October 19th, 2020
Brafasco Business Unit under White Cap and CSG Transaction is Complete
To Our Valued Customers,
We are pleased to announce that effective today, Monday, October 19, Brafasco (part of the White Cap Enterprise) has separated from HD Supply and completed the transaction to combine two industry-leading business under joint ownership by Clayton Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) and The Sterling Group. The work to integrate White Cap and Construction Supply Group (CSG) kicks off today!
Our goal with this integration it to ensure minimal to zero disruption in service, while bringing to life the many benefits the combination of our two industry-lead businesses will create for you.
This transformational combination of North America’s leading distributors of specialty construction, manufacturing and industrial supplies will allow our customers to benefit from broader, more diverse product and service offerings and more efficiencies for customers across Canada.
This combined industry-leading organization will be led by John Stegeman as Chief Executive Officer and Alan Sollenberger as President. White Cap headquarters, otherwise known as the Field Support Center, will be in Norcross, Georgia. The Brafasco Shared Service office continues to operate out of Vaughan, Ontario with the same Leadership Team and Canadian resources, continuing Brafasco’s growth with our branches and associates throughout ever Canadian market served.
As we kick off the critical work to integrate our businesses, it will remain business as usual for our customers. Your current pricing, credit levels, account contacts and more, will remain the same for the coming months until we inform you otherwise.
As needed, you will receive additional, personalized outreach from your Brafasco account representative(s) to address questions or impacts not captured here in detail.
We are incredible excited and committed to building upon the value we create for you every day with this game-changing integration. Our sincerest thanks for your business and partnership as we look towards this bright future together. Much more to come as we continue to earn your business.