ABC Supply

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ABC Supply Co., Inc
Private
IndustryRoof and building materials
Founded1982 (1982)
Founder
Headquarters,
U.S.
Number of locations
700 stores[citation needed]
Area served
United States
Key people
  • Diane Hendricks
  • —Chairman & Owner
  • Keith Rozolis
  • —President and CEO
  • Todd Buehl
  • —CFO
ProductsBuilding materials and tools
RevenueUS$9,300,000,000 (2017)
Number of employees
12,000
SubsidiariesBradco Supply
Websitewww.abcsupply.com

ABC Supply Co., Inc. is a major, private American roofing supply company based in Beloit, Wisconsin. It also sells windows, gutters, and siding for residential and commercial buildings and is the largest roofing and vinyl siding wholesale distributor in the United States.[1]

History[edit]

The company was founded in 1982 by Ken Hendricks and Diane Hendricks, it grew from a single store in Wisconsin to having over 700 branches in 49 states nationwide.

ABC Supply has expanded from its original business.[2] In early 2010, the company acquired Bradco Supply, its largest acquisition to date.[3]

Annual sales topped $5.9 billion in 2015,[4] placing it 63rd on Forbes list of largest private companies in the United States.[4]

Following the accidental death of Ken Hendricks on December 21, 2007, company president David Luck was named CEO. Luck retired on December 31, 2013, and was replaced by Keith Rozolis.[5][6]

Awards and honors[edit]

The company has won the Gallup Great Workplace Award for the eleven consecutive years, from 2007 to 2017.[7]

Corporate sponsorship[edit]

It sponsors A. J. Foyt Enterprises' #14 and #4 IndyCar Series cars.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "#69 ABC Supply". Forbes. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  2. ^ "A Look at the Multitude of Companies and Subsidiaries under the Hendricks Umbrella". Beloit Daily News. September 17, 2012. Retrieved March 5, 2017.
  3. ^ Jim Tierney (May 13, 2010). "ABC Supply Acquires Bradco Supply". Multichannel Merchant. Retrieved March 5, 2017.
  4. ^ a b "#63 ABC Supply". Forbes. Retrieved March 5, 2017.
  5. ^ "ABC Supply names successor to Hendricks". Milwaukee Business Journal. February 15, 2008.
  6. ^ "ABC's Top Eexecutive Will Retire". Beloit Daily News. November 5, 2013. Retrieved March 5, 2017.
  7. ^ Ed O'Boyle; Jim Harter (April 18, 2017). "37 Workplaces That Stand Out From the Rest". Gallup. Retrieved January 3, 2018.[failed verification]