BayWa r.e. and Beacon Solar distribution divisions combine forces through acquisition
Renewable Energy Developer and Distributor BayWa re has acquired Beacon Solar, the solar distribution division of Beacon, the largest publicly traded distributor of roofing materials in the United States.
Beacon Solar will be fully integrated into BayWare Solar Systems, the US solar distribution company. The addition of the Beacon Solar network will increase the number of BayWa re-warehouses from six to 16, shortening delivery times in many parts of the country, including many key US solar markets, and represents a platform for continued growth. from BayWare. The company’s line map will expand to include Beacon’s key relationships with solar suppliers, and BayWare’s team will also expand, enabling higher service levels in many regions. In the coming months, Beacon and BayWa plan to explore further collaborations to expand customer choice and offer solar and roofing products nationwide.
“The Beacon culture has a lot in common with BayWa re’s – a team spirit, entrepreneurial spirit and focus on customer service excellence,” said Boaz Soifer, Regional Director Solar Trade at BayWa re. “The expansion of our footprint and team, new product offerings, and the ability to sell solar energy and roofing equipment to our network expands our ability to provide our customers with clean energy and home improvement solutions, further establishing us as the market leader in the American solar distribution.”
“BayWare is one of the most respected brands in the clean energy industry. I am confident that they will take what we started at Beacon Solar to the next level,” said Julian Francis, President and CEO of Beacon. “The BayWa re team is uniquely located to provide the best service to our solar customers and the best opportunities for Beacon Solar employees.”
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