MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Spectrum Brands has appointed G.S Equipco Ltd. as its new manufacturers’ agency in Ontario for its plumbing division. Beginning March 1, Equipco will assume sales responsibility in the wholesale plumbing channel for Spectrum’s Pfister and Fortis brand accounts. Equipco’s territory within Ontario will be all of Ontario east of Highway 6. Great Lakes Marketing will continue to represent Spectrum Brands in the Southwest Ontario region.