Sonepar USA News

City Electric Company Joins Sonepar USA

City ElectricCharleston, South Carolina (April 13, 2018) – Sonepar USA, a subsidiary of the privately held Sonepar Group, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire City Electric.

Founded in 1919, City Electric started as an electrical appliance store in Syracuse, New York. Since then, it has grown into a leading independent electrical wholesale distributor with 12 branches to serve customers throughout New York State. They provide a full line card of commercial, residential and industrial electrical products to the markets they serve. City Electric will be a part of Sonepar USA’s East Region, led by Don Block.

This acquisition extends our branch network to cover all of New York State. The City Electric team and Sandra Rosecrans share our passion for customer satisfaction and we welcome them to the Sonepar group.
Halsey Cook, Sonepar USA President & CEO