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EIS, Inc. - A GPC Company 

EIS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (GPC) and a leading North American distributor of process materials, production supplies, specialty wire and cable and value added fabricated parts for the electrical OEM, motor repair and assembly markets. 

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EIS Business Profile 

EIS operates as three business units. 

  • Electrical & Electronic
  • Cable & Connectivity
  • Fabrication & Coating

This provides broad capabilities to service a variety of customers in key industries using our network of branches and fabrication facilities located throughout North America.

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EIS Business Units
Electrical & Electronic

All the materials critical to Electrical and Electronic OEM operations, as well as those for Apparatus Repair Service and the production of clean and renewable energy.

Cable & Connectivity

High performance wire, cable and wire management products for the Marine, Defense, Transportation, Oil & Gas, Telecom/Datacom and Industrial businesses.

Fabrication & Coating

Specialized materials and custom converting and coating for the automotive, power generation, and medical device markets. Designing, prototyping, and manufacturing of flexible materials

EIS Leadership
Business Leadership Group
  • Larry Griffin – President
  • Alex Gonzalez – Senior Vice President, Core Electrical, Industrial & Specialty Converting Markets
  • Ron Harris – Senior Vice President, Marketing & Distribution
  • Peter Sheehan – Senior Vice President, Specialty Cable Markets
  • Marc Benesh – Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
  • Suzana Keller – Vice President, Supply Chain
  • Andrew Hartley – Vice President, Information Technology

Acquisition History

Growth through the acquisition of profitable companies, synergistic with and complimentary to EIS, continues to be a sound strategy for our expansion. EIS has always believed that when businesses are merged together, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Nowhere has this been proven more fully than in our recent acquisitions in the wire and cable and custom fabrication industries. Through its acquisitions, EIS is stronger and better positioned to provide you with more parts, at competitive prices and with exceptional service.

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Locations and Strategic Partners
North American Facilities

EIS has distribution hubs and manufacturing facilities in key locations across North America to better serve our broad base of customers. 

World Class Suppliers

EIS maintains strategic partnerships with the largest and best equipped manufacturers in our markets. This ensures we have the highest quality products our customers need in their manufacturing processes.

Latest EIS News
EIS and Motion Industries - Joined as an Industrial Distribution Powerhouse
Published March 15, 2018

EIS and Motion Industries have joined to form an Industrial Distribution Powerhouse. Effective immediately, EIS will operate as the Electrical Specialties Group of Motion Industries.

Genuine Parts Company Announces Industrial and Automotive Acquisitions
Published October 19, 2017

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) has acquired Apache Hose & Belting for its industrial group, Motion Industries, and Monroe Motor Products. Both acquisitions expand GPC’s industrial and automotive footprints and adds $125 Million annual revenue.

Genuine Parts Company Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Europe’s Alliance Automotive Group
Published September 25, 2017

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today a definitive agreement under which they will acquire Alliance Automotive Group (AAG), a leading European distributor of vehicle parts, tools and workshop equipment. This is an important milestone for GPC, positioning them as a distribution leader in key European markets.