Legrand's Acquisition of Lastar, Inc. Complete
Quiktron and C2G brands now become part of Legrand's Data Communications Division
WEST HARTFORD, Conn., March 18, 2014 – Legrand, a global leader in electrical and data network infrastructure solutions, today announced it has completed its acquisition of Lastar, Inc. which now becomes part of Legrand’s Data Communications Division.
Legrand’s acquisition of Lastar and its Quiktron and C2G brands provides customers with complete and fully integrated end-to-end solutions as well as access to new solutions. In addition, the acquisition strengthens Legrand’s position and capabilities in the data communications, IT, and A/V channels.
To learn more about Legrand visit: www.legrand.us. To Learn more about Lastar, Incorporated, visit: www.lastar.com.
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Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value and acquisitions are prime vectors for growth. Legrand reported sales of close to $5.8 billion in 2012. Legrand has a strong presence in the North American market, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, NuVo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Vantage, WattStopper and Wiremold. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.us
C2G is a division of Lastar, Inc., a global leader in IT, A/V, and datacom cabling and connectivity solutions since 1984. C2G delivers connectivity solutions renowned for superior quality, value, and innovation and are backed by their uncompromising commitment to customer service. C2G is best known for being the cabling and connectivity supplier of choice for industry leading technology resellers and distributors and has operations across North America, EMEA, and Asia. For more information regarding C2G, visit www.c2g.com.
Quiktron is a leading manufacturer of fiber optic and cable assemblies for the datacom and telecommunications industries since 1992.The company partners with prominent distributors that offer a full line of data and communications products. With facilities in Albia, Iowa and Hickory, North Carolina, Quiktron provides custom manufacturing of fiber and copper interconnects as well as the distribution of more than 3,000 core items. www.quiktron.com