Welcome To Crawford Electric Online: About Us: About Crawford
Home > About Crawford

About Crawford

Our Story

In 1990 Crawford Electric Supply opened its first store in Dallas, Texas and began a tradition of excellence. Within five years of opening, the store was ranked #1 in the twin city market. Crawford has grown from one location and six associates to 30 locations across Texas and Louisiana and more than 750 associates. Over the last 25 years, Crawford Electric has lived up to, and exceeded, its motto of "Whatever it Takes!"

Our team is dedicated to serving the commercial, industrial and residential markets. In addition, we have specialists for safety and power tools as well as energy savings experts.

Crawford is a subsidiary of Sonepar USA. In 2007, we joined 12 other electrical distributors to make up the Sonepar USA family which is the number one electrical distributor in the United States.

Mission Statement

Every day, by our commitment to faith, family and Crawford, continue to create a standard of excellence in all endeavors. We make ourselves different by recruiting and growing people to be their best. We maintain respected vendor relationships through a purposeful commitment to inventory. We ensure sustainable growth, financial health, and loyalty from associates and vendors by being sales driven through defined core values.

Core Values

  • PASSION - sustains and heightens daily on the job commitment
  • PEOPLE - the key to business growth
  • FINANCIAL HEALTH - keeps us free and independent
  • RESPECT - the foundation of all relationships between coworkers, customers and manufacturers
  • FUTURE - seizing opportunities for continued growth and lasting development
  • EXCELLENCE - both a challenge and incentive for us to continuously improve
  • COMMUNITY - good partners supporting the people we serve

About Sonepar USA

Sonepar USA is made up of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors. Sonepar USA is part of Sonepar group, a global leader in electrical material distribution. Entering the US in 1998, Sonepar USA has seen dramatic growth over the years due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar USA has 16 companies operating throughout the United States.