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Helpful Resources & Information for COVID-19

Keeping your workforce healthy in today’s environment is a top priority for employers. The news is changing by the minute and new guidelines are being updated each week as the spread of COVID-19 reaches more places and affects more people. It can be overwhelming to stay abreast of the updates as they occur. At French […]

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Working Remotely? Stay Connected & Informed with French Gerleman.

We are all adjusting to a new normal, which includes working remotely and social distancing. But with French Gerleman on your side, you’re still connected to all of the products, support and education you need. At French Gerleman we take pride in our strong relationships with our customers and our commitment to meeting your needs […]

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Sales Counter Procedure Change

Updated Sales Counter Procedures in Response To COVID-19

With recent announcements from state and local officials in the regions we operate, we want to assure you that French Gerleman is committed to safely and responsibly supporting our customers’ ability to provide essential services in our communities. Beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, our Sales Counters will begin Will Call Curbside pick-up only.  Of course, […]

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French Gerleman's Ongoing Response to COVID-19

Our Ongoing Response to COVID-19

French Gerleman’s management team continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and CDC recommendations.  We are in contact with key suppliers to address potential disruptions in availability.  Of course, the likelihood varies by manufacturer and country of origin, but at this point, there are still few predicting significant challenges.  Such statements are accessible by your […]

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Mobile App Features: My Product Groups & eQuote

French Gerleman’s mobile app focuses on providing speed, convenience and mobility. The app has many features that personalize your experience so you can quickly find the product you are seeking. MY PRODUCT GROUPS If you consistently order the same products from French Gerleman, you can group them together to make them easier to locate and […]

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Your One-Stop Shop for Power Transmission Products, Service & Repair

You may know us well as the regional source for automation, electrical supplies and more, but did you know that French Gerleman began as a motor rewind shop? It all started in 1914, when French Gerleman founder Albert O. French, Sr. opened a motor repair shop in downtown St. Louis. In 1923, French Gerleman was […]

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Message Regarding COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Message

French Gerleman’s employees are routinely asked what our planned response is to the COVID-19 threat.  We recognize that you, like us, have businesses to continue operating – businesses that rely on our local inventory and technical support.  For that reason, we have no plans to discontinue or otherwise interrupt operations. I’m pleased to report that […]

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Buy Online from French Gerleman

Increase Your Purchasing Efficiency with French Gerleman’s Procurement PunchOut

French Gerleman offers PunchOut enabled catalogs. What is a PunchOut? In simple terms, it automates ordering directly from an internal procurement system while delivering a modern shopping experience.  PunchOut allows customers to find and select products while its connection fills in the information necessary to create a purchase order. It links the buyer’s procurement system […]

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Product Recognition App

Quick Fuse Identification with the Mersen Product Recognition App

When you’re on a jobsite, being able to access the information you need quickly and easily can keep a project running smoothly. With all the technology we have readily on hand, it’s becoming increasingly simple to do, and French Gerleman is on the forefront of helping you leverage mobile apps to streamline your jobsite operations. […]

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First Aid Kit Inventory Management – Made Easy!

Replenishing your First Aid Kit Shouldn’t Create a Headache First aid kits are something every facility has, but we don’t necessarily think about them very often. At least, we try not to, because that means we haven’t needed to use them. But it’s important to keep your first aid kits up-to-date and filled. In an […]

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