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Pilz Canada now distributing products through WESCO


Pilz Canada CEO Andreas Sobotta (left) and WESCO Distribution Canada VP and GM Michael Gross. Photo: Pilz Automation Safety CanadaPilz Canada CEO Andreas Sobotta (left) and WESCO Distribution Canada VP and GM Michael Gross. Photo: Pilz Automation Safety Canada

Pilz Automation Safety Canada is now distributing its products through WESCO Distribution Canada.

The two companies signed a partnership distribution agreement in December 2019.

WESCO, an electrical distributor in Canada, now supports Pilz across the country through 130 locations and four distribution centres located in Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal.

“We are excited to be working with such a renowned distribution partner. The Pilz products and service offerings fit perfectly in the automation mix of WESCO,” says Andreas Sobotta, CEO and general manager of Pilz Canada.

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WESCO Distribution Canada employs over 2,000 people and represents approximately 20 per cent of WESCO International’s total revenue.

“We are pleased about our partnership with Pilz and are eager to help expand the Pilz product portfolio in our markets,” says Michael Gross, vice-president and general manager of WESCO Distribution Canada.