Advance’s distribution center is located less than 3 miles west of the Chicago loop near the Eisenhower and Kennedy expressways. Our location enables us to quickly service large downtown projects.  We pride ourselves on providing a premier customer experience through timely deliveries and the inventory to fulfill your orders immediately.

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Advance Electrical Supply is your source for the highest quality products and services.  Advance develops unique relationships with its clients to better understand their needs and creates solutions specifically designed to meet those needs.  We consistently look for innovative ways to save you time and money to increase the profitability of your projects.

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Advance is dedicated to serving others in the community. Through monetary donations and community service projects, team members help our neighbors in need. This past quarter, Advance shipped food to Puerto Rico, clothes to Houston, and spent an afternoon at PAWS of Chicago.

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about us

Advance Electrical Supply has been Chicago’s premier electrical solution since 1945. Exclusively servicing the Chicago market, Advance has flourished over the years by obtaining quality vendors and building long-lasting customer relationships. Privately owned, Advance’s growth has been attributed to its ability to quickly adapt to ever-changing markets and customer needs.

Headquartered less 3 miles west of the Chicago loop. Our location enables us to closely service large downtown projects. We pride ourselves on creating a premier customer experience through quick response times, high fill rates, and timely deliveries.

Our advanced logistic system, large centralized inventory, 12 delivery vehicles, and our dedicated technical team allows us to meet any need.

Advance was purchased by Michael Mayworm and Aaron Hughes in May of 2015.  The new owners are looking to build upon the strong foundation.  Advance’s new mission is to provide a premier customer experience through exceptional service and innovative electrical solutions. Electrical distribution is mature industry, and the new management sees a lot of opportunity to disrupt the market with new innovations, and in particular, Advance is striving to be the innovation leader when it comes to value added services.

Advance Services



Advance Logistics has a broad inventory of the products that you want. We have the team to deliver them to you when and where you need them...

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Inventory and Material Management

Advance focuses on managing your material to make you more efficient in the field. We strive to reduce your inventory expense, improve availability, and increase your bottom line on every project...

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Technology Integration

Our goal is to make you more profitable throughout the entire process.
We will boost your efficiency by managing orders, monitoring your project status and streamlining all back office processes...

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Advance Products

Advance is a preferred supplier of products from the top electrical manufacturers in the indus-
try. We know what products you need to help your business operate more efficiently. We put
our 75 years of electrical solutions and strong relationships with industry leading manufacturers
on your side to help you stay ahead of the competition.