Houston
Houston
Beaumont - (68)
Deer Park - (70)
Clute - (71)
CMMS - (66)
Nw Orleans (73)
Sulphur - (74)
Btn Rouge - (75)
Texas City - (77)
Victoria - (79)
Conroe- (92)
Midland - (94)
Corporate - (85)
(713) 748-6100(713) 749-8415 4040 Gulf Freeway Houston, TX 77004
(409) 842-0036 (409) 842-0347 4790 W. Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, TX 77705
(281) 479-6055 (281) 479-7466 718 Georgia Ave. Deer Park, TX 77536
(979) 265-3000 (979) 265-3616 602 Jaco Street Clute, TX 77531
(713) 748-3224 (713) 741-3001 6201 South Loop East Houston, TX 77087
(504) 832-5200 (504) 846-9363 2601 L & A Road, Suite 300 Metairie, LA 70001
(337) 626-0500 (337) 626-0504 2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur, LA 70663
(225) 677-7265 (225) 673-1966 37235 Commerce Ln. Prairieville, LA 70769
(409) 949-4000 (409) 949-4012 223 Main Street La Marque, TX 77568
(361) 485-0642 (361) 485-1208 1210 Sam Houston Dr. Victoria, TX 77901
(936) 337-7115 (866) 789-6896 3705 North Frazier St, Conroe, TX 77303
(432) 253-3648 (866) 670-4052 3909 S. County Rd. 1290 Odessa, TX 79765
(713) 748-6100 (713) 749-8415 1500 City West Blvd, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77042
Houston
Houston
Beaumont - (68)
Deer Park - (70)
Clute - (71)
CMMS - (66)
Nw Orleans (73)
Sulphur - (74)
Btn Rouge - (75)
Texas City - (77)
Victoria - (79)
Conroe- (92)
Midland - (94)
Corporate - (85)
(713) 748-6100(713) 749-8415 4040 Gulf Freeway Houston, TX 77004
(409) 842-0036 (409) 842-0347 4790 W. Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, TX 77705
(281) 479-6055 (281) 479-7466 718 Georgia Ave. Deer Park, TX 77536
(979) 265-3000 (979) 265-3616 602 Jaco Street Clute, TX 77531
(713) 748-3224 (713) 741-3001 6201 South Loop East Houston, TX 77087
(504) 832-5200 (504) 846-9363 2601 L & A Road, Suite 300 Metairie, LA 70001
(337) 626-0500 (337) 626-0504 2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur, LA 70663
(225) 677-7265 (225) 673-1966 37235 Commerce Ln. Prairieville, LA 70769
(409) 949-4000 (409) 949-4012 223 Main Street La Marque, TX 77568
(361) 485-0642 (361) 485-1208 1210 Sam Houston Dr. Victoria, TX 77901
(936) 337-7115 (866) 789-6896 3705 North Frazier St, Conroe, TX 77303
(432) 253-3648 (866) 670-4052 3909 S. County Rd. 1290 Odessa, TX 79765
(713) 748-6100 (713) 749-8415 1500 City West Blvd, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77042

Wholesale Electric Supply
Our Story

1949
Wholesale Electric Supply opens at 3821 McKinney Ave. Houston, Texas.
Wholesale Electric Supply Company of Houston, Inc. is founded.
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10,000 sq foot + 4,000 sq. ft metal building on the back lot with a gas pump on site for vehicles.

1957
4242 Gulf Freeway Building in Houston, Texas.
4242 Building
4242 1 300x186 1

 

30,000 sq. ft building, 4,000 sq. ft office with two trucks, 20 employees and material still moved by hand.

1974
4040 Gulf Freeway Building in Houston, Texas.
4040 Building
4040 800x420 1

Highway department told us to move, so 50 employees and a 50,000 sq ft building to call our new home. We also purchased our first forklift.

1979
CMMS System is created.
CMMS System
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Wholesale begins Construction Material Management System with Eastman Kodak job in Kingsport, TN.

1981
First Branch opens in Clute.
First Branch - Clute
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First branch is opened in Clute, Texas. 32nd Anniversary.

