Tripwire Inc., a global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, and Belden Inc. are partnering on a new marketing initiative designed to improve critical infrastructure cybersecurity in manufacturing organizations....More
Lamp and ballast manufacturer Halco Lighting Technologies, Norcross, Ga., said Lisa Johnson is joining the sales organization in the newly created role of sales operations manager. She has been Halco’s operations manager since 2012....More
From Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department, a compilation of stories about electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers giving back to their communities and stepping up to help someone in need.
The Hilton Minneapolis wanted an easily installed lighting solution that would improve guest experience while lowering energy usage and reducing maintenance costs. A custom guest corridor fixture had already been designed for use with a compact fluorescent lamp (CFL), but the quality of light was not what the Hilton Minneapolis had hoped for, so they sought another alternative....More
Border States Electric (BSE), Fargo, N.D., has reached an agreement to purchase Western Extralite, Kansas City, Mo., which more than 250 employees and 19 locations in Kansas and Missouri. Western Extralite will join Border States on Oct. 1....More
The North American electrical wholesaling industry is being rocked by mergers & acquisitions, advances in technology, new competition from offshore and an uncertain economy. In this 60-minute webinar, Electrical Wholesaling Chief Editor Jim Lucy will discuss the changes in the electrical market now having the most impact on electrical distributors, electrical manufacturers and independent manufacturers’ reps....More