SRS Distribution (“SRS” or “the Company”) announced today that it has opened a new location in West Texas in the city of Amarillo, Texas under the Southern Shingles name. This location will carry a full line of residential and commercial roofing products and focus on servicing the area’s premier roofing contractors, remodeling contractors and home builders.
The Amarillo branch will service the entire Texas Panhandle area. The branch will be led by Thomas Franklin,who brings a strong background in building products distribution in the Amarillo market. This location will be the 16th branch in the Southern Shingles family, and Thomas will report directly to Steve Hoover, the District Manager for the North & West Texas region of Southern Shingles.
Dan Tinker, Chief Operating Officer of SRS Distribution, commented, "Ever since we opened our first location in Lubbock, we have been waiting for the appropriate time to expand again in West Texas. We finally had the right combination of elevated demand in the market driven by a hail storm and a great team of people looking to join us to be able to pull the trigger on this new location. We have a long track record of great success in West Texas and we are very excited to expand our footprint and capacity in the region with this
Headquartered in McKinney, TX, SRS is a building products distribution holding company that with the addition of this new location will operate 93 locations in 31 states under the names: Suncoast Roofers (FL), Southern Shingles (TX/OK/LA/MO/AR), SRS Roofing Supply (AL, MS), Rowe Supply (GA/SC), Atlanta Roofing (GA), Cannon Supply (SC), Columbia Wholesale (SC), Midwest Roofing Supply (IL/MN), Gary-Hobart Roofing Supply (IN), River City Wholesale (KY), Superior Distribution (TN/MD/VA/NC), Shake & Shingle Supply (CO/KS/MO/IL),
Stewart Building & Roofing (AZ), Roofline Supply (OR/CA/UT), Stoneway Roofing Supply (WA), Pace Supply (PA/CT/NJ), Burbank Roofing Supply Group (CA), ABCO Supply (MI) and Sierra Roofing Supply(NV). SRS is a portfolio company of Berkshire Partners LLC.