M-WERC member feature on Gross Automation
Over the past 25 years, Gross Automation has grown to become a premier value-added distributor of best-in-class industrial automation and electrical control components, panels and systems.
They help OEMs, systems integrators and all types of manufacturers increase their productivity, lower costs and grow profits through proven applications of industrial automation and electrical control technologies.
Over 100,000 customers have come to trust the company to provide the parts and components they need to produce their products or run their facilities. Founded by Bob Gross, an engineer himself, R. J. Gross and Associates, Inc. was incorporated on August 3rd, 1990. His team moved into distribution in late 1991. From there, beginning in a small 400 square foot facility on Milwaukee's northwest side, the business has grown into its current 38,000 square foot headquarters in Brookfield.
Their mission is "Advancing the Art in Delivering Automation" and with the help of their 25 dedicated employees, they are excited about the potential growth.