Framing: distributordirectory 2001: looking for a new distributor? Consult this newly updated directory for a listing of framing resources across the United States and Canada

Framing: distributordirectory 2001: looking for a new distributor? Consult this newly updated directory for a listing of framing resources across the United States and Canada – Directory

Distributor data has been updated via reviews by personnel from the listed companies and the staff at Framing Business News. Each listing gives details on product lines, sales territories and company 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, Framerica, Hunt-Bienfang,

LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge, PB&H, Piedmont,

Rising, Seal, Stewart

Territory: AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID,

IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV,

NM, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SD, TX, UT, WI, WY

Aetna Frame Supply Inc.

1701 N. Greenville Avenue, Suite 906

Richardson, TX 75081

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

Pres: Craig 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 locations.

Principal Lines: Aetna, Crescent, Designer

Territories: All States

AGF Inc.

11440 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 1998. 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, 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

E-mail: sales@aljon-intl.com

www.aljon-intl.com

Pres: Carl Lammers

Aljon International has been a wholesaler of oil

paintings, ready-made frames and decorative

mirrors to the trade since 1971. Its goal is to provide

high-quality, affordable artwork and frames.

Principal Lines: San Diego Frames, Chappel

Frames

Territories: International

Apple Foam & Plastic

1151 Grier Drive, Suite I

Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 361-7999; 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,

Kapa Bloc, Styro, Artboard

Territory All States

Armel Co.

P.O. Box 1184

Norton, MA 02766

800-637-3720

Fax: 508-285-6588

Principal Lines: Anchor Wire, Armel Moulding,

Crescent, Denglas, Designer Moulding, Drymount,

Foam-X, Hardware, Heat Foam, Kraft Paper, Mirror,

Nielsen Bainbridge, Plexi, Rising, Sandel

Glass, Soft Strand, 3M, Tru Vue

Territory: New England

Arquati Company USA

1433 W. Frankford Road, #100

Carrollton, TX 75007

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

Fax 800-817-0524, (972) 466-3662

www.arquatiusa.com

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

941-B McGlincey Lane, Campbell, CA 95008

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

Fax: (408) 559-9027

Pres: Vic TretiaKoff

Art Board West has expanded its own (ABW) Italian

Moulding line, including five domestic lines. It

offers chop service and supplies, including two

matboard and foamboard manufacturers.

Principal Lines: ABW Moulding, Crescent,

LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge, Studio Moulding,

Williamson

Territory: Northern CA, Northern NV, Southern

OR

Artworks

6120 Shadybrook Lane

Wichita, KS 67208

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

Fax (316) 682-0068

www.frameart4u.com

Pres: Reuben Sanders

The company was founded in 1978 and does

volume commercial framing.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Designer Metals &

Woods, Larson-Juhl, Tru Vue

Territory: KS, MO, NE, OK

Atlantic Coast Framing Supplies

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 requirement.

Principal Lines: Bendix, CMI, Colonial, Crescent,

Decor, Foam-X, LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Southwinds, Tru Vue

Territory: NC, SC

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 order.

Principal Lines: Bay, Colonial, Crescent, J.R.

Moulding, LaMarche, New Jersey Frame &

Moulding, Nielsen Bainbridge, Studio Moulding,

T.I. Industries

Territory: TX, NM, SC

Bendix Mouldings Inc.

37 Ramland Roads South

Orangeburg, NY 10962

(845) 365-1111; 800-526-0240

Fax: 800-4-BENDIX, (845) 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, Florence Sunset Collection, Park

Avenue Collection, Polycore Mouldings

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, LaMarche, New

Jersey, Nielsen, PB&H, Piedmont, Presto

Territory: Midwest

Cash Moulding Sales of

Alabama Inc.

