1945 Two employees of Corcoran Supply of Brockton, Massachusetts formed a relationship. Together, Walter Reardon and Howard Lynch purchased A.J. Laliberte Supply Co. in Attleboro….
1946 At the close of WWII, Walter Reardon and Howard Lynch founded the Reardon & Lynch Company in Attleboro.
1955 The company had become a major player in the Attleboro-Brockton trading locale.
1966 Lynch retired, selling his interest in the company to Walter’s son, John.
1978 Reardon acquired The Allen & Reed Company, an established Providence, Rhode Island supplier of industrial pipe, valves, and fittings.
1982 The acquisition of Thornley Supply Company expanded the company’s territory to include Pawtucket and Peacedale. Ten years later, Reardon purchased the plumbing and heating…