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Korridor Newsletter for October, 2014

Introducing the Atkore Electrical Raceway: A Video to Explain it All
Here at Atkore International and through our many brands, we take pride in our ability to offer our customers the best Electrical Raceway solution.

This 3D animation will provide a unique view of our Electrical Raceway and support solutions. Power through a hospital, a university and data center, a manufacturing plant and a high rise building along side a spark of electricity. These are the products that Atkore offers for the electrical raceway by Allied Tube and Conduit, AFC Cable Systems, Unistrut, Cope, Eastern Wire & Conduit, Heritage Plastics, Kaf-Tech, Power-Strut, Ridgeline Pipe Manufacturing and ACS/Uni-Fab. Watch the Video »

Atkore’s Electrical Raceway: Capabilities Brochure
With a unique portfolio of electrical raceway solutions, Atkore International makes sure that electricity safely, efficiently and effectively runs through your facility. Whether it’s a hospital, manufacturing plant, data center, university or high rise, Atkore has the products that meet your unique needs; everything from steel, PVC and aluminum conduit to armored cables and flexible conduits to the strut, wire baskets and cable trays needed to support it all. No other company provides this level of flexibility.

On top of that, Atkore has united its businesses to grow your business, lower your transactional costs and maximize your sales potential. Take a closer look at our capabilities within our digital flipbook!

Allied Tube & Conduit’s New Mechanical Website
The Allied Tube & Conduit® Mechanical Division is very proud to introduce its brand-new website which has been optimized to create a more enjoyable and productive experience for site visitors.

At the click of a mouse, site visitors can experience the many features and benefits the site has to offer. From a fully loaded products section to information on the bevy of fabrication services offered by Allied, the site provides a wealth of useful information. The new site also provides an enhanced rep locator to allow customers the ability to quickly locate Allied product representatives in their area. Visit  today! Read more about new website features »

AFC Launches New Product: MC Luminary
AFC is proud to announce the launch of a new product called MC Luminary. This new MC Luminary is built to solve one specific and time-consuming problem: installation of dimming systems. Learn about the new cable MC Luminary »

New Cope Channel Launches with a Bang
Cope is making waves with a new channel cable tray design.  New pre-punched holes allow the secure attachment of cables to the inside of the channel without the need to drill holes, reducing labor and speeding up installation. Since launch in June sales have spiked over 50%, which says our customers are loving it! Learn About our Pre-Punched Channel »

Razor Ribbon Announces New Japanese Master Distributorship
Allied Tube & Conduit’s® Razor Ribbon® division recently completed an agreement for a new master distributorship in Japan. The new distributor will serve the Japanese market and focus on various applications including: nuclear, correctional facilities, military units and industrial sites.

The partnership began with an international contingent traveling to the Allied Razor Ribbon manufacturing facility in Hebron, Ohio to meet with the Allied team and witness the production process first-hand. Along with product training and technical support the Allied team worked to support their new Japanese partners by developing product catalogs and trade show materials to enhance the introduction to the Japanese market.

Carmen Samara, Allied Razor Ribbon Sales Manager spearheaded the project and commented, “This new distributorship widens our global footprint and opens up additional channels for our assortment of perimeter security products. In addition, our new partnership allows us to more readily meet the demands of the Japanese market through our new stocking distributor.”

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Cope Saves Industrial Customer $3.8 Million Dollars
In May of this year, Cope was approached by a major industrial customer in the gulf region to help them reduce cost of their cable management installations.  Cope engineering investigated the situation and found a solution that would exceed the customer’s expectations. Read the entire article at »

Allied Tube & Conduit’s Road Show Tour for Vineyard Stakes
Allied’s Vineyard Stakes Team is making plans to take their Improved Vine Training System show on the road.  Recently announced Vineyard Stakes Road Show tour dates will have our Vineyard Stakes team setting up shop at many of the Wine Industries preeminent industry trade shows. Get the tour dates »

AFC Launches New Product: AC-Plus
AFC Cable Systems has developed a new cable called AC-Plus™, made with a neutral per phase construction. It reduces the labor and installation costs that using multiple 12/2 AC-90 products require by providing the necessary neutral per phase conductors. Read all about the new AC-Plus product »

Unistrut and Power-Strut Increase Brand Awareness
Unistrut and Power-Strut recently sent over 400 showroom promotional kits to Unistrut and Power-Strut distributors who participate in the brands’ loyalty marketing programs. Promotional kits were filled with a variety of branded items including, counter mats, wall charts, window decals, pens and wall banners. For some friendly competition, Unistrut and Power-Strut offered distributors a contest to win a pair of branded counter stools by sending in a picture of their decorated showrooms.

The winners of the Unistrut counter stools were Eberl Iron Works, Inc – Buffalo, NY and Edge Construction Supply – Idaho Falls, ID.

The Power-Strut winners were Graybar – Minot, ND and JH Larson Company – Plymouth, MN.

Unistrut and Power-Strut promotion kits are available to all distributors involved in the loyalty marketing program. Contact Whitney Bonds with any questions at

Think (about) Kwik! Watch the Video to See Why to Convert
Allied Tube & Conduit’s Kwik Challenge video very quickly and astutely proves how our Kwik products make installation that much faster than standard conduit with fittings and couplings. You can even save up to 50% on material and labor costs with Allied’s Kwik products!

Something to keep in mind: similar to standard conduit connected with an additional fitting, these Kwik products can be tailored for specific bends. Watch the Kwik Challenge Video Now »

Unistrut Increases Concrete Inserts Production, Sales Spike
Acting on Voice of Customer feedback, Unistrut recently doubled capacity of its continuous concrete inserts.  Results have been impressive.  Since the production increase in June, sales are up over 50%.  Unistrut Continuous Concrete Inserts provide an extremely strong connection point. Continuous slots allow for infinite configurations.  Unistrut 8’, 12’ and 20’ Concrete Inserts are now stocked in Chicago, providing immediate availability. Order today! View Our Concrete Inserts Now »