By Jelani Rucker on Wednesday, 07 November 2012
Category: Corporate

It's True: Electrical Distributors Are Using Twitter

Providing high-quality products is only part of the equation- at Wheatland Tube, we pride ourselves on bringing you, our customers and partners, the expertise and support that fosters your success.

Our industry is undergoing rapid changes — not only in the way we search for product specifications and code requirements, but in the way we conduct business overall. There’s no denying that information is available to help guide you through what social media is and how it can benefit the electrical industry. And there are tools to make it easier for your sales reps get up to speed.

Just take a look at the National Electrical Contractors Association’s (@necanetGuide to Social Media, an entire section of their website dedicated to providing useful tips on how to begin, how to connect with business contacts online and how to keep up with the industry.

We’re proud to say many of our partners are already using social media to build trust and interact with your customers. If you’re looking to get started in social media, these are the companies you should be looking at. Here is our list of electrical distributors on Twitter:

Sonepar Canada

 @soneparcanada

 Rumsey Electric Co.

@RumseyElectric 
WESCO Distribution  @WESCODist Dominion Electric Supply   @DomElecSup
Graybar  @Graybar  WinWholesale Inc.  @WinWholesale
Rexel USA  @Rexel_USA  Colonial Electric @ColonialElec 
Anixter Inc.    @Anixter  Shepherd Electric  @ShepherdElec
CED Los Angeles  @CEDLosAngeles  Franklin Empire  @FranklinEmpire
City Electric Supply  @SocialCityzen  Springfield Electric  @springfieldelec
Cresent Electric  @CrescentJobs  Horizon Solutions  @HorizonSolution
Elliott Electric  @ElliottElectric  Revere Electric  @RevereElectric
State Electric Supply  @State_Electric  Munro Distributing  @MunroNews
North Coast Electric  @ncelec  French Gerleman @FrenchGerleman 
Kirby Risk  @KirbyRisk Benfield Electric   @BenfieldElec
Summit Electric  @summit_electric  Western Extralite  @westernxtralite
Walters Wholesale  @WWElectric  Leff Electric  @leffelectric
Codale Electric  @CodaleElectric  Standard Electric Supply  @Standard_1919
Steiner Electric  @SteinerElectric  Rockingham Electric  @RockinghamEl
Van Meter Inc.  @VanMeterInc O'Neil Electric   @ONEILELECTRIC
Werner Electric  @WernerElectric  Crum Electric Supply  @crum_electric
Warshauer Electric  @warshauer   Frost  @FrostSupply


No one knows the electrical industry better than us, and we’re happy to share our knowledge with you. If we missed you, please leave your Twitter handle and URL in the comments below.

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