About Crawford

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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 25 locations across Texas and Louisiana and more than 650 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 an independent, family-owned company with global market leadership in the B-to-B distribution of electrical, industrial and safety products, services and solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately-held electrical distributor. Sonepar entered the US in 1998 and has continued to grow due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar USA is represented by 14 locally-managed operating companies with over 700 locations nationwide. For more information, visit soneparusa.com.

About The Sonepar Group

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Assisting customers in a wide range of markets and drawing on the skill and passion of its 46,000 associates, Sonepar has sales of €22.4 billion (as of December 31, 2018). Through a dense network of 170 operating companies spanning 44 countries and 5 continents, and the digital solutions developed, the Sonepar Group delivers greater service and enhanced customer relations every day. Sonepar’s ambition is to become “La Référence” - the standard-setter for all its stakeholders. For more information, visit sonepar.com.

Sonepar Code of Conduct

"Compliance is everyone's responsibility at Sonepar, every day in everything we do."

- Philippe Delpech, CEO of Sonepar