Ferguson announced the acquisition of Arkansas Supply, Inc. in an asset transaction completed April 27, 2015. Ferguson will operate from the former Arkansas Supply, Inc. location as Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.
Arkansas Supply is a wholesale plumbing supply company serving professional contractors in the new construction, remodeling and commercial markets in North Little Rock. The company was founded in 1955, and Robert M. Wright, Jr., current CEO of Arkansas Supply, and his wife Jean, purchased the company in 1996. Robert Wright joined Arkansas Supply in 1957.
“This acquisition marks our first blended location in Arkansas,” said Ferguson CEO Frank Roach. “We look forward to connecting with trade professionals in the area while also broadening the product offering for current Arkansas Supply customers.”
“We are excited to join the Ferguson team,” said Arkansas Supply CEO Robert M. Wright, Jr. “With Ferguson’s resources and expertise, we will be well-positioned to offer additional products and services to our customer base.”
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