La PORTE — City Electric Supply, an electrical wholesale distributor headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has announced the opening of its 500th branch location in La Porte.

According to CES, the company has been paving the way through many towns across the country since opening the first branch in the United States in 1983. In the year 2000, CES had 100 stores nationwide, and in just under 20 years, the wholesale distributor was able to add 400 more. CES said the latest branch opening is a milestone for the company’s aggressive growth initiative. 

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