2000-2002 Largest Acquisitions of Electrical Distributors

2000-2002 Largest Acquisitions of Electrical Distributors

Company Headquarters Acquirer
Briggs-Weaver (industrial distributor)** Coppell, Texas CamBar/Hagemeyer
Dauphin Associates Inc.* Harrisburg, Pa. CED Inc.
Seamans Supply Co.*** Manchester, N.H. CLS Inc.
Questron Technology Inc.*** Dallas, Texas GE Supply
Commonwealth Controls Corp.** Richmond, Va. Graybar Electric Co.
Cameron & Barkley Co.* Charleston, S.C. Hagemeyer, N.V.
RERO Distribution Companies Inc.* Rochester, N.Y. Merged into Horizon Solutions Inc.
Holmes Distributors Inc.* Portland, Maine Merged into Horizon Solutions Inc.
Oakes Electrical Supply Co.* Holyoke, Mass. Merged into Horizon Solutions Inc.
Futronix Systems* Houston, Texas Houston Wire and Cable
Gaines Electric*** Signal Hill, Calif. Independent Electric Supply
Cummins Utility Supply (certain assets)** Fort Worth, Texas Irby Utility Supply LLC
Fitzpatrick Electric Supply Co.** Muskegon, Mich. Kendall Electric
Grand Eagle Motor Repair*** Utica, N.Y. K.J. Electric Corp.
Fairmont Supply Co. (certain branches)* Canonsburg, Pa. McBar joint venture
McJunkin Corp. (electrical operations)* Charleston, W. Va. McBar joint venture
Kiemle Hankins Co. (supply division)*** Toledo, Ohio McNaughton-McKay Electric Co.
Orange Coast Electric Supply Inc.** Irvine, Calif. One Source Distributors Inc.
Argo Electric Supply Co.*** Downey, Calif. One Source Distributors Inc.
Pacific Parts and Controls Inc. *** Chino, Calif. One Source Distributors Inc.
Intec Automation & Supply** Toledo, Ohio Professional Electrical Products Co. (PEPCO)
Branch Electric Supply Co.* Upper Marlboro, Md. Rexel Inc.
Commerce Electric Supply** Linthicum, Md. Rexel Inc.
Electric Supply of Asheville** Asheville, N.C. Rexel Inc.
Active Electric Supply Inc.** Orlando, Fla. Rexel Inc.
Quality Supply Co.** Poteau, Okla. Rexel Inc.
Maverick Electric Supply Inc.* Dallas Rexel Inc.
Westburne Inc.* St. Laurent, Quebec Rexel Inc.
Ryall Electric Supply** Denver Rexel Inc.
Del Electric Supply** Gaithersburg, Md. Sonepar USA
Richards Electric Supply** Miami, Fla. Sonepar USA
Viking Electric Supply Inc.* St. Paul, Minn. Sonepar USA
Capital Lighting & Supply Inc.* Alexandria, Va. Sonepar USA
Brook Electrical Distribution Co.* Lincolnshire, Ill. Sonepar USA
Elite Electric & Utility Supply** Charlottesville, Va. Sonepar USA (Capital Lighting)
Dixie Electric Supply Corp.* Richmond, Va. Sonepar USA (Capital Lighting)
Davis Electric Supply Inc.* Clearwater, Fla. Sonepar USA (World Electric Supply)
B&B Electrical Supply*** Putnam, Conn. Standard Electric Supply
Tri-Electric Supply (DXP)** San Antonio, Texas Summit Electric Supply, Inc.
Franklin & Smith Inc.*** West Paterson, N.J. Turtle & Hughes Inc.
Northland Electric Supply** Minneapolis, Minn. Werner/VanMeter
Control Corporation of America* Richmond, Va. WESCO International Inc.
Herning Enterprises Inc.** Hayward, Calif. WESCO International Inc.
United Electric Supply Co.* St. Louis Westburne Supply Inc. U.S.
ANESCO* Kingston, Pa. Westburne Supply Inc. U.S.
SPT Electric Group* Belle Mead, N.J. Westburne Supply Inc. U.S.
*Acquired in 2000
**Acquired in 2001
***Acquired in 2002
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