The private equity firm Sycamore Partners is looking to add the office supply chain to its portfolio of retailers.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
AUGUST 18, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - DIVERSIFIED ELECTRICAL SUPPLY
2014 - DIVERSIFIED SUPPLY INC.
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