Posted February 2, 2018

NEFCO acquires Contractors & Industrial Supply

Hartford, Connecticut-based NEFCO Corporation has acquired Contractors & Industrial Supply Inc., headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia.

CIS is a specialty construction distributor servicing the Southern Virginia and North Carolina markets. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

“The growth of the NEFCO brand into Virginia and North Carolina gives us a greater foothold within the Mid-Atlantic States,” said David Gelles, president and CEO of The NEFCO Corporation. “With the addition of the three CIS locations in Greensboro, N.C.; Roanoke, Va.; and Harrisonburg, Va.; NEFCO will now have 10 strategically located distribution centers allowing us to leverage our unmatched breadth of product solutions and value-added services to general and specialty contractors up and down the East Coast.”