436 Industrial Lane, Birmingham, AL 35211

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

Fax: (205) 942-1225

www.cashmoulding.com

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,

International Mouldings, LaMarche, 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 Framing

3 Normac Road, Woburn, MA 01801

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

Fax: 888-724-2467, (781) 932-1048

Charette Framing is a full-line distributor featuring

quality wood and metal mouldings, matboard,

foam board, glazing, adhesives and other framing

supplies.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Cambridge, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Ivy, Lineco, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Oxford, Rising, Seal, 3M, Tru Vue

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

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

is available for orders of more than $50.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Chop Express, Clark,

CMI, Designer, Emafyl, LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Private Line, T.I. Industries, Williamson

Territory: CT, DE, DC, GA, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ,

NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, VA, VT, WV

Chops

3392 Wonderland Road South

Building #7, Unit # 10

London, Ontario N6L 1A8 Canada

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

Fax: (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

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: Designer, Jimo, LaMarche,

Wall Moulding, Artisan

Territory: All States

Cimarron Sales Ltd.

#209 2835 23rd Street N.E.

Calgary, AB T2E 7A4 CANADA

(403) 717-4300; 877-754-7630

Fax: (403) 717-4333

Pres: Tim Roberts

The company was founded in 1998. It offers a

complete chop and join service, and there is no

minimum order requirement.

Principal Lines: Designer Woods & Metals,

Oxford, Ulrich

Territory: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba,

Saskatchewan

CMC Moulding

4110 Citrus Avenue, Suite 1, Rocklin, CA 95677

(530) 823-5013

Pres: Steve Vandenhoff

CMC Moulding was founded in 1985. Matboard

and supplies are included in its inventory.

Principal Lines: Clark, Crescent, Designer,

International Paper, Fome-Cor 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 its 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: LaMarche, PB&H, Presto

Territory: CT, MD, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT

Contemporary Frame Co.

346 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, CT 06032

(860) 677-7787; 800-243-0386

E-mail: confram@aol.com

Pres: Robert F. Sawyer

Contemporary Frame specializes in chop, length,

framing supplies and matboard. No minimum

order is required.

Principal Lines: Anchor, Crescent, Hartman,

Lineco, Logan, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Territory: All States

Crossroads Distributors

4783 I-55 South, Jackson, MS 39212

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

Fax: 888-824-0043

V.P and Gen. Manager: Jeff Lovorn

Crossroads Distributors, founded in 1981, operates

from a 40,O00-sq.-ft. facility. Crossroads currently

stocks approximately 13,000 items. Its principal

line, “The Crossroads Collection,” consists of

more than 150 mouldings imported from Brazil,

Taiwan and China. Crossroads also imports and

manufacturers ready-made frames and framed

mirrors.

Principal Lines: CMI, Colonial, Crescent, Decor,

Designer, Foam X, North Carolina, Queen City,

3M, Studio Moulding, washed glass

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, 800-576-6765

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, Crescent, Fletcher-Terry,

Fome-Cor, Gatorfoam, Nielsen Bainbridge, Seal,

3M, T.I. Industries, Tru Vue/Miller Artboard

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: Angela M. Day

The company, which began distribution in 1987,

specializes in chop and length, as well as hanging

hardware.

Principal Lines: LaMarche

Territory: CT, DE, DC, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY,

NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WV

Decor Moulding & Supply

300 Wireless Boulevard

Hauppauge, NY 11788

(631) 231-5959; 800-937-1055

Fax: (631) 231-5034, 800-937-0006

www.decormouldinq.com

Pres: Michael Katz

Decor Moulding and Supply, founded in 1984, is

a complete distributor of more than 2,000 competitively

priced moulding styles that are available

in length, chop and join. The company carries an

extensive line of stock frames, ready-mades and

ovals in popular finishes. A catalog is available.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Decor Metals, Decor

Mouldings, Nielsen Bainbridge, Pistorius, Sandel,

3M, Tru-Vue

Territory: U.S., Canada and Europe

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,

according to company officials.

Principal Lines: CMI, Colonial, Designer, International,

LaMarche, Omega, Wall Moulding

Territory: All states

DJ Wholesale Framers Supply Inc.

