Ferguson is ranked No. 1 on Modern Distribution Management’s 2017 Top HVACR/Plumbing Distributors list and is also included in this year’s Top Jan-San Distributors list as HP Products, a Ferguson Enterprise. Wolseley Industrial Group, Ferguson’s industrial division, is ranked on the Top Industrial PVF Distributors list and the Top HVACR/Plumbing Distributors list.
Modern Distribution Management is the leading information source for research on the wholesale distribution industry, offering news, blogs and newsletters to executives in wholesale distribution businesses or that sell through or to wholesale distribution businesses. The list was released in conjunction with the 2017 Distribution Trends Special Issue, which outlines distribution industry trends based on interviews with dozens of wholesaler-distributors, industry experts and manufacturers, as well as the results from reader surveys.
Data to determine placement on the Market Leaders lists was collected from the companies, public filings and news releases. For companies that did not provide their data, MDM estimated rankings based on past reported revenues, average revenue increases within the sectors, data from economic reports and conversations with industry experts.