Hose and hose accessories independent distribution cooperative IDCO announced Nov. 21 that Rubber and Gasket Co of America (RGA) has joined the group as its newest member.
Little Rock, Arkansas-based RGA is an industrial rubber distributor and fabricator that participates in both wholesale and retail sales of hose, belting and fluid sealing products to industrial and commercial accounts. The company has 19 total locations, including 15 full stocking fabrication centers are in Arkansas, Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. RGA is an industrial specialist in gasket cutting, belt vulcanization, hose assembly, metal hose, and expansion joint welding. The company is also a full-line rubber distributor.
The employee-owned company was founded in 1994.
“RGA, a renowned leader in the distribution of industrial hose products, gaskets, and sealing solutions, joins IDCO’s collaborative community, bringing with them a wealth of expertise and a commitment to quality and customer service,” the group said in a news release. “This new partnership aligns with IDCO’s mission to foster a collaborative environment where members share expertise and benefit from the co-op’s network of industry experts.”
By joining IDCO, RGA will have access to a broader range of products and services, which IDCO said better enables them to meet the needs of their customers, while IDCO likewise will benefit from IDCO’s extensive industry experience.