1214 Franklin Boulevard, Nampa, ID 83687

(208) 466-2600; 800-687-6454

Fax: (208) 465-5786

E-mail: frames@djwholesaleframers.com

www.djwholesaleframers.com

DJ Wholesale was established in 1987 as a

Crescent matboard and Designer Metal Moulding

supplier servicing Idaho. Today the company

primarily services the western states but sells

nationally as well.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Bienfang Foamboard,

C&H, Crescent, Designer Moulding, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Presto, True Vue, Vogel Moulding,

Williamson Wood Moulding

Territory: Western states and ID, OR, UT

Don Mar Frame & Moulding

175 Highland Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02771

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

Fax: (508) 336-8042

915 N. Lenola Road, Morristown, NJ 08051

800-207-0360

Fax: (856) 778-5750

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, Framerica,

Fletcher-Terry, Hunt-Bienfang, Rising, Image Perfect,

LaMarche, 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

Montreal, QU H8R 1J9 CANADA

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

Fax: (514) 489-9707

E-mail: info@edelstein.com

www.edelstein.com

Pres: Stanley Edelstein

The company was founded in 1973 and is the

supplier of ECHOtape brand of pressure-sensitive

adhesive tapes.

Principal Lines: ECHOtape

Territory: North America

European Art Frame Company

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 moulding

Territory: North America

Evald Moulding Co.

421 Dayton Street, Watertown, WI 53094

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

Fax: (920) 261-4771; 800-871-4771

E-mail: evald@gdinet.com

www.evaldmoulding.com

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 a traveling sales show is available

at no charge to view the mouldings. No minimum

order is required.

Principal Lines: Artisan, Benchmark, Decor,

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

Territory: Mideastern and Midwestern U.S.

F & G Chop and Moulding Company

1516 East Ceder, Ontario, CA 91761

(909) 923-3317; 800-582-3091

Fax: (909) 947-5251

Owner: Jeff Grisier

Founded in 1984, this family-owned business has

grown to become a major Omega chop distributor.

Principal Lines: AMS, Crescent, Designer

Moulding, Lener Liner, Omega Moulding

Territory: All States

Falcon East

27 First Avenue, Patterson, NJ 07514

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

Fax: (973) 279-3048

E-mail: maggie@falconeast.com

www.falconeast.com

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 order.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Tru Vue, Bainbridge,

Falcon East

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,

chop, joined frames, wood and metal moulding,

matboard, foamcore, hardware, Kraft paper, chipboard,

ATG tape, dry-mount tissue and other

framing supplies.

Principal Lines: Admiral, CMI, Gryphon,

LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge, Omega, PB&H,

Presto, Studi, Verbec

Territory: CT, NJ, NY, PA

Fotiou Frames Ltd.

538 Millway Avenue

Concord, Ontario L4K 3V5 Canada

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

Fax: (905) 738-0198

E-mail: sales@fotiou.com

www.fotiou.com

Pres: Louis Rodriguez

Fotiou Frames offers a wide selection of both traditional

and innovative designs of picture frame

mouldings for more than 25 years.

Principal Lines: Fotiou’s own imported line of

mouldings

Territory: U.S. and Canada

Frame Arts

61255 N.E. Ladera Road, Bend, OR 97702

(541) 318-4739; 800-255-5558

Fax: 800-835-5047

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 is available 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, OR, WA,

NC, WY, AR

Frame Fit Co.

P.O. Box 12727, Philadelphia, PA 19134

(215) 288-8040; 800-523-3693

Fax: 800-344-7010

E-mail: framefit@netaxs.com

www.framefit.com

Pres: Stephen J. Kress

Frame Fit Co., a 25-year veteran of the framing

industry, has evolved into a full-service framing

company offering mats, foam board, glass, Plexiglas,

custom computerized mat cutting and framing

in addition to its line of more than 250 moulding

choices.

Principal Lines: Frame Fit, Marley

Territory: All States

Frame King Moulding

27 Spiral Drive, Florence, KY 41042

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

Fax: (859) 647-4405

E-mail: Framekingm@aol.com

Pres: Pat Karlosky

Frame King Moulding, founded in 1973, was a

small, 1,000 square-foot warehouse serving one

matboard company and five wood manufacturers.

