PVF distributor Eastern Industrial Supplies (EISI) of Greenville, SC, with branch locations in the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Piping Plus Inc. (PPI), Huntsville, AL.

Piping Plus extends EISI’s growing footprint into Alabama. Kip Miller, president/CEO of EISI, said:  “This acquisition is in line with our strategic efforts to expand our base of business, strengthen customer support, and improve operational efficiencies.” Miller added that he is impressed with the efficiencies of PPI and the way President Mark Brown and Vice President Debby Christopher care for their employees. 
Brown and Christopher will continue to manage PPI as a wholly owned subsidiary of EISI.