Lebanon, PA (August 14, 2012) – APR Supply, enthusiastically announced today that APR Supply entered into an agreement to acquire the plumbing, heating, and air conditioning distribution business of Folcarelli Supply, based in Altoona, PA.
“We're both family-run area distributors and now APR, through its Folcarelli Supply Division, will be able to offer its customer base an even greater variety of products and services. APR Supply, Folcarelli Supply and all our customers will prosper together”
Scott Weaver, President & CEO
Folcarelli Supply was established in 1951. Folcarelli Supply is a plumbing, heating and air conditioning wholesaler with locations in Altoona, Johnstown, & State College. Within 2 of its locations are designer showrooms entitled, “The Beautiful Bath.” The acquisition is expected to close in October 2012. Folcarelli Sheet Metal intends to continue to own and operate its Folcarelli Sheet Metal Fabrication division, which specializes in metal fabrication.
APR Supply has recently been recognized as a pioneer in the industry with its diverse expansion and partnerships with established regional electrical and PVF distributors. Its customer-focused culture and ability to change are cited as being instrumental to the company’s success. In addition, APR Supply will open an Indiana branch, joining its joint venture partner, Schaedler Yesco Distribution, in September 2012 as part of its Western PA strategy.
It is APR Supply's intention to continue to grow at a consistent, brisk rate. It is expected to be accomplished through a combination of organic growth as well as by acquisition and new markets.
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APR Supply Co. is a third generation, family owned HVAC and Plumbing Wholesale distribution business. APR Supply serves customers throughout Central & Eastern Pennsylvania using its now 28 branch locations and a central distribution facility located in Lebanon, PA. Additional information can be reached by visiting www.aprsupply.com.