Media Releases

2017

June 27     New St. Catharines, Ont. waterworks branch now open for business
Today, Brian Scott, general manager, Wolseley Canada, waterworks, Central Region, is pleased to announce the opening of the company’s Waterworks branch in St. Catharines, Ont. The branch, located at 23 Cushman Rd, is ready to service both the public and private sectors and provide a broad selection of products and services.

May 16     Wolseley Canada partners with University of Windsor’s mathematics department to map supply chain network
Today, Wolseley Canada Inc. (Wolseley) and the University of Windsor (UWindsor) announced Wolseley has partnered with UWindsor’s mathematics department to create a digital model of Wolseley’s distribution network. Once complete, the project will provide Wolseley with a detailed, interactive model of the company’s supply chain operations, and will provide UWindsor PhD, graduate and undergraduate students with valuable real-world experience in their field of study.

May 5     New Saint John, N.B. plumbing and HVAC/R branch now open for business
Today, Kevin Fullan, general manager, Wolseley Canada, plumbing and HVAC/R, Ontario and Atlantic, is pleased to announce the opening of the company’s consolidated plumbing and HVAC/R branch in Saint John.

Apr. 6     Kevin Fancey Appointed New Wolseley Canada President
Today, Wolseley Canada Inc. announced the appointment of Kevin Fancey to the position of president, effective June 5, 2017. In his new role, Fancey has responsibility for the overall leadership of the company, operational management, and for working with the senior leadership team to plan and execute the company’s business strategy.

Mar. 28     New Antigonish, N.S. plumbing and HVAC/R branch now open for business
Today, Kevin Fullan, general manager, Wolseley Canada, plumbing and HVAC/R, Ontario and Atlantic, is pleased to announce the opening of the company’s new plumbing and HVAC branch in Antigonish, N.S. The branch is located at 2935 Highway 104, and is a one-stop shop for local contractors to source the products they need.

Feb. 27     Wolseley Canada Appoints Vice-President of Human Resources
Today, Wolseley Canada Inc. (Wolseley) announced the appointment of Kirk Larson to the position of vice-president of human resources (HR). In his new role, Larson will provide strategic HR support to the Canadian leadership and HR teams.

Jan. 31     Wolseley Announces Date for ONE Tradeshow
Today, Akbar Makalai, vice-president, plumbing and HVAC/R, Wolseley Canada, announced Wolseley will host its ONE Tradeshow on March 29, 2017, at the Mississauga Convention Centre, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The event will feature displays from more than 70 plumbing and HVAC/R vendors, and Wolseley expects approximately 1,000 customers to attend.