CDS announces over 40% growth in 2008

Industrial suppliers increasingly providing online CAD downloads

San Jose, CA,January 13, 2009. Catalog Data Solutions (CDS), a leading provider of online product selection tools for industrial suppliers and distributors, today announced that its 2008 revenue increased by 42% over 2007.

Some of our new customers added in 2008 include Anvil International, aMsp (All Metric Small Parts), AST Bearings, Aviation Metals, B & B Manufacturing, Boston Gear, California Caster, Caster Concepts, ControlAir, EDrive Design, Fibergrate Composite Structures, Gates Power Transmission, General Bearing, KZValve, PIC Design, Plastic Products, Standard Lifters, Hi-Plains Filtration, Tompkins Industries, Altra Industrial Motion including, Warner Electric, Boston Gear, Formsprag, and TB Woods in conjunction with CDS partner i-Mark and Thermaco-Big Dipper and Charlotte Pipe in conjunction CDS partner NETworks Marketing Group. In addition the company continued to expand the content available on its new free CAD model search

As Chris Viray of StrataLight said, "Online CAD models sometimes dictate which vendor I choose. If I am looking at two vendors, and one has online CAD models it makes it much, much easier for me to implement their part into my assembly."

"Our continued growth even during a recession underlines that manufacturers are moving their marketing spend online," said John Major, CEO, Catalog Data Solutions. "Almost all design engineers now search for parts online – whether they are looking for new parts, spare parts or CAD models our products save them valuable design time and make it easier for industrial suppliers’ products to be selected.

About Catalog Data Solutions (CDS)

Founded in 2005 with headquarters in San Jose, CA, Catalog Data Solutions enables industrial suppliers’ products to get found, selected and ordered online. CDS hosted solutions include CDS ModelServer™, CDS Catalog™, CDS Spare Parts Catalog™, CDS Configurator™ and CDS Services to build CAD models, do data engineering and customize the software to suit your customers needs. For full information, visit .