COLUMBIA, MO — GME Supply Co., a distributor of fall protection, safety equipment and at-height work gear on Thursday announced that its Columbia Safety & Supply business has completed the acquisition of Custom Tool Supply, based in Denver, CO. Custom Tool Supply is a full line stocking distributor of products in categories including power tools, hand tools, CATV & satellite specific tools, testing equipment, ladders, safety equipment, fiber maintenance, and cable & satellite installation materials.
"We are incredibly excited to have Custom Tool Supply join our team of Gear Experts," said Beau Aero, president of GME. "Our shared focus on unmatched service and expertise fits perfectly with the needs of the industries we serve, such as construction and telecom. In addition, their headquarters in the fast-growing city of Denver aligns with our North American expansion plans."
"Our primary focus on service, product availability, competitive pricing and honest communication aligns well with GME's approach to business as does their dedication to job site and worker safety," said Custom Tool Supply's Andrew Helbig. "We are looking forward to working together to continue our company's success."
GME Supply Co is a distributor and outfitter of fall protection, safety equipment and gear for at-height workers in the telecommunications, wind, solar, industrial and construction markets. GME is headquartered in Columbia, MO with distribution hubs in Atlanta, GA, Dallas, TX, Los Angeles, CA and Ontario, Canada.
Founded in 2005 and privately-owned by Platte River Equity, GME Supply was featured in Industrial Distribution's 2017 Watch List.
Custom Tool Supply has spent decades helping contractors in CATV, satellite and other specialty industries. Their primary product categories are hand tools, power tools, test and measurement equipment, and safety equipment. Custom Tool Supply is located in Denver, CO and distributes products nationally. For more information, please visit www.customtoolsupply.com.