February 10, 2012 | Minneapolis, MN based Absolute Distribution, Inc. (ADI, www.absolutedist.com) and Richardson, TX based Fortress Railing Products (www.fortressrailing.com) announce their partnership to distribute Fortress Railing Products in the upper Midwest.

Absolute Distribution, Inc. (ADI) located in Minneapolis, MN is a marketer and two step distributor of decking related specialty products to independent lumber dealers, building centers and home improvement centers. ADI’s focus is on outdoor living related products that enhance the outdoor living experience for the end user.

“ADI has developed an unparalleled reputation for its superior service with specialty products and bringing value to their market,” said Erik Flick, Railing Division Manager of Fortress Railing Products, “and we are excited about cultivating a strong partnership with ADI.”

With over 40 years of combined experience in building products supply and design, Fortress Railing Products is dedicated to manufacturing innovative and quality railing products. In 2012, Fortress Railing Products unveiled new additions to its existing product lines. The new Fortress Al13 aluminum railing system offers first of its kind pre-welded aluminum system, while FortressAccents Post Caps & LED Lighting provides an integrated outdoor accent lighting system for customizing virtually any outdoor space.

“We are very excited to bring Fortress Railing Products to our dealers in the Midwest markets to help grow their businesses. Fortress has hit a home run with their Al13 Aluminum panels and Fortress Accents deck lighting.,” said Roland Pfender, President of ADI, “and our ADI team is energized and looks forward to a fruitful and lasting partnership with Fortress Railing Products.”

About ADI
ADI serves its target markets with a narrow product focus based on a foundation of operational excellence and by developing strong business relationships based on honesty and integrity.
With an emphasis on innovative, low maintenance products ADI offers a wide selection of railing components, rail systems, balusters, post caps, deck lighting, fasteners, aluminum decking, tools and accessories from leading manufacturers. ADI carries a broad and deep inventory facilitating quick same day shipments to their dealer base.

About Fortress Railing Products
Fortress Railing Products, a division of The Fortress Company, is committed to developing innovative, quality products specifically for the railing industry. It is very proud of its vast distribution network, commitment to code testing, innovative product design and the strength of the Fortress Railing Products brand. As a respected category creator and industry leader, Fortress Railing Products offers a complete line of railing solutions to meet virtually any need.