1986
ISO Certification received.
ISO Certification
ISO 1

 

First Electrical Distributor to receive the ISO Certification.

1986
Cable Management System created.
Cable Management System
Cable Magement 1 800x420 1

 

Wholesales Cable Management System is created.

1987
Second Branch opens in Deer Park.
Second Branch - Deer Park
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Second branch is opened in Deer Park, Texas.

1993
Third Branch opens in Beaumont.
Third Branch - Beaumont
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Third branch is opened in Beaumont, Texas.

1993
Fourth Branch - Construction Material Management System (CMMS).
Fourth Branch - CMMS
CMMS 800x420 1

 

Fourth branch is opened in Houston, Texas.

1994
Wholesale receives Green Light A.lly Award
Green Light Ally Award
Green Ally Award

 

Very First Electrical Distributor in the nation to receive the Green Light Ally Award.

1995
Fifth Branch opens in Sulphur.
Fifth Branch - Sulphur
2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur LA Richard McKellop 49 1024x683 800x420 1

 

Fifth branch is opened in Sulphur, Louisiana. 

1999
WBENC Certified.
WBENC
WBENC Logo

 

Wholesale Certified by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council.

2001
Sixth Branch opens in Baton Rouge.
Sixth Branch - Baton Rouge
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Sixth branch is opened in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

2002
Seventh Branch opens in Texas City.
Seventh Branch - Texas City
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Seventh branch is opened in Texas City Texas.

2004
Eighth Branch opens in Victoria.
Eighth Branch - Victoria
Victoria 800x420 1

 

Eighth branch is opened in Victoria, Texas.

2008
R&M Wholesale Electric opens in Dubai.
R&M Wholesale Electric - Dubai
Dubai 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens R&M Wholesale Electric in Dubai, UAE. (now closed)

2009
Wholesale Electric celebrates 60th Anniversary.
60th Anniversary
60 Anniversary Party

 

Wholesale celebrates 60 years in business at the Houston Club.

2010
CMMS opens in Australia.
CMMS - Australia
Australia 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens CMMS Australia in Gladstone, QLD.

2010
Ninth Branch opens in New Orleans.
Ninth Branch - New Orleans
New Orleans Metairie 800x420 1

 

Ninth branch is opened in Metairie, Louisiana.

2010
CMMS opens in Canada.
CMMS - Canada
Canada 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens CMMS Canada in Kitimat, BC.

2011
Tenth Branch opened in Lafayette.
Tenth Branch - Lafayette
Lafayette 800x420 1

Tenth branch is opened in Lafayette, Louisiana. (now closed)

2011
Passing of our Founder.
Passing of our Founder Clyde Rutland
Rutland 02
 
Born on March 18, 1919 in Lexington, TX, Clyde G. Rutland grew up in a modest railroad family in East Houston. He served as a First Sergeant in the Air Force in WWII. He was stationed in Kelly Field in San Antonio, and proudly served his country for two years in Guam and the Mariana Islands. He was a Deacon and Elder with Faith Community Church in Pearland, Texas.
2012
Passing of our Founder.
Passing of our Founder Marjorie Rutland
Mrs Rutland 06

 

Born February 18, 1922 to a railroad family in East Houston, Marjorie R. Rutland grew up near Clyde, and they attended the same church in 1940, on her parents’ wedding anniversary of February 20th, Marjorie wed Clyde and then together founded Wholesale Electric Supply Company. As a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and mentor to several employees at Wholesale Electric, Marjorie R. Rutland and cared for and instilled her good values in others and played an enormous role in making Wholesale Electric Supply Company a world-wide success.

2012
McKellop family purchases Wholesale Electric.
McKellop Family
McKellop 800x420 1

 

The McKellop family purchases all outstanding shares of Wholesale Electric Supply Co of Houston, Inc. ensuring the company will remain a family-owned independent distributor, following the wishes of the late founders. 

2013
New facility opens in Texas City.
New Texas City Building
223 Main St La Marque TX 77568 31 1024x682 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Texas City, Texas.

