

Pres: Reinhard Kolf

For more than 50 years, this family

business has imported European

mouldings and frames. Today the line

consists of more than 1,500 moulding

designs offered in length directly or

chopped through an extensive distributor

network. Its ready-made line of

ovals, circles and baroque rectangles

offers 720 finish variations.

Principal Lines: European mouldings,

Ovals, Circles, Baroque ready-mades

Territory: All States

Presto Picture Frames

1237 Shipp Street

Hendersonville, NC 28791

800-334-9060; (828) 693-1333

Fax: (828) 697-2031

Pres: William Day

Presto Picture Frames was founded in

1972. This full-service distributor manufactures

its own lines, representing

up to 10 percent of total sales.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, 3M, Distributor, Fletcher,

Logan Graphic Products, Designer

Mouldings, Aetna, Windsor Newton

Paint, Lineco

Territory: All States

Proframe Moulding

1433 W. Frankfort Road, #100

Carollton, TX 75007

(972) 466-0721; 800-877-6345

Fax: (972) 466-3662

Pres: Alberto Tanzi

Proframe Moulding was founded in

1994 as an operating division of

Arquati. Its primary market is distributor/OEM

in box quantities of value-priced

quality Italian Moulding.

Principal Lines: Proframe, Arquati,

Charrette, Chop Express, Continental,

DJ Wholesale, Framers Market, Framing

Fabrics & Moulding, Gemini, La Chey,

New West Frame, Roanoke Moulding

Territory: All States

Quadrant Moulding

& Supply

1150 University Avenue Building

Rochester, NY 14607

800-999-2930; (716) 271-3811

Fax: (716) 442-7012

Pres: Craig Chorman

Founded in 1989 as a division of Light

Impressions Corp., the company is

now owned by Craig Chorman.

Principal Lines: Decor, Presto, T.I.

industries, Omega, Quadrant Moulding

and Supply

Territory: NY


Moulding Design

1715 Granby Street

Roanoke, VA 24012

800-336-9623; (540) 344-1677

Fax: (540) 345-4210

Pres: Fred Liady

Started in 1974 as a Nielsen moulding

distributor, the firm has grown into a

full-service company.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Nielsen,

FrameMica, RMD line

Territory: All States


5214 Homberg Drive

Knoxville, TN 37919

800-345-6815; (815) 588-8644

Fax: (815) 588-5101

Pres: Tom Rechembach

A full-line wholesale picture framing

distributor. In 1991 Rechembach’s

joined the Wholesale Distributor Association

and from there launched the

Rechembach School of Framing.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Bainbridge,

Tru Vue, Seal, CMI Moulding

Territory: KY, NC, TN

Reuel’s Distribution Center

3750 W. 2100 South, P.O Box 626

Salt Lake City, UT 84120

P.O. Box 626

800-453-9826; (801) 975-1845

Fax: (801) 328-2818


Pres: Reuel Ware

Founded in 1932, it now serves as a

full-line art material and framing distributor.

It offers chop and length service

and warehouses ready-mades.

Reuel’s sponsors an annual trade

show and publishes a catalog of products.

No minimum is required.

Principal Lines: Winsor & Newton,

Hunt Manufacturing, Stressmore

Paper, Grumbacher, Canson Tallens

Territory: AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, NV,


Roma Moulding

360 Hanlan Road

Woodbridge, Ontario L4L8v6 Canada

800-645-3399; (905) 850-1500

Fax: (905) 850-0706


Pres: John Gareri

The company was started in 1984

with five employees. Under the direction

of John Gareri, Nino Talotta and

Tony Talotta, Roma now has a staff of

more than 200 employees.

Principal Lines: 3M, Fletcher Terry,

Seal, Bienfang, Crescent, Bainbridge

Territory: U.S. and Canada

Sales Associates

Frames & Moulding

13000 Athens Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44107

800-321-1690; (216) 228-6106

Fax: (216) 221-8667

Pres: James Desalvo

Sales Associates, founded as a manufacturer

and importer of mouldings by

C. Madore and acquired in 1965 by L.

Merrick, currently offers more than

600 styles of chop and length mouldings.

Ready-mades frames are offered,

as well as wedge, chop and join services.

It manufactures its own lines.

There is a $25 minimum order


Principal Lines: Sales Associates,


Territory: All States

Savannah Framing Supplies

5516-C Export Boulevard, Unit C

Garden City, GA 31408

800-671-4039; (912) 965-0199

Fax: (912) 964-5897

Pres: Scott Nottoli

Savannah Framing Supplies opened in

1995. Chop service is available.

Principal Lines: Tru Vue, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Crescent, Decor, Aluminum,


Territory: FL

Shenandoah Framing

215 Greenhouse Road

Lexington, VA 24450

800-368-2171; (540) 463-3252

Fax: 800-368-2171

Pres: Thomas C. Pope

Founded in 1978, Shenandoah now

carries more than 1,500 wood mouldings

as well as Alumaframe metals. Its

readymade line of frames is the primary

focus of its market. All items are

offered in length, chop and joined.

