Sonepar USA, Philadelphia PA, a subsidiary of Sonepar, has acquired ESSCO Wholesale Electric in Arizona.
ESSCO Wholesale Electric, distributor in Arizona and California, is a full-line commercial and residential contractor supply house. The company is a 14-branch operation.
This expansion of our footprint with a well-established company such as ESSCO is a great move for Sonepar USA, and a major opportunity for strengthening our position on the West Coast,"said Sonepar USA President Tony Burr.
Sonepar USA will now operate 253 branches in 35 states.
Sonepar USA is a member of the Sonepar group. The group has 1,450 branch locations globally and 2007 annual sales of $15.3 billion.