Sexton Group joins Octo buying group

Sexton Group Ltd. has become the latest member of Octo Purchasing Group, the Montreal-based hardlines, electrical, and plumbing buying group. The arrangement will begin Jan. 1, 2025. In a release, the companies stated that the deal “unites two Canadian-founded entities dedicated to supporting their independent members through the robust industry relationships they have cultivated.”

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