Habitat for Humanity GTA

Habitat for Humanity GTA

On July 27th Texcan Ontario Region, Sonepar Canada and Southwire partnered with Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area, to help on their Caledon build site. Texcan and Southwire donated enough wire and cable to build six of the ten houses that will be constructed at this particular location. The team assisted the non-profit organization build three 1400 sq. ft. townhouses for low-income families in need. […]

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Texcan Implements Innovative Website

Texcan Implements Innovative Website

Sonepar Canada is pleased to announce that Texcan (a division of Sonepar Canada) has implemented their new digital platform – Texcan.com. “The new website pushes digitalization to the forefront of the Texcan business,” said Texcan Marketing Manager, Crissy Ram. “The platform was created with customer experience as a top priority and designed using the latest technology.” Texcan.com showcases a variety of features such as mobile […]

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The Great Canadian Sales Competition Winners Gala

The Great Canadian Sales Competition Winners Gala

Sonepar Canada is proud to announce on March 10th The Great Canadian Sales Competition held their second annual Winners Gala at the Corus Entertainment headquarters. Representing Sonepar Canada in the final round, was second-year marketing student from Dalhousie University, Molly Marcott. Marcott was mentored by Vice President of Vendor Relations and Business Development, David Syer, in the final sales round of the competition. As a mentor, […]

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Sonepar Ontario President Featured in Financial Post

Sonepar Ontario President Featured in Financial Post

The Great Canadian Sales Competition has effectively penetrated the negative stigmas associated with the sales profession. This movement has been captured through the positive press coverage this revolutionary competition has received. On February 18th, the Financial Post published an article featuring Sonepar Ontario President and competition Judge, Todd Walford. Within the article Walford outlined the importance of a sales representative being able to demonstrate their, […]

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New Head Quarters for Texcan Vancouver

Sonepar Canada is proud to announce that Texcan, a division of Sonepar Canada, has opened their new state-of-the-art Head Office & Warehouse in Surrey, BC. The 105,000 square foot facility sits on 8.4 acres of land and allows opportunities for future expansion. “The new Texcan Head Office & Warehouse has more than doubled our Vancouver footprint and cements our commitment to serve the BC market […]

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Todd Walford to judge The Great Canadian Sales Competition

With the deadline for video submissions rapidly approaching, Sonepar Canada is excited to begin the selection process for The Great Canadian Sales Competition. The next round of the contest will involve each sponsoring company assessing approximately 40 video submissions each. Sonepar Canada and participating Operating Companies, Texcan, Gescan and Vallen; will select their top ten contestants and challenge them to create a video pitch about […]

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Gescan and Vallen utilize new channel to sales talent

Sonepar Canada is proud to be the official corporate sponsor of The Great Canadian Sales Competition. Texcan’s participation in the competition last year did not go unnoticed. After hearing about Texcan’s success, Operating Companies Gescan and Vallen decided to join the program. “The feedback we received from Texcan’s involvement was astonishing,” said Gescan Human Resources Manager, Kim Gould. “We heard the calibre of video submissions […]

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Texcan Uncovers Unique Access to Sales Talent

Texcan, a division of Sonepar Canada, was the first electrical wholesale distributor to sponsor The Great Canadian Sales Competition. As the contest enters its second year and the addition of Gescan and Vallen, Sonepar Canada will be coordinating the program as the new corporate sponsor. Last year, Jamie Scarborough, the co-founder of the Talent Sales Agency, piloted The Great Canadian Sales Competition. The contest was […]

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Sonepar Canada Acquires Dixon Electric

          NEWS RELEASE December 20th 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MISSISSAUGA, ON – Sonepar Canada is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Dixon Electric, a leading, full line electrical distributor in Northern Ontario. Under the agreement, Dixon will join Sonepar Canada’s growing family of companies. The acquisition is scheduled to be completed by January 2012. Dixon […]

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Sonepar SA and HD Supply Canada Reach an Agreement for Sonepar to Acquire Assets of HD Supply SESCO/QUESCO

NEWS RELEASE February 4, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sonepar SA and HD Supply Canada Reach an Agreement for Sonepar to Acquire Assets of HD Supply SESCO/QUESCO MISSISSAUGA, ON – Sonepar Canada and HD Supply Canada are pleased to announce they have entered into an agreement for Sonepar SA to purchase substantially all of the assets of SESCO/QUESCO, a division of HD Supply Canada. The transaction […]

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