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Master Group is awarded the distribution rights for Coleman comfort products for all of Canada

Boucherville, May 7, 2018 - The Master Group is pleased to announce that, effective May 1, 2018, it was awarded the distribution rights of Coleman residential comfort systems for all of Canada. This agreement means that the four Western Canada provinces, including Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia, will be added to the current distribution mandate.

“We are extremely grateful to JCI (Johnson Controls) for granting us this mandate and we recognize that this agreement is as a concrete testimony of the relationship of trust we have built over the past decades,” said Louis St-Laurent, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Master Group. “Coleman is a trusted brand with a very positive reputation in the hearts and lives of Canadians. We are committed to doing everything we can to promote it from coast to coast.”

“The Master Group is a leading partner and we are confident that by granting them these distribution rights, we are choosing the best partner to ensure brand growth and recognition, ensuring a bright future for the brand in the Canadian market,” added Neil McDougall, Vice President Ducted Systems, Channel Sales & Marketing, Building Technologies & Solutions, Johnson Controls.

About JCI

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Its commitment to sustainability dates back to its roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Johnson Controls is committed to helping its customers win and creating greater value for all of its stakeholders through strategic focus on its buildings and energy growth platforms.

About The Master Group

Leader in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration sectors for 65 years, and recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2010; The Master Group is the largest independent HVAC-R distributor in Eastern Canada. The company now employs over 750 dynamic and devoted individuals who serve the industry in over 34 branches and 4 distribution centres spanning from Alberta to the Atlantic Provinces.

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Nathalie Lajoie
Communications and Marketing Director
Email : nlajoie

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