In order to preserve its reputation for providing customers with high value products and strong aftersales support, and to further enhance the Meriam brand image and its competitiveness in the marketplace, Meriam Process Technologies is instituting a policy of minimum advertised price standards for Meriam products. This Minimum Advertised Pricing Policy (“MAP Policy”) will become effective July 1, 2015 and will apply to all distributors and retail, including catalogs and internet retailers (collectively, “Resellers”), who resell Meriam products to all end users located around the globe.