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Ferguson Acquires Action Plumbing Supply and Innovative Soil Solutions

Ferguson Enterprises, Newport News, VA, the largest plumbing distributor in the U.S., has acquired Action Plumbing Supply, Margate, Florida,a member of the Embassy buying group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Action is a supplier of commercial products and a key industrial PVF distributor in southeast Florida. The company has two locations in Margate and Lake Worth, Florida, and will rebrand as Action Plumbing Supply, a Ferguson enterprise.

“The acquisition of Action Plumbing Supply will allow us to better serve West Palm customers and enhance our reach and competitiveness in the commercial market,” Ferguson CEO Kevin Murphy said.

Ferguson has also acquired Innovative Soil Solutions, San Antonio, Texas. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Innovative provides erosion-control solutions and geosynthetics from three locations in Texas. 

“Innovative Soil Solutions complements our traditional waterworks business and is a natural expansion of our business,” Murphy said. “Through our expanded product offering, we will offer capabilities in geotextiles and erosion-control solutions in Texas.”

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