NEWS & SOCIAL MEDIA

November 23, 2014

Summit Brands Announces Renewal of Partnership with Insinkerator ®

Summit Brands Announces Renewal of Partnership with Insinkerator ®
#1 Manufacturer Teams with #1 Cleaner.

FORT WAYNE, INDIANA - Summit Brands, a Fort Wayne-based manufacturer and marketer of specialty household cleaning products, today announced their renewed partnership with the world's number one manufacturer of food waste disposers, InSinkErator ®. This partnership allows Summit Brands the opportunity to help educate new and current InSinkErator owners on how to clean and care for their garbage disposers with the help of Glisten ® Disposer Care.

InSinkErator and its parent company Emerson Electric are global leaders in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, appliance and tools businesses. InSinkErator brand of products represents quality, reliability, and innovative product features. That's why 9 out of 10 plumbing professionals choose InSinkErator.

"The reputation of InSinkErator products sets them apart from other disposer manufacturers" says Blake S. Parton, Associate Brand Manager at Summit Brands. "We are excited to partner with InSinkErator, because they are the #1 disposer manufacturer and we are the #1 disposer cleaner."

The partnership includes marketing elements such as co-branded displays in national hardware stores, providing a money saving coupons on Glisten Disposer Care product with every new purchase of a valid InSinkErator food waste disposer products, as well as posting disposer cleaning and care tips on both company websites and mention inside most food waste disposer care and maintenance manuals.

About Summit Brands

Based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Summit Brands has been family owned and privately held since 1958. We offer highly effective, sustainable and innovative household cleaning products. Summit Brands began with the distribution our multi-purpose rust stain remover, Super Iron Out ® and has since branched out to national and global distribution with such brands as Glisten ®, Plink ®, White Brite ® and Drain Out ®. We are category leaders in many consumer segments from appliance cleaners to water treatment products.

It is the goal of Summit Brands to provide high-quality cleaning products that fit the needs of the consumer with guaranteed results. Our Mission is to be an innovative global organization of integrity with an unwavering commitment to our customers, employees, and the environment, based upon financial strength that comes from embracing operational excellence.

For more information about Summit Brands or our family of products, please contact us at info@summitbrands.com or visit the website summitbrands.com.

About InSinkErator

Headquartered in Racine, Wisconsin, InSinkErator, a division of Emerson Electric Co., (NYSE:EMR), is the world's largest manufacturer of food waste disposers and instant hot water dispensers.

For more information about InSinkErator products, call 1-800-558-5700 or visit the company's Website www.insinkerator.com