Today, its present facility serves three matboard

companies and 25 wood and metal manufacturers.

The company is a member of the Wholesale

Distributor Association.

Principal Lines: ITW/AMP, Bienfang, CMI, Crescent,

Designer, Fletcher-Terry, Nielsen Bainbridge,

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

Territory: IN, KY, OH

FrameMasters

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, LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge, Piedmont,

Presto, Roma, Vermont Hardwoods,

Williamson

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

Framerica

519 Johnson Avenue, Bohemia, NY 11716

800-372-6422; (631) 567-8889

Fax: (631) 567-8882

E-mail: sales@framerica.com

www.framerica.com

Pres: Gordon Van Vechten; Gene Eichner

Framerica began in 1979 and currently manufactures

more than 2,000 styles of moulding.

Principal Lines: Framerica

Territory: U.S. and International

Framer’s Express

P.O. Box 1184, Roswell, GA 30077

(770) 475-5044; 800-342-2464

Fax: (770) 475-5433

www.matmaker.com

Owner: Ding 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, Crescent

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 workshops.

Principal Lines: Bienfang, Crescent, LaMarche,

Nielsen Bainbridge, Roma, Seal, Tru Vue/Miller

Artboard

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

WA, WY

Framers Supply Co.

2621 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40208

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

Fax: (502) 636-5630

E-mail: info@framerssupply.com

www.framerssupply.com

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: Arquati, Crescent, Designer,

Fletcher-Terry, Framers, Nielsen Bainbridge, Piedmont,

Tru Vue, Wizard

Territory: All States

Frames Unlimited/Zimdar

Enterprises

3343 Lousma Drive SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49548

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

Fax: (616) 452-7705

E-mail: contactus@framesunlimited.com

www.framesunlimited.com

Pres: Dorothy L. Zimdar

Founded in 1971, Frames Unlimited operates a

wholesale and a commercial division, in addition

to 40 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.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Art-O-Rama, Crescent,

Framerica, LaMarche, Larson-Juhl, Neilsen Bainbridge,

Nurre Caxton, Seal, Victor, Williamson

Territory: IN, MI, OH

Frameworks

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

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.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Designer, International

Paper, Nielsen Bainbridge, Northwood, Seal

Territory: All states

Framing Supply Center

P.O. Box 18925

Greensboro, NC 27419

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

Pres: Craig J. Fales

E-mail: info@framerssupply.com

www.framerssupply.com

Framing Supply Center was founded in 1982 by

Gene and Elizabeth Fales. In September 2001,

Framing Supply Center moved to a new, state-of-the-art

wholesale distribution facility.

Principal Lines: Arquati, Crescent, Designer

Moulding, Framers Moulding Line, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Tru Vue, Wizard

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

VA, WV

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. It also specializes

in contract framing, custom framing and pre-framed

art.

Principal Lines: FWI, Woods, LaMarche, 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; 800-884-9437

www.furstbros.com

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: CRK, Crescent, Furst Bros.,

Nielsen Bainbridge, 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; 800-238-3575

Pres: Fred Campbell

Founded in 1976, Gemini Moulding is a full-service

distributor with approximately 2,400 styles of

wood and metal moulding. 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

Territory: All States

Graham Framing Specialties

12995 E. Independence Blvd.

Matthews, NC 28105

(704) 882-4223; 800-831-0871

Fax: (704) 882-4424

Pres: Al F. Graham

Graham Framing Specialities was founded in

1984 and specializes in chop and length.

Principal Lines: CMI, Decor, LaMarche, Roma

Territory: All States

Great South Moulding

205 Sherlake Lane, Knoxville, TN 37922

(865) 691-4607; 800-223-8856

Fax: (865) 693-6005

E-mail: gsm@netgrp.net

www.greatsouthmouldinq.com

Pres: Jim Evans

Great South Moulding was founded in 1983 as a

full-service distributor. Training is provided for

equipment purchasers. The minimum order is $25.