2013
CMMS opens in Iraq.
CMMS - Iraq
Iraq 800x420 1

Wholesale opens CMMS Iraq & partners with Siraj Naybur in Basrah, Iraq. (now closed)

2014
New facility opens in Victoria, Texas.
New Victoria Building
New Victoria 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Victoria, Texas.

2014
Eleventh Branch is opened in Pascagoula.
Eleventh Branch - Pascagoula
Pascagoula 800x420 1

Eleventh branch is opened in Pascagoula, Mississippi. (now closed)

2014
R & M Wholesale Electric opens in Abu Dhabi.
R & M Wholesale Electric - Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi 800x420 1

Wholesale opens R&M Electric in Abu Dhabi, UAE. (now closed)

2014
Wholesale Electric's 65th Anniversary.
65th Anniversary
65th

 

Wholesale celebrates 65 years in business at the NRG Center.

2015
New facility opens in Corpus Christi, Texas.
New Corpus Christi Building
Corpus 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Corpus Christi, Texas.

2015
Wholesale Electric - Asia
Wholesale Electric - Asia
Asia2 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens in Asia - Singapore, Philippines, and Thailand.

2015
Port Arthur building purchase.
Port Arthur Building
Port Arthur 800x420 1

 

Wholesale purchases the facility in Port Arthur, Texas.

2015
New Lafayette facility opened in Lafayette, Louisiana.
New Lafayette Building
New Lafayette 800x420 1

Wholesale opens new facility in Lafayette, Louisiana. (now closed)

2016
New CMMS facility opened in Houston, Texas.
New CMMS Building
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Wholesale opens new CMMS facility in Houston, Texas.

2016
Twelfth Branch is opened in Houston Northwest.
Twelfth Branch - Houston, Texas Northwest
Northwest 800x420 1

Twelfth branch is opened in Houston, Texas. (now closed)

2016
Thirteenth Branch is opened in Conroe, Texas.
Thirteenth Branch - Conroe
conroe 4 e1488554000283 1024x487 800x420 1

 

Thirteenth branch is opened in Conroe, Texas.

2016
Fourteenth branch is opened in Joliet, Illinois.
Fourteenth Branch - Joliet, Illinois
Joliet 800x420 1

Fourteenth branch is opened in Joliet, Illinois. (now closed)

2017
Fifteenth Branch is opened in Midland Odessa.
Fifteenth Branch - Midland Odessa
Midland 800x420 1

 

Fifteenth branch is opened in Midland, Texas.

2017
McKellop Charitable Foundation formed.
McKellop Charitable Foundation
MCF Flyer Banner e1659712725735 800x420 1

 

A nonprofit corporation (applying for 501 (c) (3) tax exempt status) serving the needs of our communities.

2019
Wholesale Electric's 70th Anniversary.
70th Anniversary
70th Anniversary Photos 2 800x420 1

 

Wholesale Electric Supply celebrates 70 years in business.

2020
New Midland Branch Facility.
New Midland Facility
5 1 800x420 1

 

Wholesale Electric Supply opens new Midland Facility.

2021
IDS Systems - WES signs agreements to own custom built software.
IDS Systems
cmms software 800x420 1

 

WES custom built software.

2022
Migrated from Outlook 2013 - 2017 to Microsoft 365.
Migrated to Microsoft 365
365

 

Migration complete January 2022.

2023
WES Corporate Offices moved to their new location in January 2023.
Corporate Offices Moved
City West Building

1500 City West Blvd, 9th Floor.

Wholesale Electric Supply
Our Story

1949
Wholesale Electric Supply opens at
3821 McKinney Ave. Houston, Texas.
Wholesale Electric Supply Company of Houston, Inc. is founded.
McKinney 300x174 1

 

10,000 sq foot + 4,000 sq. ft metal building on the back lot with a gas pump on site for vehicles.

1957
4242 Gulf Freeway Building in
Houston, Texas.
4242 Building
4242 1 300x186 1

 

30,000 sq. ft building, 4,000 sq. ft office with two trucks, 20 employees and material still moved by hand.

