Wallbox accelerates Partnership with Sonepar, the World's Largest Electrical Distribution Network
14 November 2023
Wallbox, a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging and energy management solutions worldwide is accelerating its partnership with Sonepar, the world’s leading B-to-B distributor of electrical products, solutions, and related services with a footprint spanning 40 countries, by closing their ninth local partnership with Elektroskandia Sverige, a Sonepar Company, in Sweden.
This partnership advances the energy transition by granting installers access to cutting-edge, user-friendly, and efficient charging solutions. The EV charging market is on an electrifying trajectory, with growth figures reshaping the transportation landscape. Sonepar and Wallbox established their partnership in 2022, and their joint efforts have since resulted in growth into multiple countries, including the USA, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, France, Canada, Austria, and the Netherlands.
Equipped with Wallbox’s extensive portfolio of AC and DC electric vehicle charging and energy management solutions for residential, commercial, and public segments - areas where Sonepar is continuing to grow - the Group is enabling its customer base to provide end-users with the necessary tools to deliver a best-in-class EV charging experience, monitor energy consumption, save costs, and operate in a more sustainable manner.
Artur Puzinas, International Market Director, Sonepar stated, “Sonepar is uniquely positioned at the heart of the electrical ecosystem, where transport plays a pivotal role in accelerating the energy transition. Collaborating with eMobility experts like Wallbox is paramount to driving this change. We believe that Wallbox is aligned with the Group's ambitious and strategic goal of becoming a key industry player, supporting an agile and innovative energy transition.”
Douglas Alfaro, Chief Business Officer at Wallbox stated, “There are a number of synergies between our two companies including our shared global presence. Installers are key to the EV transition, and in many markets play a crucial role in customers' decision-making process. We are excited to continue to expand our partnership with Sonepar to offer installers smart and efficient charging solutions.”
Sonepar and Wallbox are committed to driving innovation and sustainability within the electrical industry. Together, the companies are well-positioned to help enable a greener and more sustainable future for all.