Principal Lines: Colonial, Crescent, International,

LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge, Presto, Southwinds,

T.I. Industries, Tru Vue, 3M, Victor

Territory: TN

Hankins-Koppel Co.

405 Victory Avenue, Suite L

South 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 $25.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Rising

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

OR, TX, UT, WA, WY

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. No minimum order is required.

Principal Lines: Artisan, Colonial, Crescent,

International, Nielsen Bainbridge, Profile, Southern,

Southwinds, Tru Vue, 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, Printmount, Seal, T.I.

Industries, Tru Vue, Williamson

Territory: DE, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, MD, NJ, NY, NC,

OH, PA, SC, VA, WV

Huneywood

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 14 years, specializes

in chop service and readymade and

ornate frames.

Principal Lines: Huneywood Custom Express,

Price Busters Customs Chops, Price Busters

Ready Made Frames

Territory: All States

Indian King Framery

15 King Court, Keene, NH 03431

(603) 352-8434

Fax: (603) 357-3317

Pres: Evan John

Indian King Framery was founded in 1998 by

Evan John. It specializes in custom framing.

Principal Lines: Admiral, Art-O-Rama, Decor,

Fox Moulding, New Jersey, Piedmont, Presto,

Williamson

Territory: All States

Ivy Industries

111 Monticello Avenue West, P.O. Box 7747

Charlottesville, VA 22902

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

Fax: (804) 296-5924

E-mail: hmhaynie@juno.com

www.ivyindustries.com

Pres: John C. Reid

The company was founded in 1971 as a privately-held

manufacturer of finished wood mouldings.

Today, Ivy specializes in handcrafted hardwoods

and traditional-leafed mouldings. There is a 10-foot

minimum on length orders.

Principal Lines: Ivy

Territory: All States

Kendall * Hartcraft

P.O. Box 11670, Huntsville, AL 35814

(256) 859-5533; 800-558-7834

Fax: (256) 859-9444, (888) 545-0398

E-mail: comments@kmas.com

www.kmas.com

Pres: Wes Kendall

This family-owned and operated business specializes

in readymade frames and ovals, Kendall

moulding, manufactured exclusively for its line,

and brass easels. It offers a 24-hour ordering

service. A free color catalog is available.

Principal Lines: Hartcraft, 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, Stewart

Territory: IN, KY, OH

LaMarche Moulding and Frame

25372 Commerce Center Drive

Lake Forest, CA 92630

800-421-1206

Fax: 800-343-2277

E-mail: sales@lamarchemoulding.com

www.lamarchemouldinq.com

Pres: H.C. LaMarche

Formed in 1982, LaMarche Moulding offers more

than 3,000 lines of moulding. It also offers chop,

join and readymade frames.

Principal Lines: LaMarche

Territory: U.S., Canada

Larson-Juhl

3900 Steve Reynolds Blvd., Norcross, GA 30093

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

Fax: (770) 279-5297, 800-438-5031

www.larsonjuhl.com

Pres and c.e.o.: Steve McKenzie

Larson-Juhl is a wood moulding manufacturer

and operates full-service distribution centers in

the U.S. and Canada. Larson-Juhl is a full-line

supplier, offering wood and metal mouldings (in

chop or length), matboard and framing supplies.

The company also offers educational programs

and ljdirect, an online ordering alternative.

Principal Lines: 3M, Artique, Clark, Craig

Ponzio Custom Frame Collection, Crescent,

Fletcher-Terry, Framerica, Larson-Juhl Classic

Collection, Nielson Bainbridge, Seal, Tru Vue

Territory: U.S. and Canada

Legion Paper Corp.

