Rexel’s Acquisition of Platt Electric Bolsters Presence in Northwest and Mountain States

In one of the largest acquisitions in years, Rexel has purchased Platt Electric Supply, Beaverton, Ore., the largest regional chain in the Pacific Northwest and Mountain states.

Platt Electric Supply has 1,000 employees at 111 branches in seven states and posted 2011 sales of €310 million in (US$394 million). The company was ranked #13 on Electrical Wholesaling’s 2011 Top 200 listing. Platt has for years been a powerhouse in the Pacific Northwest and over the past few years has expand

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