By Lisa Johnston
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Marvel Industries, the Richmond, Ind.-based maker of premium undercounter refrigeration products, presented 10 of its distributors with Arctic Circle Awards for outstanding performance at its national sales meeting, held here during last month's Kitchen/Bath Industry Show.
The awards, created in 1991, were presented by general manager Richard Detrick and sales and marketing director Larry Ferguson to distributors that met or exceeded their target sales goals for the previous year.
The winners were: Choice Brands, Cincinnati, Ohio; Distinctive Appliances, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada; Eastern Marketing Corp., Roseland, N.J.; Kimball Distributing, Denver; Noble Distributors, Phoenix; Northern Pacific Appliance, Burnaby, B.C, Canada; Northstar Appliance, Wixom, Mich.; Showcase Appliance Distributors, Lee's Summit, Mo.; Sierra Select Distributors, North Highlands, Calif.; and VAH Marketing, Buena Park, Calif.
Marvel, a division of Northland Corp., produces undercounter wine refrigerators, beverage centers, ice makers, refrigerator/freezers and full-size custom series models.
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