11 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010

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

Fax: (212) 683-8996, 800-275-3380

E-mail: info@legionpaper.com

www.legionpaper.com

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, Cromatica,

Digital Printers, Essex, Fabriano, French

Marbles, Gmund, Japanese, Lana, Parsons, Ragcote,

Rising, Rives, Rossi, Somerset, Thai, Indian,

Spanish handmades, Zanders, Zerkall

Territory: All States

LeWinter Moulding & Supply

137 23rd Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15215

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

Fax: 800-643-9907

E-mail: marcl2@stargate.net

www.lewintermouldinq.com

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 holds open houses.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Fletcher-Terry, Hunt-Bienfang,

Nielsen Bainbridge, PB&H, Presto, Seal,

Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Lexington Framing Supplies

1038 Brentwood Court, Lexington, KY 40511

(859) 254-3353; 800-257-3353

Fax: (859) 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, LaMarche, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Piedmont, Seal, Stanley Stewart, T.I. Industries,

Viratek, Williamson

Territory: IN, KY, OH, TN, WV

Malden International Designs

20 Kendrick Road, Wareham, MA 02571

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

Fax: (508) 295-9633

E-mail: sales@malden.com

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

M&M Distributors

225 Rt. 522, P.O. Box 189

Tennent, NJ 07763

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

Fax: (732) 431-3732

www.mmdistributors.com

Pres: Michael Koretskey

M&M Distributors’ staff will assist customers in

choosing from a comprehensive selection of

framing supplies, equipment, matboard, foamboard

and glass.

Principal Lines: Bainbridge, C&H, Crescent,

Dahle, Denglas, Fletcher-Terry, Gilman Brothers,

Hansen, Hot Press, ITW AMP, International Paper,

Lineco, Logan, Maestri, Neschen, Pistorius,

Roma, Sandel, Seal, Spacemaker, 3L, 3M, Traco,

Technology Products International, Tru Vue

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

Max Moulding

1229 E. Walnut Street, Carson, CA 90746

(310) 605-1200; 888-883-6055 (GA)

Fax: 888-883-6056 (GA)

E-mail: headquarters@maxmoulding.com

www.maxmouldinq.com

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: All states

Mayne Framing Supply

121 21st Street East

Huntington, WV 25703

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

Fax: (304) 525-6778

E-mail: maynef@zoomnet.net

Pres: Larry L. Mayne

Mayne has expanded to a 34,000-square-foot

facility to allow for a deeper and wider inventory

and is continuing to expand its product line. The

company is a charter member of the Independent

Framing Distributors Association (IFDA).

Principal Lines: AMP International, Bendix,

CMI, Colonial, Crescent, Designer, Fletcher-Terry,

Hartboard Hunt, Hartlight, Piedmont, Queen City,

Roma, Stewart, Tru Vue, Viratec

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, LaMarche,

Nielsen Bainbridge, Presto, Seal, 3M

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

OR, SD, WA, WY

Munn Frameworks

1000 Holland Drive, Boca Raton, FL 33487

(561) 997-9850; 800-322-6464

Fax: (561) 997-9851

E-mail: munnframeworks@aol.com

www.munnframeworks.com

Pres: Max Munn

Founded in 1989 by Max Munn, the company

specializes in chop, length and custom moulding.

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

(231) 946-6868; 800-289-2467

Fax: (231) 946-5343, 800-946-5344

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: LaMarche, Nelson, Nielsen

Territory: AK, AL, FL, GA, IA, KS, MO, NE, NH,

NJ, NY, PA, VT

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 has manufactured and imported

moulding and frames since 1954. Standard and

odd-size frames are available from the entire

moulding collection. The company also mills and

finishes its own wood. 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

www.newwestco.com

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, Crescent, Decor,

Designer Moulding, Fletcher, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Sandel, 3M, T.I. Industries, Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Nurre Caxton

4615 NW 103rd Avenue, Sunrise, FL 33351

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

Fax: 800-377-3300

www.nurrecaxton.com

Gen. Manager: Don Fairholm

Formed in 1985, Nurre Caxton designs and manufactures

its own line of contemporary classic

wood mouldings. Since 1990, it has been a division

of Nielsen Bainbridge.

Principal Lines: Nurre Caxton

Territory: U.S., Canada and the Caribbean

Omega Moulding Co, Ltd.

