News http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Madison Electric Products Acquires Smart Box http://ewweb.com/news-watch/madison-electric-products-acquires-smart-box <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Madison Electric Products, Cleveland, acquired Smart Box, Inc., manufacturer of innovative non-metallic device boxes for the electrical industry, and said it has plans for further growth in the product category.</p> <p>Madison said it has a focus on obtaining a larger share of the non-metallic box market, and now with full control of Smart Box products, it plans to bring the line to its full potential.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/madison-electric-products-acquires-smart-box" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/madison-electric-products-acquires-smart-box#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Watch Silver Wed, 27 May 2015 22:21:00 +0000 24811 at http://ewweb.com Electrical Equipment Co. to Acquire Eck Supply's Lynchburg Branch http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-equipment-co-acquire-eck-supplys-lynchburg-branch <div class="node-body article-body">Electrical Equipment Co. (EECO), Raleigh .N.C., has reached an agreement to acquire the assets of the Lynchburg, Va.-based business of Eck Supply (Eck Lynchburg). Eck Lynchburg is a Rockwell Automation distributor serving an adjacent geography to EECO in Virginia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-equipment-co-acquire-eck-supplys-lynchburg-branch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-equipment-co-acquire-eck-supplys-lynchburg-branch#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Allen Bradley Eck Electrical Equipment Co. North Carolina Rockwell Virginia Fri, 22 May 2015 13:45:00 +0000 24761 at http://ewweb.com Blue Ridge Wire & Cable Hires New Sales Rep in Ottawa http://ewweb.com/rep-news/blue-ridge-wire-cable-hires-new-sales-rep-ottawa <div class="node-body article-body"> Terry Atkinson is a new sales rep for Blue Ridge Wire & Cable in Ottawa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/rep-news/blue-ridge-wire-cable-hires-new-sales-rep-ottawa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/rep-news/blue-ridge-wire-cable-hires-new-sales-rep-ottawa#comments Global Rep News Blue Ridge Wire and Cable NEMRA reps Tue, 19 May 2015 20:10:00 +0000 24751 at http://ewweb.com Milbank to Host 2016 National Conference on Microgrids in Kansas City http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/milbank-host-2016-national-conference-microgrids-kansas-city <div class="node-body article-body">Milbank Manufacturing Co., Kansas City, Mo., has been selected as the presenting sponsor of the 2016 National Conference on Microgrids to be held in Kansas City April 13‐16, 2016. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/milbank-host-2016-national-conference-microgrids-kansas-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/milbank-host-2016-national-conference-microgrids-kansas-city#comments Bulletin Board microgrids Milbank Tue, 19 May 2015 19:46:00 +0000 24741 at http://ewweb.com ILSCO’s Rep Agencies Achieved Platinum Status with IMARK Group http://ewweb.com/rep-news/ilsco-s-rep-agencies-achieved-platinum-status-imark-group <div class="node-body article-body">The IMARK buying/marketing groups recently recognized several of ILSCO’s rep agencies with IMARK Platinum award status for the 2014 calendar year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/rep-news/ilsco-s-rep-agencies-achieved-platinum-status-imark-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/rep-news/ilsco-s-rep-agencies-achieved-platinum-status-imark-group#comments Rep News Ilsco NEMRA reps Tue, 19 May 2015 19:27:00 +0000 24731 at http://ewweb.com Leviton Appoints Nick Blodis as Regional Sales Manager http://ewweb.com/people/leviton-appoints-nick-blodis-regional-sales-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Nick Blodis is now regional sales manager for the Upper Midwest market area of Leviton’s Security & Automation business unit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/leviton-appoints-nick-blodis-regional-sales-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/leviton-appoints-nick-blodis-regional-sales-manager#comments People Leviton Nick Blodis Tue, 19 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 24721 at http://ewweb.com Andersen Joins the Nora Lighting as National Accounts Sales Manager http://ewweb.com/people/andersen-joins-nora-lighting-national-accounts-sales-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Tom Andersen is Nora Lighting's new national accounts sales manager for the U.S. and Canada and will oversee product sales and introductions for both Nora Lighting and NSpec, the architectural lighting division of Nora. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/andersen-joins-nora-lighting-national-accounts-sales-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/andersen-joins-nora-lighting-national-accounts-sales-manager#comments People lighting Nora Lighting Tue, 19 May 2015 19:02:00 +0000 24711 at http://ewweb.com IDEA Announces List Price Campaign with ElectricSmarts Network http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/idea-announces-list-price-campaign-electricsmarts-network <div class="node-body article-body">The Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA), Arlington, Va., announced a list price campaign with strategic partner ElectricSmarts Network that’s designed to help maximize use of the pricing data available in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) through the Smart eCat electronic catalog.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/idea-announces-list-price-campaign-electricsmarts-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/idea-announces-list-price-campaign-electricsmarts-network#comments Bulletin Board ElectricSmarts IDEA IDW Tue, 19 May 2015 17:26:00 +0000 24701 at http://ewweb.com Panel at NAED Annual Conference Tackles Tough Issues in Today’s Market http://ewweb.com/news-watch/panel-naed-annual-conference-tackles-tough-issues-today-s-market <div class="node-body article-body">At this weekend’s annual meeting in Chicago, the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) kicked off its general session with a lively panel discuss in which three electrical distributors, one electrical manufacturer and a large Chicago-based electrical contractor sounded off on some of the electrical market’s most pressing concerns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/panel-naed-annual-conference-tackles-tough-issues-today-s-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/panel-naed-annual-conference-tackles-tough-issues-today-s-market#comments News Watch Continental NAED National Association of Electrical Distributors Rexel Reynolds Schneider Shealy Square D Mon, 18 May 2015 12:23:00 +0000 24691 at http://ewweb.com <h3>Moderator Michael Marks of Indian River Consulting Group did a nice job getting an interesting group of industry execs to offer their insights on their most pressing concerns.</h3> WESCO Wins 5-Year Contract with The Cooperative Purchasing Network to Supply Schools, Colleges, Cities and Municipalities http://ewweb.com/news-watch/wesco-wins-5-year-contract-cooperative-purchasing-network-supply-schools-colleges-citie-0 <div class="node-body article-body">​WESCO International Inc., Pittsburgh, was awarded a five-year contract with The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) for MRO services and supplies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/wesco-wins-5-year-contract-cooperative-purchasing-network-supply-schools-colleges-citie-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/wesco-wins-5-year-contract-cooperative-purchasing-network-supply-schools-colleges-citie-0#comments News Watch Cooperative Purchasing Network WESCO Sat, 16 May 2015 20:42:00 +0000 24681 at http://ewweb.com