WESCO Acquires Safety Products Distributor

In another move to expand into additional product areas beyond its core focus on the electrical market, WESCO International Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa., announced plans to acquire Conney Safety Products, Madison, Wis., a distributor of MRO safety products that does approximately $85 million in annual sales. The deal is expected to close next month.

According to a press release announcing the acquisition, the addition of Conney Safety Products is expected to significantly strengthen WESCO’s

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