Elster launches e-commerce platform for utilities, municipalities and distributors


Raleigh, NC, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — July 8, 2011 – Elster has announced the launch of Gas Depot as an e-commerce site for the gas industry to purchase the company’s products, accessories and parts online.

The site provides an extensive inventory of genuine original equipment manufacturer (OEM) replacement parts for products from Elster American Meter and other Elster businesses, as well as a wide assortment of accessory products for gas distribution, measurement and regulation.

“E-commerce is becoming increasingly important to businesses of all sizes, enabling more efficient direct selling to customers on the web,” said Gas Depot director Scott Kranstuber. “The Gas Depot site extends the Elster brand and provides easy and convenient access to products for our gas distribution, transmission, commercial and industrial customers.”
In an effort to streamline meter shop inventories, Elster Gas Depot ensures that customers have the parts they need in a timely manner, reducing logistics costs and accelerating revenue streams.