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nVent Introduces New Agents, Expands Alliances to Improve Customer Experience in North America

LONDON - April 18, 2024 - nVent Electric plc (NYSE:NVT) (“nVent”), a global leader in electrical connection and protection solutions, today announced the completion of more than 60 agent changes in North America to serve nVent Electrical & Fastening Solutions segment customers. These changes will leverage relationships with agents that can provide customers with a single point of access to a wider range of nVent solutions for their projects. In addition to nVent CADDY, ERICO, ERIFLEX and LENTON products, customers can use their new agents to access additional electrical and fastening solutions from the nVent GARDNER BENDER and ILSCO brands, as well as enclosure solutions from the nVent HOFFMAN brand.   

“Our customers rely on nVent Electrical & Fastening Solutions products to enhance end-user safety, reduce installation time and bring resiliency to critical systems,” says Keith Semrau, nVent vice president of commercial operations. “Electrification, digitalization and sustainability are changing our world, and our customers need to be able to quickly scale their projects with these objectives in mind when they serve their own customers. Now they can work with a single agent to access a wider range of nVent’s solutions, which will help them operate more efficiently, drive safety, and connect and protect critical systems.” 

As part of the changes to improve the customer experience, nVent significantly expanded its alliances with three existing agents: 

JD Martin Company, Inc. 

JD Martin Company is a dedicated electrical manufacturer's representative with more than 50 years of experience selling electrical products through qualified electrical distributor channels. As one of the most reputable multiple line reps in the market, JD Martin works diligently to meet and exceed the electrical product needs and expectations in the various markets it serves. JD Martin provides superior customer service and offers a broad array of relevant, time-saving products. 

Nelson & Associates 

Nelson & Associates is one of the largest electrical manufacturer sales representatives in the southwestern United States. Nelson & Associates has provided quality products, services and value to electrical manufacturers, distributors, contractors, and end users for more than 45 years. Its line card of premier electrical and datacom manufacturers provides the marketplace with innovative commercial and industrial solutions and services. 

Ewing-Foley, Inc. 

Ewing-Foley, Inc. is one of the premier manufacturers’ representative firms in the western United States. The company provides complete sales and marketing services to the electronic (component, semiconductor and packaging), electrical (industrial, commercial and construction) and networking (public and private markets) industries. Ewing-Foley has enjoyed steady growth throughout its fifty-year history. Its goal is to offer an unparalleled level of service to its customers, distributors and principals. 

About nVent 

nVent is a leading global provider of electrical connection and protection solutions. We believe our inventive electrical solutions enable safer systems and ensure a more secure world. We design, manufacture, market, install and service high performance products and solutions that connect and protect some of the world's most sensitive equipment, buildings and critical processes. We offer a comprehensive range of enclosures, electrical connections and fastening and thermal management solutions across industry-leading brands that are recognized globally for quality, reliability and innovation. Our principal office is in London and our management office is in the United States in Minneapolis. Our robust portfolio of leading electrical product brands dates back more than 100 years and includes nVent CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, ILSCO, RAYCHEM and SCHROFF. Learn more at   

nVent, CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, ILSCO, RAYCHEM and SCHROFF are trademarks owned or licensed by nVent Services GmbH or its affiliates. 

Media Contact 
Stacey Wempen 
Director, External Communications  
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