09/20/2004 - M S International, Inc. Opens Sales Office in South West Region


M S International, Inc. ("MSI"), a leading North American distributor of natural stone, today announced that it has opened a new sales office for the Southwestern region. Ideally situated in Phoenix, Arizona, the sales office will enable MSI to better service its current customers in the Southwestern region as well as enlarge its customer base. The office will focus on sales of MSI’s broad selection of natural stone products, including slabs, tiles, landscaping products and monuments.

“The Southwestern region has experienced significant growth, especially in the building and remodeling industries, which has produced considerable demand for premium natural stone products at low prices” said Manu Shah, President of MSI. MSI’s full service product line coupled with strong distribution capabilities will help grow the natural stone industry in the region,” added Mr. Shah. Bob Shah an experienced salesman in the natural stone industry, will head the office.

This expansion in Southwestern region follows other moves made by MSI in the Northeastern and Southeastern markets. In addition, MSI has relocated its corporate headquarters and West Coast distribution center to Orange, CA. The new facility has over 170,000 square feet of warehouse and office space located on over 12.5 acres of land.

M S International, Inc., founded in 1975, is a leading distributor of natural stone in North America. Headquartered in Orange, California, MSI also maintains offices in New Jersey, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Boston. MSI's product line includes granite, slate, marble, travertine, sandstone, limestone and other natural stone products imported from over 35 countries on Six continents. MSI has proprietary purchasing offices in India, China, Turkey and Brazil. The company services a nationwide customer base, which includes leading retailers and wholesalers of natural stone. More information on MSI can be found on the web at msisurfaces.com.

For further inquiries, please contact Bob Shah at (480) 558-6575