• Josh Veblen


Updated: Aug 23, 2018

Duarte, California, Aug 22, 2018 – STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AT WORK: Alco Building Solutions, Inc. (ABS) announced this morning that it has entered into contract to implement exterior LED lighting and lighting controls upgrades in 28 CVS Pharmacy locations in the greater Southern California region later this summer. The roll-out of these project’s will begin in early September 2018 and are expected to be complete by mid-November of this year. ABS has collaborated with Wesco Distributions - National Retail Group to secure this work and has been busy launching a number of pre-construction activities in anticipation of this roll-out.

ABS President Allan Cook was quoted as saying, “We’re honored to be given a chance to serve our clients, partners, and community in this capacity. Our team is committed to performing excellent work and doing that in a manner that positively impacts everyone around us! Time to get busy!”

Chris Tracy, with Wesco National Retail Group said “We appreciate ABS getting engaged with us on this project. Thanks to ABS and their team! We are excited about our partnership with such a great group of people.”

These project’s at CVS Pharmacy California locations are part of a larger phased rollout that has been in existence since 2015. CVS Health, the parent company to CVS Pharmacy, intends to complete installing LED lighting for all its retail locations by 2021. To date, CVS Health has achieved more than $30 million dollars in cumulative savings and has touted an impressive 26% reduction in carbon intensity when compared to 2010 baseline information. CVS Health has many initiatives at work, which align with the firms “Environmental Commitment and Climate Change Policy Statements”.

About Alco Building Solutions, Inc.

Founded in 1995, Alco Building Solutions (ABS) has built a reputation with a customer-centric mentality, and with our commitment to excellent craftsmanship. As a licensed General B (Construction) Contractor, C-10 (Electrical) Contractor, and Certified Small Business Enterprise (SBE) in the State of California, ABS offers a full suite of solutions to meet the needs of our diverse client base.

ABS is a recognized leader in the building, operation and maintenance of infrastructure including applications such as : federal, municipal, airports, education, commercial office buildings and industrial sites, as well as a wide range of technical infrastructure.

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