White-Rodgers Announces Availability Of Updated Visor Card

White-Rodgers Announces Availability Of Updated Visor Card

Universal Products Quick Reference Guide Designed for Convenience

ST. LOUIS, February 23, 2010 – White-Rodgers, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today introduced an updated Universal Products Quick Reference Visor Card for contractors. The Visor Card is a pocket-sized reference guide produced by White-Rodgers that contains information about White-Rodgers® universal replacement products and thermostats.

The convenient 4.25” x 11” two-sided card is ideal for contractors to store in a toolbox, in their vehicle’s sun visor, or in their back pockets. One side features a listing of White-Rodgers universal products, specifications and a cross-reference selection guide. Products featured are universal gas valves, single and two-stage ignition modules, including spark modules, and silicon carbide ignitor replacements.

The reverse side of the Visor Card folds out to reveal a complete listing of Emerson® Blue™ thermostats from White-Rodgers. Contractors can select thermostats based on customer needs for programmable and non-programmable models and stages required for heating / cooling. The card makes selection easy with a color-coded thermostat application guide with sell-up features, complete specifications and terminal lists for each thermostat.

“Over the years, the Visor Card has proved to be a valuable tool for contractors,” said Ron Miles, vice president of sales –distribution, White-Rodgers. “The color-coding, cross-reference and small, fold-out size make the card a handy, convenient way for contractors to quickly determine the most current replacement parts for their customers.”

The White-Rodgers Universal Products Quick Reference Visor Card (form WR-0889) is available free of charge from White-Rodgers distributors and from White-Rodgers sales representatives. A PDF file can also be downloaded from www.White-Rodgers.com.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE:EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Emerson’s sales in fiscal 2009 were $20.9 billion. The company is ranked 94th on the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business platform of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

About White-Rodgers
White-Rodgers, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, has been a leading provider of home comfort solutions, including thermostats, gas ignition controls and indoor air quality products since 1937. White-Rodgers’ innovative solutions include Emerson Blue thermostats, which are among the most accurate and reliable in the industry. The group is also a leader in communicating electronics for HVAC systems. Learn more about White-Rodgers products.

For more information about White-Rodgers, contact:
John Black, White-Rodgers

For more information about Emerson Climate Technologies, contact:
Amber Long, Sabatino/Day

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