APR Supply to acquire YC Supply of York, Pa.

LEBANON, PA. – Scott Weaver, president of APR Supply, announced that APR Supply plans to acquire the plumbing, heating, and air conditioning distribution business of YC Supply, based in York, Pa.

“We've been respectful competitors in the same market for many generations,” stated Weaver. “We're both family-run area distributors and now APR through its YC Supply Division will be able to offer its customer base with an even greater variety of products and services. APR Supply, YC Supply and all our customers will prosper together.”

YC Supply is part of York Corrugating, which was established in 1902. YC Supply division is a plumbing, heating and air conditioning wholesaler with locations in York, Harrisburg, Shrewsbury and Gettysburg. The acquisition is expected to close in October 2010. York Corrugating intends to continue to own and operate its YC Precision Fabrication division, which specializes in metal fabrication, as well as to continue to distribute industrial products.

APR Supply has been recognized as a pioneer in the industry with its diverse expansion and partnerships with established regional electrical and PVF distributors. Its customer-focused culture and continual change is cited as being instrumental to the company’s success.

It is APR Supply's goal is to double in size every five years. Its expected to be accomplished through a combination of organic growth as well as by acquisition and new markets.