June 22, 2018
Noble held its 25th Anniversary customer appreciation BBQ and tradeshow June 22 at its head office on Jane Street in Toronto, ON. The event attracted about 1000 contractors and other Noble customers. Jim Anderson, Noble’s general manager, along with local politicians were on hand, as was NHL Hockey Hall of Fame star Doug Gilmor. Attendees lined up in droves to get an autograph and have a photo op with the two-time All Star.
Highlights of the event included a cheque presentation to George Brown College for Trades Student Scholarships, vendor exhibits and draws.
|1993||Noble Plumbing Supplies opens in Toronto.|
|1998||Noble merges with Trade Plumbing Supply to become Noble Trade.|
|2005||Noble Trade opens branches in Kingston, Oakville, Hamilton and St. Catharines.|
|2007||RONA Inc acquires Noble Trade; giving the company more support to continuing growth and expansion.|
|2008||Noble Trade acquires the assets of Best-Mar Plumbing and Heating Supplies, expanding the branch network into Brockville, Cornwall and Ottawa.|
|2009||Noble Trade expands its Distribution Centre in Concord, Ontario from 144,000 sq. ft. to 328,000 sq. ft.|
|2010||As the company continues to expand beyond wholesale plumbing, Noble Trade is re-branded as Noble.|
Noble enters the Quebec market by acquiring the assets of Plomberie Payette & Perrault and Groupe LGC, adding two luxury retail showrooms and a retail distribution centre, as well as a wholesale warehouse, all in the greater Montreal area.
Noble enters the western market by acquiring the assets of MPH Supply Limited specializing in the distribution of plumbing products. The acquisition also included related company Better Bathrooms Ltd, a retail outlet specialized in sales of finishing plumbing products.
Noble acquires Don Park, a leading manufacturer and distributor of metal fabrication and fire protection products. This expands the company’s HVAC offerings exponentially.
|2011||Noble opens a new 100,000 sq.ft. Distribution Centre in British Columbia to better serve the Western Market.|
|2012||Noble further expands by opening a new Building Maintenance division that provides products and solutions required to maintain, repair, renovate, and retrofit most residential and commercial properties.|
Noble opens a new 60,000 sq. ft. Distribution Centre in Ottawa to service growing business in eastern Ontario.
|2013||Noble celebrates 20 years in business.|
Noble inaugurates the “Noble Futures” Award Scholarships at George Brown College.
Noble is purchased by a subsidiary of Talisker Plumbing Corporation.
|2014||Noble opens a new branch in East York.|
|2015||Noble expands operations in the London market by opening a second branch location.|
|2016||Noble opens a second Mississauga branch to service customers in the area of Mississauga South.|
|2017||Noble opens branches in Richmond Hill, Woodstock and Cobourg.|
|2018||Noble celebrates 25 years in business.|