New Building Materials Buying Guide, Directory & Marketplace from IndustrialCOOP

The industrial search engine for engineers, technical buyers and other B2B sourcing professionals IndustrialCOOP, has launched a series of directories to connect buyers and suppliers of building products worldwide.

Chicago, IL, August 07, 2008 --(, ( ) an industry-focused search engine for manufacturing professionals and division of Massachusetts-based Industrial Leaders Group, announced today the release of three newly revised building materials directories, marketplaces and buying guides for building products importers, wholesalers, distributors and retailers throughout North America, Europe and Asia.

According to Michael McDaniels, spokesman for the company, the new publications are designed to help companies locate the most suitable manufacturers, dealers, exporters and other suppliers of building materials serving local, national and international markets. Qualified building products suppliers are able to include their company and in the relevant directory that serves their region free of charge by visiting the IndustrialCOOP's website.

The three newly launched directories can be accessed on IndustrialCOOP or by visiting them directory at:

* (North American Building Materials Directory)

* (UK & European Building Products Buying Guide)

(Building Materials Directory of Asia & the Middle East)

McDaniels said the publications include offerings for all kinds of cement, concrete, lumber, plywood, doors and windows, sheetrock, roofing shingles, paint, vinyl siding, building insulation, lighting, electrical and plumbing supplies, building hardware, floor tiles and adhesive, hardwood flooring, carpentry and power tools and other building products and materials.

"Contractors, construction companies and do-it-yourself hobbyist will find a wide range of building materials in the directories offered by suppliers serving their area, and often at very competitive," says McDaniels. He added, "Users are able to search the directories by browsing listings or entering keywords associated with the location and building products they are sourcing."

About IndustrialCOOP is a co-op industrial search engine filtered for engineers and other industrial buyers at The site enables users to search multiple industrial directories at once - saving them time and resources.

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Donald LaBelle