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Beacon Roofing Supply Inc., Peabody, MA, has purchased Easton Wholesale Inc., a $9.3 million distributor of mostly residential building products in Easton, MD. The acquisition is the fourth this year for Beacon, which had $700 million in sales in 2004.
Beacon is a distributor of roofing materials and complementary building products operating 138 branches in 29 states in the U.S. and Eastern Canada.
Earlier this year, Beacon purchased Shelter Distribution Inc. for $170.3 million in cash. Shelter, a distributor of roofing and other building products in McKinney, TX, had $248 million in sales in 2004. Shelter has 50 branches in 15 states in the Midwest, Central Plains and Southwest regions.
Also this year, Beacon purchased JGA Corp., Atlanta, GA, a $74 million distributor of roofing and other building products in Georgia and Florida, and Insulation Systems Inc., a $19 million distributor of commercial roofing and other complementary building products in Roanoke and Virginia Beach, VA.