CDS Online Catalog Selected by General Bearing Corporation

San Jose, CA, December 1, 2009. Catalog Data Solutions (CDS), a leading provider of online solutions for industrial suppliers, today announced that General Bearing Corporation and their web site designer Top Floor Technologies have selected the CDS Online Catalog solution to present General Bearing products online.

General Bearing supplies quality bearing components and bearing products, including ball bearings, tapered roller bearings, spherical roller bearings, and cylindrical roller bearings. “A digitally searchable product catalog on our web site will save our customers time in locating and specifying the right products,” said Jim McDonald, Director of Business Processes, General Bearing. “The CDS Online Catalog allows us to exhibit our entire product lineup with all of the clarity of a traditional print catalog and with many benefits unique to a digital presentation.”

“A critical factor in the success of any website is providing the visitors an easy path to the information they want and then making it easy for them to take the next step in the buying process,” said Jim Bernthal, President and owner of Top Floor Technologies. “In the industrial market that often means providing users the ability to search a product catalog by a specific specification parameter and then providing them an easy way to submit a 'Request for Quote'. The CDS Online Catalog provides this exact type of functionality making it a natural fit for a company like General Bearing”.

“We are delighted to have been selected by General Bearing and Top Floor Technologies for our leading digital catalog solution”, said John Major, CEO Catalog Data Solutions. Studies show that over 90% of designers and engineers now use the Internet to locate components for their new designs. Catalog Data Solutions helps industrial suppliers and distributors grow sales and strengthen customer loyalty through interactive online catalogs, ecommerce, 3D CAD model delivery and product configurator solutions.

About General Bearing
General Bearing Corporation (OTC:GNRL.PK) manufactures ball bearings, tapered roller bearings, spherical roller bearings, and cylindrical roller bearings, and bearing components. Under “The General” and the “Hyatt” trademarks, the Company supplies original equipment manufacturers in the automobile, truck/trailer, railcar, office equipment, machinery and appliance industries, as well as the industrial aftermarket. For more information visit

About Top Floor Technologies
Top Floor Technologies is a web development company that specializes in Internet Marketing for the industrial sector. Utilizing their expertise in web analytics and their firm understanding of the industrial buying process Top Floor Technologies focuses on providing Industrial companies the most cost effective means of lead generation. “On-line marketing - Bottom line results.

About Catalog Data Solutions (CDS)

Catalog Data Solutions Inc. is a leading provider of SaaS solutions and consulting services that enable industrial suppliers to achieve a competitive online advantage. Since 2005 Catalog Data Solutions has been a pioneer in providing industrial suppliers with innovative online solutions that enable their products to be found and specified into new engineering designs. Catalog Data Solutions SaaS products help customers to enhance their existing website with enhanced Product Search Catalogs, CAD Drawing Downloads, 3D Visualization, and Product Configuration. Catalog Data Solutions is headquartered in San Jose, CA, USA and can be reached by visiting