Affiliated Distributors (A-D) announced the U.S. and Canadian Electrical Division Affiliates that posted greatest overall growth and highest overall participation for 2006 at its Electrical Division Network Meeting in Dallas, Texas, in March. Awards are given to the top performers in the Contractor Market, the Industrial Market and Canadian Affiliates.

The Greatest Overall Growth category recognizes A-D affiliates for an increase in the company's performance with ongoing A-D electrical suppliers in 2006.

The winners were:

  • Mid-State Supply Co., LLC
  • Bell Electrical Supply
  • Border States Electric Supply
  • Teche Electric Supply Co. Inc.
  • Main Electric Supply Co.
  • Essco Wholesale Electric
  • Lowe Electric Co.
  • Harris Electric Supply Co. Inc.
  • Crum Electric Supply Co. Inc.
  • QED Inc.
  • Frost Electric Supply Co. Inc.

Winners for Greatest Overall Growth in the Canadian Electrical Division were Choice Electrical Supply Ltd. and Gray Electric Supplies Inc.

The Highest Overall Participation award recognizes the percentage of purchases made with A-D suppliers as a percentage of total company purchases in 2006. The winners were:

  • Electric Supply Center
  • Ralph Pill Electric Supply Co.
  • Good Friend Electrical Supplies Inc.
  • Queen City Electrical Supply Inc.
  • Rockingham Electrical Supply Co. Inc.

The winners for Highest Overall Participation in the Canadian Electrical Division were Bartle & Gibson Co. Ltd. and E.B. Horsman & Son.

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