News & Updates



  Buy over $1,500 of Farm Duty Motors and Get Free Shipping* WorldWide Electric’s single-phase Fractional and Integral Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled (TEFC) Farm Duty motors support general-purpose agricultural applications, such as moving materials on conveyors, lifts, screws, augers, and elevators, or for driving fans and centrifuges when ventilating, drying, or aerating storage bins and buildings. […]

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Community Partners Come Together to Provide Lifelong Opportunities

Gleason-Avery partners with Finger Lakes Textiles. Finger Lakes Textiles (FLT), a division of Mozaic, a not-for-profit organization serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, employs an integrated manufacturing workforce of 50 employees with diverse abilities. FLT has worked for manufacturers of various sizes who need additional manufacturing sources to expand their capacity, assist with high-volume […]

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Worldwide Electric Welcomes Michael Hewson, Director of Marketing

WorldWide Electric is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Hewson. Michael joined the team as Director of Marketing in October 2022 and has over 20 years of experience supporting global organizations and networks with a strong focus on branding, creative, product marketing, and content creation.  Born and raised in the UK, Michael studied Industrial […]

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Distributor E-commerce System Now Online

WorldWide Electric is pleased to announce that we have completed integrating our new ERP system, Prophet 21’s Epicor Commerce Connect (ECC). With ECC, WorldWide Electric distributors can view stock availability, see their specific net prices, and place online orders.  The system also shows historic order details, invoices, and shipment information, including shipment tracking pro numbers.  […]

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Louis Allis Marine Motors Gain ABS Type Approval Certification

The Louis Allis IEEE 45 Marine Duty Motors (1-450 HP) offered by WorldWide Electric have gained ABS Type Approval. The ABS Type Approval allows our customers to place these motors in marine environments on ships and offshore platforms for non-essential services on ABS-class vessels.The Louis Allis IEEE 45 Marine Duty Motors have the American Bureau […]

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WorldWide Electric Welcomes Michael Proffitt, Vice President of Business Development

Rochester, NY – WorldWide Electric is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Proffitt. Michael joined the team as Vice President of Business Development in January 2021. Previously, Michael was a Founding Partner, Principal, and CEO of Advanced Compliance Solutions, a customer-centric provider of compliance testing and certification services for electronic products. When TÜV SÜD […]

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WorldWide Electric Corporation Announces Acquisition of Louis Allis

Rochester, NY / Warrior, AL – WorldWide Electric, LLC is excited to announce that it has acquired Louis Allis, a specialty motor company based outside of Birmingham, Alabama. Both companies take pride in their customer-centric approach and long history of motor expertise. The combination of the two companies establishes a single source for a full […]


WorldWide Electric Names Jim Taylor, New Chief Executive Officer

WorldWide Electric Corporation continues the vision to grow their customer-centric organization with the appointment of Jim Taylor as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Most recently as President and CEO at SKYDEX Technologies, Taylor has over 22 years of experience in leading companies of all sizes. He is a graduate of the Rochester Institute […]

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ODP Motor Product Launch by Global Manufacturer, WorldWide Electric Corp

ODP Motors (Open Drip Proof) Rochester, NY – Global manufacturer WorldWide Electric (WWE) Corporation launched a new line of ODP motors (open drip proof) in response to high customer demand. ODP motors are premium efficient and offer reliable protection for clean and weather-safe environments. Available in ½-50 HP, these motors are ideal for industries including HVAC, […]