New Acquisition Joins Genuine Cable Group and EIS
Genuine Cable Group
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Communications Products and Services (CPS) Acquired by EIS
October 4, 2016
EIS, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC), has acquired Communications Products and Services (CPS), headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
CPS is a leading distributor of outside plant product solutions for both aerial and underground broadband cable and wireless network infrastructure. CPS primarily services the western USA from their single location in Englewood, Colorado.
Bob Thomas, Chief Executive Officer of EIS, said, “We are very pleased to bring Communications Products and Services into our Genuine Cable Group and the EIS family. CPS is one of the most successful distributors in the markets they serve and their team has built a great regional business since their founding in 1986. This acquisition will strengthen our business in the west and is a very important business building opportunity for the Genuine Cable Group and EIS”.