1974
4040 Gulf Freeway Building in
Houston, Texas.
4040 Building
4040 800x420 1

Highway department told us to move, so 50 employees and a 50,000 sq ft building to call our new home. We also purchased our first forklift.

1979
CMMS System is created.
CMMS System
cmms software 800x420 1

 

Wholesale begins Construction Material Management System with Eastman Kodak job in Kingsport, TN.

1981
First Branch opens in Clute.
First Branch - Clute
Clute 800x420 1

 

First branch is opened in Clute, Texas. 32nd Anniversary.

1986
ISO Certification received.
ISO Certification
ISO 1

 

First Electrical Distributor to receive the ISO Certification.

1987
Second Branch opens in Deer Park.
Second Branch - Deer Park
Deer Park 800x420 1

 

Second branch is opened in Deer Park, Texas.

1986
Cable Management System created.
Cable Management System
Cable Magement 1 800x420 1

 

Wholesales Cable Management System is created.

1993
Third Branch opens in Beaumont.
Third Branch - Beaumont
Beaumont 800x420 1

 

Third branch is opened in Beaumont, Texas.

1993
Fourth Branch - Construction
Material Management System (CMMS).
Fourth Branch - CMMS
CMMS 800x420 1

 

Fourth branch is opened in Houston, Texas.

1994
Wholesale receives Green Light
A.lly Award
Green Light Ally Award
Green Ally Award

 

Very First Electrical Distributor in the nation to receive the Green Light Ally Award.

1995
Fifth Branch opens in Sulphur.
Fifth Branch - Sulphur
2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur LA Richard McKellop 49 1024x683 800x420 1

 

Fifth branch is opened in Sulphur, Louisiana. 

1999
WBENC Certified.
WBENC
WBENC Logo

 

Wholesale Certified by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council.

2001
Sixth Branch opens in Baton Rouge.
Sixth Branch - Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge 800x420 1

 

Sixth branch is opened in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

2002
Seventh Branch opens in Texas City.
Seventh Branch - Texas City
Old Tx City building 800x420 1

 

Seventh branch is opened in Texas City Texas.

2004
Eighth Branch opens in Victoria.
Eighth Branch - Victoria
Victoria 800x420 1

 

Eighth branch is opened in Victoria, Texas.

2008
R&M Wholesale Electric opens in Dubai.
R&M Wholesale Electric - Dubai
Dubai 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens R&M Wholesale Electric in Dubai, UAE. (now closed)

2009
Wholesale Electric celebrates
60th Anniversary.
60th Anniversary
60 Anniversary Party

 

Wholesale celebrates 60 years in business at the Houston Club.

2010
CMMS opens in Australia.
CMMS - Australia
Australia 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens CMMS Australia in Gladstone, QLD.

2010
Ninth Branch opens in New Orleans.
Ninth Branch - New Orleans
New Orleans Metairie 800x420 1

 

Ninth branch is opened in Metairie, Louisiana.

2010
CMMS opens in Canada.
CMMS - Canada
Canada 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens CMMS Canada in Kitimat, BC.

2011
Tenth Branch opened in Lafayette.
Tenth Branch - Lafayette
Lafayette 800x420 1

Tenth branch is opened in Lafayette, Louisiana. (now closed)

2011
Passing of our Founder.
Passing of our Founder Clyde Rutland
Rutland 02
 
Born on March 18, 1919 in Lexington, TX, Clyde G. Rutland grew up in a modest railroad family in East Houston. He served as a First Sergeant in the Air Force in WWII. He was stationed in Kelly Field in San Antonio, and proudly served his country for two years in Guam and the Mariana Islands. He was a Deacon and Elder with Faith Community Church in Pearland, Texas.
2012
Passing of our Founder.
Passing of our Founder Marjorie Rutland
Mrs Rutland 06

 

Born February 18, 1922 to a railroad family in East Houston, Marjorie R. Rutland grew up near Clyde, and they attended the same church in 1940, on her parents’ wedding anniversary of February 20th, Marjorie wed Clyde and then together founded Wholesale Electric Supply Company. As a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and mentor to several employees at Wholesale Electric, Marjorie R. Rutland and cared for and instilled her good values in others and played an enormous role in making Wholesale Electric Supply Company a world-wide success.

