The Robert S. Lovelace Co. is now a direct distributor for MKT Metal Manufacturing Inc.

Virginia-based Lovelace will represent MKT’s rectangular, spiral and related ductwork products in the Roanoke, Lynchburg, Tidewater, Va., areas.

“MKT is extremely excited to work with such a dedicated and renowned company,” said MKT President Ken Brown. “All of their sales representatives recently toured MKT’s new facility, committing their time to getting to know each product. RLC’s enthusiasm of expanding their product offerings to their current customer base is very exciting.”

Lovelace officials said they were excited to be representing the duct maker.

“With our reputation, honesty and family-style relationships, we are extremely excited to start this new adventure with MKT Metal Manufacturing,” said company President Scott Lovelace. “We all work hard to have a symbiotic relationship that facilitates growth, passion and our core value.”