Recent Blog Posts

Thomas & Betts is Now ABB Installation Products

We are dedicated to supplying the industry’s best products from manufacturers who share our commitment to quality and service. For many years, French Gerleman has been proud to partner with Thomas & Betts for a variety of components for your electrical needs, including conduit, connectors, covers, terminals, and many other similar products. Today, the firm […]

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The 2018 Tariffs & the Impact on Your Business

For the last several months, talk of tariffs has been ever-present in the news, and perhaps even in your business. In simple terms, a tariff is an additional fee imposed on goods which are imported into the United States. Earlier this year, tariffs were put in place for a variety of raw materials and finished […]

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Rockwell Automation Wins Gray Market Import Case

Sourcing products from unauthorized channels brings risks.  See Rockwell Automation’s press release for more information on a recent case and why it is important to buy new, warranted products from authorized distributors.  If you have any questions, please contact your French Gerleman account manager. French Gerleman has authorization to distribute Allen-Bradley, Rockwell Software and Rockwell […]

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Product Spotlight: LUTZE SUPERFLEX® Cables

LUTZE Inc. is a manufacturer of wire and cable for industrial automation. As one of the first suppliers of continuous flexing cables worldwide, they continue to lead the industry with their LUTZE SUPERFLEX® cables. These cables set industry standards for reliability, durability and flexibility and set the bar in longevity for use in continuous motion […]

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Keeping Your Hands Safe on the Job

A safety glove’s design can help prevent hazards including cuts, chemical burns, abrasion, crushing or contact with bio-hazards.  No matter what kind of work you do, you must be equipped with the appropriate tools to help you efficiently and safely perform your job. Safety Gloves Can Protect You from Hazards Safety gloves can protect you […]

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Gain Efficiencies & Trim Costs with Mobile Inventory Management

Organization is very important on job sites. Convenient access to materials allows your electricians to stay on task and make better use of their time. Good inventory management can help your business run smoothly, both at your main location and at job sites. Here at French Gerleman, we provide a variety options to manage mobile […]

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Dialight Vigilant LED High Bay

Product Spotlight: Dialight’s Vigilant LED High Bays

There’s a reason Dialight high bays are the world’s most widely-installed LED high bay. Dialight’s Vigilant LED High Bays are ultra-high-efficiency, corrosion resistant, and ideal for the toughest environments. LEDs are known for their efficiency, but not all are resilient enough for heavy industry. The Vigilant LED High Bay is incredibly durable, and ideal for […]

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Get Ready for the Future with the GenSPEED® 10 MTP Category 6A Cable

General Cable is committed to providing innovative products that go above and beyond. Recently they introduced GenSPEED® 10 MTP Category 6A cable, the industry’s smallest diameter Cat 6A cable. GenSPEED 10 MTP is an unshielded twisted pair that performs like a shielded or foiled twisted pair due to the MTP technology with Mosaic Crossblock, a segmented metallic […]

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Does Your Facility Meet OSHA Standards for Workplace Emergency Alarm Systems?

Employee safety has evolved and improved over the years.  A century ago there were numerous recorded incidents of workplace injuries and deaths.  Enacted in 1970, the Occupational Safety and Health Act defined employers’ responsibility to maintain a safe workplace.  Today, one way an employer can provide a safe environment is with employee alarm systems to […]

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Why Corrosion Protection is Important for Your Facility

Corrosion can eat away at more than just your equipment. Even if the component affected is small, it can halt productivity and cause huge losses. How can you protect your facility and electrical equipment?

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