75 Austin Boulevard, Commack, NY 11725

(516) 864-1100; 800-289-6634

Fax: (516) 864-3746, 800-329-6634

E-mail: info@omegamoulding.com

www.omegamouldinq.com

Pres: Bernard Portnoy

Serving the industry for more than 25 years,

Omega manufactures, imports and distributes a

complete line of picture frame moulding products,

including traditional, contemporary, baroque and

gold leaf mouldings. The firm offers 1,500 styles

of imported mouldings which are distributed from

facilities in New York and Los Angeles.

Principal Lines: Omega Moulding

Territory: U.S., International

Palmetto Framing Supplies

105 Leventis Drive, Columbia, SC 29209

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

Fax: (803) 783-9355

www.ndnframing.com

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 order.

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

E-mail: Pear@velocity.net

www.Pearsonmouldinq.com

Pres: Michael M. Mashyna

Pearson Moulding is a full-line distributor that has

been 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

Peterson Picture Frame Co.

2720 W. Belmont Ave.

Chicago, IL 60618

(773) 463-8888

Fax: (773) 463-4603

E-mail: mspear@peterson-picture.com

www.peterson-picture.com

Pres: David Spear

Founded in 1967, Peterson provides a competitive

chop service in the Midwest.

Principal Lines: Decor, Nielsen, Nurre-Caxton

Territory: Midwest

Presto Frame & Moulding

5 Diamond Avenue, Bethel, CT 06801

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

Fax: (203) 744-4706

E-mail: mail@prestoframe.com

www.prestoframe.com

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.

Territory: All States

Quadrant Moulding & Supply

1150 University Avenue, 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

Rechembach’s

5300 Homberg Drive

Knoxville, TN 37919

800-345-6815; (865) 588-8644

Fax: 800-588-8633

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: CMI Moulding, Colonial, Crescent,

New Jersey Frame & Moulding, Nielsen

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

Territory: NC, TN

Reuel’s Distribution Center

3750 W. 2100 South, P.O Box 626

Salt Lake City, UT 84120

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

Fax: (801) 672-6367, 800-637-3835

www.reuels.com

Pres: Reuel Ware

Founded in 1932, Reuel’s 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

order is required.

Principal Lines: Winsor & Newton, Hunt Manufacturing,

Stressmore Paper, Grumbacher, Canson

Talens

Territory: AZ, CO, ID, KS, MO, MT, NM, NV, OR,

UT, WA, WY

RMD/Roanoke 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, Framerica,

RMD line

Territory: All States

Roma Moulding

360 Hanlan Road

Woodbridge, ON L6A 8V6 Canada

800-263-2322; (905) 850-1500

Fax: (905) 850-0706, 800-361-1415

www.romamoulding.com

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 and four warehouses

servicing the U.S. and Canada.

Principal Lines: Gold, Silver, Antique Gold Leaf,

Wood Veneers, Oxidized and Water Gilded Finishes,

all available in contemporary and traditional

designs

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 requirement.

Principal Lines: Sales Associates, Lumax

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, NDN

Territory: GA, FL, SC

Shenandoah Framing

215 Greenhouse Road

Lexington, VA 24450

800-368-2171

Fax: 800-368-2171

Pres: Thomas C. Pope

Founded in 1978, Shenandoah now carries more

than 2,500 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. Shenandoah is

a full-line distributor for Presto Framing & Mouldings

and Oxford.

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

E-mail: sales@southernmoulding.com

www.southernmoulding.com

Vice Pres: Daven Davis

Southern Moulding is a full-line distributor that

has been in business for more than 110 years.

Southern’s warehouse is over 100,000 sq. ft. The

company offers domestic and imported mouldings,

including wood, metal, polystyrene and box.

Chop orders are shipped within 24 hours. The

company publishes a catalog and holds an annual

spring warehouse sale and seminar.

