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Syndicate Sales is a family owned and operated company that manufactures and distributes products for the floral industry. The company began in 1946 when Del Demaree Sr. introduced a water tube made of translucent plastic with a rubber cap that allowed easy insertion of flower stems. He named it the Aquapic. In 1952, Del Demaree Sr. and his wife, Fern, founded Syndicate Sales and the manufacturing company Demaree Molded Plastics, in the city of Kokomo, Indiana, and began manufacturing Aquapics and other assorted floral plastic products for distribution to wholesale florists. In 1955 Syndicate Sales and Demaree Molded Plastics were incorporated under the laws of the State of Indiana. In 1963, the companies were reorganized under the sole name of Syndicate Sales, Inc. Del Demaree Jr. was named President of Syndicate Sales, Inc. in 1967 and became its Chairman in 1995. Kokomo, IN.