Border States announced it would purchase Advance Electrical Supply Co, a wholesale electrical supplier in Chicago, Ill. Advance will officially merge with Border States on April 30.
“We are excited to welcome Advance Electrical Supply Co. to our employee-owned company. They are a very successful and well-respected electrical distributor with an outstanding reputation. Their proven track record, Chicago presence and potential for growth make them a perfect geographic addition,” Border States President Jason Seger said.
Advance has achieved double-digit revenue growth, on average, over the past five years, with sales generated primarily in the construction market. Advance has more than 100 employees in the Chicago area and will join the East Region of Border States.