Principal Lines: Presto, Oxford, CMI,

Benchmark, Colonial

Territory: All States

Southern Moulding & Supply

7040 Battle Drive

Kennesaw, GA 30152-4385

800-282-5012; (770) 422-3949

Fax: (770) 422-8350

Pres: Sandra H. Davis

In 1994 Southern moved into its present

location. The firm publishes a catalog

annually, it also publishes a quarterly


Principal Lines: Southern Moulding,

PB & H, Royal Ramin Line, Baroque

Gold, Classic Italian

Territory: All States

Studio Moulding

1751 E. Del Amo Boulevard

Carson, CA 90746


Fax: 888-423-1814

Pres: Richard Sugiyama

Studio Moulding is a designer an

distributor of mouldings to the industry.

Most of the company’s products

are developed from its original


Principal Lines: Designer, FrameMica,


Territory: All States

Syracuse Sales

6684 Pickard Drive

Syracuse, NY 13211

800-777-1756; (315) 455-1756

Fax: (315) 455-8270

Pres: Tim Orcutt

Syracuse Sales was founded in 1975

and moved to its current facility in

1984. It offers thumbnail joining,

length and chop. Orders are available

within 24 hours. A discount policy on

length and chop is available as well as

free UPS ground service on all orders.

Corner and Wood chip samples are

also available. No minimum order is


Principal Lines: PB & H, Designer

Metal Moulding, CMI, Artisan, Jimo

Territory: All States

TC Moulding

1880 Oakcrest Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55113-2677

800-735-3025; (651) 636-6367

Fax: (651) 636-8153

Pres: Thomas Swanson

T.C. Moulding is a full line distributor

that has been in business for more

than 100 years. With two facilities

serving the upper Midwest as well as

galleries and frame shops across the

country, TC offers a wide selection of

imported and domestic mouldings. It is

a member of the Wholesale Distribution

Association and offers an extensive

list of framing classes for beginners

and experts.

Principal Lines: Eclipse, Nielsen &

Bainbridge, Crescent, Seal, Fletcher,

Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Valley Moulding & Frame

10708 Vanowen Street

North Hollywood, CA 91605

800-932-7665 (U.S.)

800- 524-1413 (Calif.)

(818) 769-5656

Fax: (818) 509-0461

Pres: David Labowitz

Charles Aaron and David Labowitz

founded the company in 1970 primarily

as a mini-frame manufacturer

and sales organization. Within a few

years, the company began to develop

into a full-service distributor.

Principal Lines: Americor, Arquati,

C&H, CMI, Crescent, Designer,

Nielsen & Bainbridge, Seal, Tru Vue,

Lineco, Fletcher, Sandel, 3M

Territory: AZ, CA, CO, NV, OR, UT

Victor Moulding Co.

977 66th Avenue

Oakland, CA 94621

800-366-8428; (510) 430-0400

Fax: 800-366-8586

Pres: Susan Bell

Victor Moulding offers a full line of

domestic and imported mouldings,

metal mouldings, chop service,

mats, equipment and supplies. A full

color catalog is available.

Principal Lines: Victor Moulding

Territory: All States

West Coast Moulding

8148 Ronson Road, Suite T

San Diego, CA 92111

800-373-8177; (858) 565-1125

Fax: 800-373-5177

(858) 565-1126

Pres: Jack Miller

West Coast Moulding, established in

1991, is a full-line distributor of CMI

Moulding, Alumaframe Moulding and

Linen Liners. Its sales are composed

of length and chop, supplies and

equipment. Free corner samples are

available. No minimum order is


Principal Lines: Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Crescent, CMI, Sandel, Decor,


Territory: All States

Wholesale Distributors


27 Spiral Drive

Florence, KY 41042

800-543-5464; (859) 647-4400

Fax: (859) 647-4405

Pres: Pat Karlosky

The Wholesale Distributors Association

(WDA is comprised of 14 regional

companies that supply the retail

custom framing market and related

industries with products and services

in the U.S. and Canada from 27 individually

owned and operated distribution

centers. The WDA has nine

training centers offering the five-day/five-module

B.A.S.I.C. Instructional

Program for Framers, as well

as various one-and two-day workshops

to enhance particular framing


Principal Lines: Nielsen & Bainbridge,

Crescent, Tru Vue, Fletcher,


Territory: U.S. and Canada

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