Wire & Cable http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/7382/more en Southwire Expands Tools & Equipment Product Offering http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-expands-tools-equipment-product-offering <div class="node-body blog-body">​Southwire Co., Carrolton, GA, acquired Sumner Manufacturing of Houston, TX, a manufacturer of material lifts, jack stands, welding tools, material carts and other tools and equipment for the construction market.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-expands-tools-equipment-product-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-expands-tools-equipment-product-offering#comments Syndicate Wire & Cable Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 19 Dec 2016 22:52:00 +0000 32081 at http://electricalmarketing.com Southwire Bolsters Building Wire Offering with Purchase of United Copper Industries http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/southwire-bolsters-building-wire-offering-purchase-united-copper-industries <div class="node-body article-body">Southwire said the acquisition expands its manufacturing capabilities in the core building wire products segment and enhances Southwire’s geographical footprint.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/southwire-bolsters-building-wire-offering-purchase-united-copper-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/southwire-bolsters-building-wire-offering-purchase-united-copper-industries#comments Texas Wire & Cable Mergers & Acquisitions News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:48:00 +0000 30601 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo provided by Southwire ABB to Sell High-Voltage Cables Business to NKT Cables http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/abb-sell-high-voltage-cables-business-nkt-cables <div class="node-body blog-body">NKT Cables designs, manufactures and supplies power cables for low-, medium- and high-voltage solutions mainly in the alternating current (AC) market.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/abb-sell-high-voltage-cables-business-nkt-cables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/abb-sell-high-voltage-cables-business-nkt-cables#comments Global Utility Wire & Cable Mergers & Acquisitions Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:41:00 +0000 30581 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p><em>Photo via ABB</em></p> Leviton Expands Global Reach and Network Cabling Play with Acquisition of Brand-Rex http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-expands-global-reach-and-network-cabling-play-acquisition-brand-rex <div class="node-body article-body">Leviton announced the acquisition of Brand-Rex Ltd., a developer of cabling solutions for network infrastructure and industrial applications, based in Scotland.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-expands-global-reach-and-network-cabling-play-acquisition-brand-rex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-expands-global-reach-and-network-cabling-play-acquisition-brand-rex#comments Wire & Cable Mergers & Acquisitions News Premium Fri, 08 Jan 2016 19:44:00 +0000 26481 at http://electricalmarketing.com Detroit Area Wire & Cable Distributors Diversified and Great Lakes to Merge http://electricalmarketing.com/wire-cable/detroit-area-wire-cable-distributors-diversified-and-great-lakes-merge <div class="node-body article-body">Michigan-based Diversified Wire & Cable and Great Lakes Wire & Cable announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Diversified, based in Sterling Heights, and Great Lakes, based in Madison Heights, will join to create GLD Group</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/wire-cable/detroit-area-wire-cable-distributors-diversified-and-great-lakes-merge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/wire-cable/detroit-area-wire-cable-distributors-diversified-and-great-lakes-merge#comments M&A Watch Michigan Wire & Cable Premium Fri, 18 Dec 2015 19:41:00 +0000 26311 at http://electricalmarketing.com Southwire Boosts Offerings in Tool Category by Acquiring Assets of Seatek Co. http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/southwire-boosts-offerings-tool-category-acquiring-assets-seatek-co <div class="node-body article-body">The acquisition brings a variety of products in the armor cable cutter, cable stripper, motorized cutter and labor-saving tools category to the Southwire hand tool product line.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/southwire-boosts-offerings-tool-category-acquiring-assets-seatek-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/southwire-boosts-offerings-tool-category-acquiring-assets-seatek-co#comments M&A Watch Wire & Cable News Premium Fri, 02 Oct 2015 19:36:00 +0000 25461 at http://electricalmarketing.com Southwire Buys ABB's Huntersville HVDC Cable Plant http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-buys-abbs-huntersville-hvdc-cable-plant <div class="node-body blog-body">ABB said it has signed an agreement to sell its Huntersville, N.C., high-voltage cable factory to Southwire Co. The companies won’t say how much Southwire paid for it.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-buys-abbs-huntersville-hvdc-cable-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/southwire-buys-abbs-huntersville-hvdc-cable-plant#comments Wire & Cable News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:50:00 +0000 24421 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>(Image from ABB HVDC page)</p> General Cable Moves Out of Asia Pacific Markets http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/general-cable-moves-out-asia-pacific-markets <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>General Cable Corp., Highland Heights, Ky., said it will sell its Asia Pacific operations to MM Logistics Co., Ltd., for approximately $205 million. The company&rsquo;s operations in the region include businesses in Thailand, China, New Zealand and Australia. The sale is part of a divestiture program announced last fall and will simplify General Cable&rsquo;s geographic coverage.</p></div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/general-cable-moves-out-asia-pacific-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/general-cable-moves-out-asia-pacific-markets#comments M&A Watch Wire & Cable wire & cable Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:06:00 +0000 24381 at http://electricalmarketing.com Encore Wire announces 4Q financials http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/encore-wire-announces-4q-financials <div class="node-body blog-body">Encore Wire Corp., McKinney, Texas said unit volume, measured in copper pounds contained in the wire sold, increased 2.4% and was offset by a 6.3% decrease in the average selling price per copper pound sold in the fourth quarter of 2014 versus the same period in 2013.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/encore-wire-announces-4q-financials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/encore-wire-announces-4q-financials#comments Wire & Cable Encore Wire wire and cable Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:47:00 +0000 22801 at http://electricalmarketing.com Curious Copper: Prices Up Despite Expectations of Oversupply http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/curious-copper-prices-despite-expectations-oversupply <div class="node-body blog-body">Copper prices are showing quite a bit of lift, hitting a 5-month high recently despite expectations that increases in production from new mines and decreases in demand from China would lead to oversupply. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/curious-copper-prices-despite-expectations-oversupply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/curious-copper-prices-despite-expectations-oversupply#comments Metals Markets Wire & Cable copper pricing Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:01:00 +0000 19991 at http://electricalmarketing.com