WESCO Acquires Large VDV Distributor

WESCO International, Inc. Pittsburgh, will acquire Communications Supply Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Communications Supply Corporation (CSC), Carol Stream, Ill., from Harvest Partners LLC, a New York-based private-equity firm. The transaction is expected to close by early November 2006.

WESCO is the largest electrical distributor in the United States, with $4.4 billion in 2005 annual sales, 6,000 employees and 370 locations, according to Electrical Wholesaling’s mos

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