The Heating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) trade organization and Trade Service Corp., a long-established provider of product and pricing services to the HVACR industry, signed an agreement in which HARDI endorses Trade Service as the sole, exclusive and official pricing provider to HARDI members.

Through this partnership, HARDI will be offering its members an association-backed service that helps the distributors maintain the pricing and product information within their enterprise computer systems, and to enable merchandising of all the items they have access to sell. Trade Service will appear with HARDI at association events, focusing specifically on HARDI members, manufacturers, technology companies and standards development groups.