2012
McKellop family purchases
Wholesale Electric.
McKellop Family
McKellop 800x420 1

 

The McKellop family purchases all outstanding shares of Wholesale Electric Supply Co of Houston, Inc. ensuring the company will remain a family-owned independent distributor, following the wishes of the late founders. 

2013
New facility opens in Texas City.
New Texas City Building
223 Main St La Marque TX 77568 31 1024x682 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Texas City, Texas.

2013
CMMS opens in Iraq.
CMMS - Iraq
Iraq 800x420 1

Wholesale opens CMMS Iraq & partners with Siraj Naybur in Basrah, Iraq. (now closed)

2014
New facility opens in Victoria, Texas.
New Victoria Building
New Victoria 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Victoria, Texas.

2014
Eleventh Branch is opened in Pascagoula.
Eleventh Branch - Pascagoula
Pascagoula 800x420 1

Eleventh branch is opened in Pascagoula, Mississippi. (now closed)

2014
R & M Wholesale Electric opens in
Abu Dhabi.
R & M Wholesale Electric - Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi 800x420 1

Wholesale opens R&M Electric in Abu Dhabi, UAE. (now closed)

2014
Wholesale Electric's 65th Anniversary.
65th Anniversary
65th

 

Wholesale celebrates 65 years in business at the NRG Center.

2015
New facility opens in
Corpus Christi, Texas.
New Corpus Christi Building
Corpus 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens new facility in Corpus Christi, Texas.

2015
Wholesale Electric - Asia
Wholesale Electric - Asia
Asia2 800x420 1

 

Wholesale opens in Asia - Singapore, Philippines, and Thailand.

2015
Port Arthur building purchase.
Port Arthur Building
Port Arthur 800x420 1

 

Wholesale purchases the facility in Port Arthur, Texas.

2015
New Lafayette facility opened in
Lafayette, Louisiana.
New Lafayette Building
New Lafayette 800x420 1

Wholesale opens new facility in Lafayette, Louisiana. (now closed)

2016
New CMMS facility opened in
Houston, Texas.
New CMMS Building
20171113 095405 1024x768 300x225 1

 

Wholesale opens new CMMS facility in Houston, Texas.

2016
Twelfth Branch is opened in
Houston Northwest.
Twelfth Branch - Houston, Texas Northwest
Northwest 800x420 1

Twelfth branch is opened in Houston, Texas. (now closed)

2016
Thirteenth Branch is opened in
Conroe, Texas.
Thirteenth Branch - Conroe
conroe 4 e1488554000283 1024x487 800x420 1

 

Thirteenth branch is opened in Conroe, Texas.

2016
Fourteenth branch is opened in
Joliet, Illinois.
Fourteenth Branch - Joliet, Illinois
Joliet 800x420 1

Fourteenth branch is opened in Joliet, Illinois. (now closed)

2017
Fifteenth Branch is opened in
Midland Odessa.
Fifteenth Branch - Midland Odessa
Midland 800x420 1

 

Fifteenth branch is opened in Midland, Texas.

2017
McKellop Charitable Foundation formed.
McKellop Charitable Foundation
MCF Flyer Banner e1659712725735 800x420 1

 

A nonprofit corporation (applying for 501 (c) (3) tax exempt status) serving the needs of our communities.

2019
Wholesale Electric's 70th Anniversary.
70th Anniversary
70th Anniversary Photos 2 800x420 1

 

Wholesale Electric Supply celebrates 70 years in business.

2020
New Midland Branch Facility.
New Midland Facility
5 1 800x420 1

 

Wholesale Electric Supply opens new Midland Facility.

2021
IDS Systems - WES signs agreements to
own custom built software.
IDS Systems
cmms software 800x420 1

 

WES custom built software.

2022
Migrated from Outlook
2013 - 2017 to Microsoft 365.
Migrated to Microsoft 365
365

 

Migration complete January 2022.

2023
WES Corporate Offices moved to
their new location in January 2023.
Corporate Offices Moved
City West Building

1500 City West Blvd, 9th Floor.