We’ll help you get exactly the product you need at exactly the right time
When it comes to choosing electrical, lighting, automation, power transmission and data communication products the options can be overwhelming. That’s where Van Meter Inc.’s product specialists come in. They are experts who identify the right product at the right price to perfectly fit your needs.
Concerned about our selection and variety? We stock more than 27,000 different parts and can easily access more than 2.1 million parts across the U.S. So, we give our customers the best of both worlds: a limitless product selection and helpful local service.
Van Meter has an outstanding reputation for getting products to you at exactly the right time. Our convenient locations, will-call pick-up counter and overnight delivery service ensure quick turnaround on virtually any order. Learn more about our distribution services.
Our product categories
Electrical – We offer an extensive array of electrical products that are supported by experienced specialists, including lighting, automation, commodities, gear, wire and enclosures. Thanks to our local inventory, product specialists and efficient shipping options, our customers can expect fast and simple solutions.
Lighting – The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that lighting accounts for about 40% of electricity consumption in commercial buildings. Van Meter has an extensive line of lighting products and knowledgeable, experienced lighting specialists to help you save money while reducing energy consumption. Our lighting specialists help you choose the right type and amount of light for your unique needs, while staying up-to-date on the latest legislation and most efficient products.
Power Transmission – Van Meter offers a complete line of power transmission products for all of your mechanical needs. This was recently strengthened with our acquisition of IDC-USA. The power of our vendor partnerships, along with our team of specialists who have extensive field application and industry experience, provide you with the expertise needed for a total solution.
DataComm – Van Meter’s DataComm division provides a complete solution for your structured cabling, CCTV, audio/visual, outside plant, network design, plant floor and many other applications. With our dedicated, experienced specialists and in-stock inventory of more than 200 top-tier manufacturers’ products, we can assist you in finding multiple solutions to your data communication needs.
Automation – With the Van Meter automation team, you’ll find a consistent and high level of technical experience and service. Our expert team provides consultative sales and support based on trust and a singular focus: your success. We excel in industrial controls, safety, sensors, industrial network connectivity, variable frequency drives, programmable logic controllers, human machine interfaces, motion control and information solutions software and services.
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