Schneider Electric Canada Joins Forces with AD Canada

Schneider Electric Canada Joins Forces with AD Canada

October 24, 2018

Wayne, PA – AD, the largest member owned contractor and industrial products wholesale buying / marketing group in North America, announced today that effective November 1st, 2018, Schneider Electric Canada will join AD Canada as an authorized supplier partner to enhance the digital transformation for distributors. The complete Schneider Distribution Equipment product portfolio will be included in this agreement.

Dan Drazilov, President of AD Canada’s Electrical Division commented, “Schneider has been a terrific partner to several of our Canadian distributors, and this new relationship with AD is a tremendous advantage for our membership because it provides additional growth opportunities in Power Management across multiple vertical markets.”

Bruno Capdordy, National Channel Director at Schneider stated, “We are excited to join AD Canada’s Electrical Division as a strategic partner. The combined strength of Schneider, and AD market leading distributors is truly a winning combination. As digitization is rapidly growing and Schneider programs are leading the way, this is an opportunity for Schneider Electric Canada to leverage AD’s innovative eCommerce and marketing programs and increase efficiencies, while supporting their local distributors and customers.”

About AD

AD is the largest contractor and industrial products wholesale buying group in North America. AD provides independent distributors and manufacturers of construction and industrial products with support and resources that accelerate growth. Our 600 plus independently owned members span seven industries and three countries with annual sales in excess of $34 Billion. AD served industries include electrical, industrial, plumbing, PVF, HVAC, building materials, and bearings & power transmission.

About Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software. In our global Ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on our Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency. We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.