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7 Ways French Gerleman Makes Online Ordering Easy & Efficient

Your closest French Gerleman branch location could be as near as your phone or computer. We offer a variety of website features and enhancements that make doing business online with French Gerleman easy and convenient.  In this article, we will review seven time-saving options that are currently available to you online. 1. Voice Activated Search […]

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Automation Fair at Home

The Most Popular Sessions at Automation Fair® At Home 2020

Last month we wrote a blog post detailing our team’s picks for the best and most informative Product & Technology sessions at the 2020 virtual Automation Fair® At Home event, hosted by Rockwell Automation. There was no shortage of topics covered at this digital event, so today we’re going to help you prioritize by sharing […]

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Hoffman universal free stand electrical enclosure

Protect Your Equipment and Employees with Universal Free-Stand Enclosures from nVent HOFFMAN

With more than 75 years of industrial enclosure expertise, nVent HOFFMAN has paved the way as a leading manufacturer of systems designed to safely and reliably protect electronic controls and mission-critical electrical systems. And they’ve done it again with the new Universal Free-Stand enclosure product line. nVent HOFFMAN Universal Free-Stand Enclosure Benefits nVent HOFFMAN’s Universal […]

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French Gerleman Wishes You a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

As we prepare to celebrate Christmas and the dawn of 2021, we want to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s to expect the unexpected. We are incredibly appreciative to our loyal customers who have continued to […]

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Automation Fair at Home from Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation’s Automation Fair® At Home Event: Product & Technology Session Highlights

In a year when we’ve adapted to new ways of doing things, Rockwell Automation’s annual Automation Fair event followed suit. This year’s event, billed as Automation Fair At Home, was an entirely digital five-day experience with over 39,000 participants worldwide. Originally planned as a live event in Anaheim, California, Rockwell successfully pivoted for 2020 due […]

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Southwire SIMpull Solutions® Maximize Safety, Productivity & Reliability in Industrial Cable Installation

As the operating climate for electrical contractors has become more competitive, many in the industry are looking for new avenues to win bids and maximize profitability. With wire, cable, and conduit installation accounting for roughly 40% of all the material and labor budget on a typical project, any efficiencies that can be gained go a […]

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Get Ready for Winter with French Gerleman

The days have gotten shorter and the temperatures are starting to fall. If you are like many facility, safety or property managers, you’ve started thinking about the things you need to put in place to get ready for the new season. The great news is that you are not alone! The French Gerleman team is […]

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End-to-End Automation & Power Transmission Solutions

The world of manufacturing today looks a lot different than it did when French Gerleman was founded in 1923. In many ways, so do we. We have grown to provide innovative, end-to-end automation and power transmission solutions for our industrial customers. What are the advantages of working with a single-source provider for your automation and […]

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Finding the Right Glove for the Job: The Basics of Hand Safety Ratings

Nearly everything that’s been invented, built, or written exists because of human hands. When you consider how important hands are, on both an individual and societal scale, keeping them protected is a paramount concern. Hand protection, specifically through the use of gloves, is critical in today’s manufacturing world. It can be a cost-effective way to […]

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New Technology Makes UV Disinfection Safer & More Effective

Lighting professionals have always played a role in workplace safety. But thanks to new advances in UV technology, lighting experts will soon have an opportunity to make the world a safer place to live and work. With the right technology and application, UV disinfection can target a broad range of pathogens, including both bacteria and […]

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