Bartle & Gibson expands reach with Triangle Supply purchase
Plumbing, heating and electrical distributor Bartle & Gibson has struck a deal to acquire the assets of Triangle Supply Ltd., a supplier of plumbing and heating products to contractors in Red Deer, Alta., and surrounding areas.
The deal allows Edmonton-based Bartle & Gibson to expand its reach into new territory, building on the 30 locations it has across Alberta, British Columbia and Northwest Territories.
The agreement, which is due to close at the end of the year, will see all of Triangle Supply’s 14 employees join Bartle & Gibson, with president Gerald Halford continuing in his current role to ensure a smooth transition.
Bartle & Gibson president and CEO Robert Whitty said that for the foreseeable future Triangle Supply will continue to operate out of its current 25,000 sq. ft. premises and will be known as Triangle Supply a Division of Bartle & Gibson Ltd.