WESCO International Completes Acquisition of Hazmasters

PITTSBURGH /PRNewswire/ — WESCO International, Inc., a provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, announced that WESCO Distribution, Inc., through its wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Hazmasters, Inc., an independent Canadian distributor of safety products servicing customers in the industrial, construction, commercial, institution and government markets. This acquisition is expected to be accretive to earnings by approximately $0.05 per diluted share in the first year of operation.

The matters discussed herein may contain forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations. Certain of these risks are set forth in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013, as well as the Company’s other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE WESCO International, Inc.

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