CDS Selected by HBD/Thermoid, Inc.

Catalog Data Solutions (CDS), a leading provider of online solutions for industrial suppliers, today announced that HBD/Thermoid, Inc. has selected its online SaaS Catalog solution.

HBD/Thermoid, Inc., headquartered in Bellefontaine, OH, supplies top-quality fluid transfer, motion control and processing solutions including hoses, ducting, power transmission belts and conveyor belts. “The industrial buying process has changed - designers now research and select products online, usually before even talking to a supplier. As a result our website has become a frontline sales tool enabling customers to quickly find the ‘right’ product,” said Nelson Law, Director of Strategic Initiatives, HBD Industries, Inc. “To improve how our products are cataloged and searchable online we are upgrading our website and after evaluating several vendors, we chose the CDS Catalog SaaS solution for its flexibility, adaptability, and configurability. We look forward to the new solution going live later this summer.”

HBD/Thermoid, Inc. is a subsidiary of HBD Industries, Inc. HBD Industries is one of the largest suppliers of standard and custom-designed industrial products in the US. Products manufactured by HBD and its subsidiaries serve many diverse industries and markets. Products manufactured by HBD companies include AC/DC/BLDC electric motors, aerospace precision components, budding/grafting strips, cemented tungsten carbide parts, closed die forgings, coated rubber fabrics, conveyor belts, drives, ducting, gear reducers, hose (automotive, aviation, hand-built, industrial, marine and petroleum), material handling equipment (metal separation and lifting magnets), power transmission belts, rubber bands, rubber rolls/coverings and ventilation equipment (fans and blowers). For more information about HBD/Thermoid, Inc. or HBD Industries, visit www.hbdthermoid.com and/or www.hbdindustries.com.

“We’re delighted to have been selected by HBD/Thermoid, Inc. As HBD Industries and other industrial suppliers recognize, the convenience of the internet has changed the industrial buying process,” said John Major, CEO, Catalog Data Solutions. “Our CDS Catalog is purpose designed specifically for industrial suppliers to provide engineering spec. based search to their prospective customers and as a SaaS model it can be rapidly implemented.”

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 Catalog Data Solutions, Inc. (CDS)

Catalog Data Solutions, Inc. is a leading SaaS provider of product search, configuration, and online CAD solutions for Industrial Suppliers. Founded in 2005 with headquarters in San Jose, CA, Catalog Data Solutions enables Industrial Suppliers to increase sales by enabling their products to be specified into new designs, improve website conversion rates, generate high quality sales leads, and improve customer service. CDS SaaS solutions include the CDS ModelServer™, CDS Catalog™, and CDS CAD Configurator™. CDS’s highly skilled and experienced professional services team provides implementation services for the successful deployment of CDS SaaS solutions. The company’s customers include the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors in the High Tech and Industrial Manufacturing industries. For more information CDS can be reached at 408.550.8820 or by visiting www.catalogdatasolutions.com.