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Gerrie acquires Tesco


December 24, 2008
By Anthony Capkun

{mosimage}Gerrie Electric Wholesale Ltd. has acquired Tesco Electric (effective January 1), which will continue to operate as Tesco Electric.

“The
team at Tesco have an excellent reputation for providing their
customers with excellent service over the past 24 years,” reads the
press release. “When William Earle, Carolyn Keller and Ken Condick came
to the decision to sell, they wanted to ensure that these customer
traditions would be continued and supported in the future. It is with
every confidence that they contacted and selected Gerrie as being the
best fit for their customers, vendors and loyal employees.”




Gerrie
has 17 branches throughout South Central Ontario and over 275
employees. “The spirit of being a family owned business has played an
important part in the success of our company over the past 51 years,”
continues the release. “We are very pleased to have the Tesco team as
part of our growing family.”