WESCO Partners with SmartElectrical


SmartElectrical, Seattle, recently launched and fully integrated WESCO Distribution into the SmartElectrical Materials Purchasing Marketplace. The company integrated with WESCO's back-end infrastructure, allowing electrical contractors to check real-time pricing and availability of WESCO products, and order them — all over the Internet.

Stanley Tools Go to Wholesale Channel


The Stanley Works, New Britain, Conn., will introduce the Stanley hand tool product offering to the electrical wholesaling channel. The program will provide measuring, electronic measuring, layout, cutting, and fastening tools (among others) to the channel. The company is working with 38 professional sales agencies within seven North American regions to introduce the tools to the wholesaling channel.

E-Interviewing Site Now Available


Employers in the electrical industry looking to streamline the hiring process now have the option to “interview” potential employees online. Fitability for Employers, www.fitability.com, allows employers to sift through electrical résumés by selecting from more than 750 interview templates and creating interview questions tailored to the electrical industry.