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Deschenes Group Inc. acquires Matériaux de Plomberie PMF and PMF Plumbing Supplies Toronto

 

Montreal – Tuesday, September 7, 2021 – Deschenes Group Inc. (“DGI”) proudly announces the acquisition of Matériaux de Plomberie PMF and PMF Plumbing Supplies Toronto (“PMF”) effective September 1, 2021.

 

PMF is an independent wholesaler of luxury brand plumbing products. The company serves the professional trade and retail markets in the provinces of Quebec and Ontario from their two locations in Montreal and Mississauga. A long tenured, knowledgeable and talented team of people support the business in both provinces.

 

Moving forward, both companies will continue to operate in their current structures with Matériaux de Plomberie PMF, under the leadership of Peter Malo, and PMF Plumbing Supplies Toronto, under the leadership of Remo Cardinale.

 

François Deschênes, President and CEO of DGI, stated: “This acquisition offers us the opportunity to expand our luxury plumbing products offering through the PMF brand and welcome a talented and knowledgeable group of people who are passionate about their business.”

 

Peter Malo, President of PMF stated: “We are thrilled for the people of PMF to join an organization that shares our culture and will provide the support required to continue to grow the company in the future.”

 

About Deschenes Group Inc.

Deschenes Group Inc., founded in 1940, is a private family-owned company based in Montreal. DGI, the largest Canadian-owned company in its sector of activity, is a leading wholesale distributor to the plumbing & heating, waterworks, electrical, fire protection, HCAC/R, control and measurement equipment, automation, and auto parts markets. It operates approx. 190 sales points throughout Canada, including 19 plumbing retail stores in Quebec and Ontario, and 12 sales points in the United States. DGI is a member of the marketing/buying groups AD Canada Plumbing and Heating and AD Canada Electrical. Since 2009, DGI is recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

 

About PMF

PMF Supplies is an independent privately owned wholesaler of luxury brand plumbing products serving the professional trade and retail markets. It is headquartered in Montreal and consists of two companies: Matériaux de Plomberie PMF, founded in 1987, with one location in Montreal, and PMF Plumbing Supplies Toronto, founded in 1993, with one location in Mississauga. PMF is a member of the marketing/buying group AD Canada Plumbing and Heating. For more information, please visit: montreal.plomberiepmf.com and pmfplumbing.com

 

For information:

 

François Deschenes

President & CEO

Deschenes Group Inc.

514-253-3110

fdeschenes@groupedeschenes.com

 

Marc Lapierre

Vice President Finances & Administration

Deschenes Group Inc.

514-253-3110

mlapierre@groupedeschenes.com

 

Peter Malo

President

Matériaux de Plomberie PMF

PMF Plumbing Supplies Toronto

514-484-8002

peter@plomberiepmf.com

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