Owners & Developers
Attract New Business
The purpose of your new building (or buildings) is to acquire new business. Whether you are a grocery chain new to the area, a convenience store building two miles from your competitor, or a new venture restaurant chain, you are hoping that you will build and they will come. Branding, signage, marketing, and word of mouth will all help bring customers to your location but what about the person just driving by – why is he going to stop. We want your design, your creation, your building to be the reason.
Haven’t you ever walked in somewhere just because it looked interesting from the outside? We have all seen the evolution of the typical shopping center, mall, restaurant, corporate building, convenience store, you name it. Gone are the days of building four walls with an entrance. People want an experience and you have to give it to them.
Our team of designers, engineers, and fabricators want to help you create the next big thing! Allow our team of experts to work with you and your associated architects on your concept and brand. We know what you are thinking – this is going to be expensive. It can be but it doesn’t have to be. We have innovative techniques and value engineered options that give the perception of wealth but are at times even less expensive than the standard option.
Whether you are looking for standard storefront and entry doors or rare sunshades and privacy barriers, we are your supplier and partner.
Our products are specified in construction drawings for the retail, restaurant, hospitality, entertainment, corporate, and hospitality industries.
Our products are specified in construction drawings for the retail, restaurant, hospitality, entertainment, corporate, and hospitality industries. Whether your project has one, singular location or hundreds across the nation, and quite possibly the world, we have a program designed for you.
We manufacture everything here in the US at our main facility in Tampa, FL and stock materials for many national chains. As an owner working with or specifying API products, we offer the following:
- Custom powder coat and brake metal capabilities
- Very cost effective supplier for storefront and other materials
- Unique products and colors to set your designs apart
- Consistent color, quality and design throughout all your projects
- In-house engineering, design and production staff
- A partner that will assist you in creating innovative designs
- Save money and control lead times
- Complete material packages from one company.
- Single source accountability
Need assistance value engineering your project?
Send us your blueprints and our engineering team will make it happen. Do you have questions meeting product requirements for hurricane impact codes in coastal areas or special ADA requirements, simply call us.
Let API become your Single Source provider for all your material needs.