HVAC distributor expands into sheet metal category in Kansas City market
NEW LENOX, Ill., July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Munch’s Supply, the HVAC division of Marcone, has acquired Wholesale Sheet Metal (WSM) and Pile Protection Tops (PPT). This acquisition expands Munch’s geographic footprint to 71 locations serving 17 US states and one Canadian province.
Munch’s Supply is a Marcone company that has operated in the Chicago area for over 65 years and is consistently ranked among the top 10 HVAC distributors in United States. Marcone, a leading distributor of appliance, HVAC, and plumbing repair parts and equipment across North America acquired Munch’s Supply in 2021. Together, the companies operate for one purpose: to become the hub of in-home parts and service for technicians and consumers.
“The acquisition of WSM/PPT will provide fantastic support in the sheet metal category to our O’Connor Company business unit, a Trane and American Standard HVAC distributor that was part of the Kansas City market for over 100 years,” said Bob MunchBusiness Development Director.
Greg BorrPresident, O’Connor Companyadded, “Sheet metal, especially custom orders, has long been an area of opportunity in our business. Many of our customers have been buying from WSM and PPT for years. This acquisition is a perfect way to continue to expand our service. offerings.”
“I am incredibly proud of the legacy we have built over nearly four decades. With the help of dedicated employees and customers, we have grown to become an industry leader in custom sheet metal work and supplies. in our market.I’m so happy that Saundra and Tim Roche will remain at the helm of the company,” said the owner of WSM/PPT Patrick Chilean. Visit www.wsmkc.com and www.pptkc.com.
Acquisition Demonstrates Marcone’s Continued Commitment to the HVAC and Plumbing Market and Reinforces Its Commitment to Partnering with Family and Customer Service-Oriented Businesses Looking for a Long-Term Partnership or an exit strategy.
About Munch’s Supply
Munch’s Supply was founded in 1956 by Willard Munch, which wanted to develop a local source of electrical supply for entrepreneurs in the region. Today, the company has over 1,200 employees dedicated exclusively to providing contractors in the heating, air conditioning and plumbing industry with quality products. For over 65 years, Munch’s Supply has operated with a commitment to service as a leading distributor for trusted brands such as American Standard, Trane, Mitsubishi, Rheem, IPEX, AO Smith, Kohler, Tempstar, Keeprite and Frigidaire. For more information, visit www.munchsupply.com.
Marcone is an authorized distributor of major brands such as Whirlpool, Electrolux, General Electric, Maytag, Bosch, Samsung, LG and many more. Thanks to its extensive distribution network, Marcone provides the largest inventory of genuine spare parts in the country for household appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, dishwashers, microwaves, washers and dryers. . Marcone exports worldwide and also operates a comprehensive training institute providing quality business and technical training. Based in St. Louis, Marcone operates 122 facilities, has approximately 2,100 employees and serves approximately 43,000 technician customers. For more information, visit www.marcone.com.
Marie Jo Hann
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