Thursday, April 1, 2004

Centro Inc.  has landed a deal as representative/distributor for Invensys Eurotherm

Memphis-based Centro is a specialty distributor and sales representative company focused on businesses in which process flow is critical to success. The company's target industries include refining, chemical, food processing, pulp and paper, beverages, electric and water utilities, and industrial construction.

Centro's products include automated and manual valves, process instrumentation and filtration. The company employs 48 people at its locations in Memphis, Nashville and North Little Rock.

Leesburg, Va.-based Invensys Eurotherm sells alarms, warning lights and data acquisition products under the Chessell, Action Instruments and Eurotherm Controls brand names.

Terms of the distribution deal were not disclosed.

Founded in 1970, Centro serves customers in Mississippi, Northern Louisiana, Arkansas, Central/Western Tennessee, Northern Alabama and Central/Western Kentucky.