WHO WE ARE
Wholesale Electric Supply is a global provider of high-quality products and comprehensive services for the industrial and commercial markets. From our beginnings in 1949 to our now global company, we continue to focus on our customers. Our experience proves our consistency for providing superior customer solutions to the world. We continue to grow worldwide as well as right in our hometown, making sure all customers’ needs are fulfilled.
We are much more than a products supplier, Wholesale Electric Supply provides customized solutions and services designed to ensure that projects are completed on-time and within budget. We are distributors of quality electrical products serving the engineering, construction, petrochemical, commercial, OEM, and utility industries.
- Wholesale Electric Supply
Wholesale Electric Supply Company of Houston is founded
- 4242 Gulf Freeway
Moved to 4242 Gulf Freeway
- 4040 Gulf Freeway
Moved to 4040 Gulf Freeway
- CMMS CREATED
Wholesale begins Construction Material Management
with the Eastman Kodak job in Kingsport, TN.
- First Branch - Clute
First Branch is opened in Clute, Texas
- Deer Park
Deer Park, TX Branch is opened
First Electrical Distributor to receive ISO Certification
- Cable Management
Cable Management System Created
- Beaumont, Texas
Beaumont, TX Branch is opened
- Independent CMMS Division
CMMS becomes a stand along business unit.
- Green Light Ally Award
Very first electrical distributor in the nation to receive
Green Light Ally Award
- Sulphur, Louisiana
Sulphur, Louisiana Branch is opened
Wholesale Certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise
- Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, Louisiana Branch is opened
- Texas City
Texas City, TX Branch is opened
- Victoria, Texas
Victoria, TX Branch is opened
- R & M Wholesale Electric - Dubai
Opens R & M Wholesale Electric in Dubai, UAE
- CMMS Canada
Opened CMMS Canada in Kitimat, BC
- Metairie, Louisiana
Metairie, Louisiana Branch is opened
- CMMS Australia
Opened CMMS Australia in Gladstone, QLD
- Lafayette, Louisiana
Lafayette, Louisiana Branch is opened
- McKellop Family
The McKellop family purchases all outstanding
shares of Wholesale Electric, ensuring the
company will remain a family-owned independent
distributor, following the wishes of the late
founders, Marjorie and Clyde Rutland.
- CMMS Iraq
Wholesale Expands: Partners with Siraj Naybur
in Basrah, Iraq
- R & M Wholesale Electric - Abu Dhabi
Opens R & M Wholesale Electric in Abu Dhabi, UAE
- Pascagoula, Mississippi
Pascagoula branch opened
- Wholesale Electric Asia
Wholesale Electric Asia opens in Singapore, Philippines and Thailand.
- Houston, Texas - Northwest
Another location in Houston, TX opens in the Northwest region of the city.
- Conroe, Texas
Conroe, Texas Branch is opened.
- Joliet, Illinois
Joliet, Illinois branch opens.
OUR MISSION, VISION AND VALUES
Our Mission: Wholesale Electric Supply is dedicated to continual improvement for effective material management and fulfillment while meeting the needs of our partners.
Our Vision: Wholesale Electric Supply will define excellence in the electrical distribution industry and will continue to increase market share through ever evolving our operating efficiencies to exceed our partners’ needs and expectations.
Drive: Be the best.
Agility: Work hard and be flexible.
Service: Focus on the customer.
Unity: Trust and support each other.
Innovation: Initiate the future. Anything is possible.