Principal Lines: Baroque Gold, Crescent,

Designer Woods & Metal, Eclipse, Fletcher,

Nielsen Bainbridge, PB&H, Putnam, Royal Ramin,

Seal, Southern Moulding, 3M, Tru Vue

Territory: All States

Studio Moulding

1751 E. Del Amo Boulevard

Carson, CA 90746

800-262-4174

Fax: 888-423-1814

www.studiomouldinginc.com

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 designs.

Principal Lines: Studio Moulding

Territory: All States

Superior Picture Frame

Products Inc.

1215 Columbia Avenue, #C2

Riverside, CA 92507

(909) 683-2187; 800-231-6229

www.spfpinc.com

Pres: Ron Bauby

Principal Lines: Acrylite Sheet Acrylic, Bainbridge

BevelAccents & Foamboard, Sandwich

Frames, Superior Plexi-Box Frames, Tru Vue Infinity

Distributor, Vicki Schober Faux Fillets, Victor

Territory: All States

Syracuse Sales

6684 Pickard Drive, Syracuse, NY 13211

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

Fax: (315) 455-8270

www.syrsales.com

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 required.

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

www.tcmoulding.com

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

United Mfrs, Supplies Inc,

80 Gordon Drive, Syosset, NY 11791

1701 Clint Moore Road, Boca Raton, FL 33487

800-645-7260

Fax: (516) 496-7968

E-mail: customerservice@unitedmfrs.com

www.unitedmfrs.com

Pres: Peter Ackerman

Principal Lines: 3M, Bainbridge, Barton, Beinfang,

Cavalier, Crescent, CNH, Dahle, Filmoplast.

Fletcher, Framespace, Hunt, ITW AMP, Lineco,

Logan, Morso, Pistorius, Seal, Velcro

Territory: U.S. and International

Valley Moulding & Frame

10708 Vanowen Street

North Hollywood, CA 91605

(818) 769-5656; 800-932-7665

Fax: (818) 509-0461

www.valleymoulding.com

Pres: David Labowitz

Charles Aaron and David Labowitz founded the

company in 1970 as a mini-frame manufacturer

and sales organization. The company is now a

full-service distributor of moulding, frames, equipment,

supplies and easels. It operates three California

showroom/warehouse locations in North

Hollywood, Anaheim and San Diego.

Principal Lines: Arquati, C&H, CHI, Crescent,

Designer, International Paper, Nielsen Bainbridge,

Parsons, Seal, 3M, Tru Vue and 600 mouldings

made exclusively for Valley

Territory: All States

Victor Moulding

2380 Grant Avenue, San Lorenzo, CA 94580

888-VICTORM

Fax: 800-366-8586

E-mail: info@victormoulding.com

www.victormoulding.com

Pres: Susan Bell

Victor Moulding offers a full line of domestic and

imported mouldings, metal mouldings, 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 required.

Principal Lines: Nielsen Bainbridge, Crescent,

CMI, Sandel, Decor, AMS

Territory: All States

Wholesale Distributors Association

27 Spiral Drive, Florence, KY 41042

(859) 647-4400

Fax: (859) 647-4405

www.wdainc.com

Pres: Pat Karlosky

The Wholesale Distributors Association (WDA)is

comprised of 14 regional companies that supply

the retail custom framing market 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 one-and two-day

workshops to enhance framing skills.

Principal Lines: Crescent, Eclipse, Fletcher,

Nielsen Bainbridge, Seal, Tru Vue

Territory: U.S. and Canada

Advertising Sales

Laura Dugdale. Framing Business News

(617) 351-4602; Fax: (617) 351-4626

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Northeast/Mid-Atlantic

(212) 951-6646; Fax: (212) 951-6690

jmacdonald@advanstar.com

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Midwest, Southeast, Europe

(508)747-9806; Fax: (508)747-9822

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Ruth Subrin,

West Coast

(310) 828-2471; Fax: (310) 828-6186

rsubrin@advanstar.com

Advertising Production

Jeanne Johnson

Adv. Production Mgr.

8O0-346-0085, ext. 264

Advanstar Communications

131 W. First St., Duluth, MN 55802-2065

Subscriptions

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