Who We are
Supplying the Cooperative Advantage Since 1936
Rural Electric Supply Cooperative (RESCO) is a member‑owned, not‑for‑profit wholesale distributor of high voltage electrical products. As one of the largest full‑line distributors in the Midwest, we provide strength‑in‑numbers with competitive pricing on materials, coordinated and efficient delivery throughout our service territory, and top‑rated customer support. We strive to provide our members and customers with the ultimate in wholesale electric supply services.
Our seven, fully-stocked warehouses are strategically located throughout the Upper Midwest to serve as an extension of your existing inventory. Advanced logistics provide you the advantage of dependable, cost-effective inventory solutions with rapid delivery of the products and materials you need, precisely when you need them. Weekly shipping is standard for all in‑stock items, and 24‑hour on‑call shipping arrangements are in place at all warehouses in case of emergency.
Our EUSCO division serves our electric utility customers as a manufacturers’ representative. Our regional specialists provide technical support for larger purchases or installations, and include engineers and certified meter technicians.
Low Cost For Members and Customers
Keep prices we charge as low as possible.
Patronage On The Backend
If we make any profit, we give it back to our members.
Reinvestment in RESCO
We invest in ourselves to make sure our product is top-notch to better serve members and customers.
“The cooperative model bonds the employees of the cooperative to our owner-members in a very unique way.”
President & CEO of RESCO
RESCO's Board of Directors
Matt Hotzler - CHAIRMAN
General Manager, H-D Electric Cooperative (SOUTH DAKOTA)
Robert Hance - VICE CHAIRMAN
President/CEO, Midwest Energy Cooperative (MICHIGAN)
Director, Presque Isle Electric & Gas Cooperative (MICHIGAN)
Director, Northern Electric Cooperative (SOUTH DAKOTA)
Director, Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative (IOWA)
CEO, Midland Power Cooperative (IOWA)
General Manager, Perennial Public Power District (NEBRASKA)
CEO, Oconto Electric Cooperative (WISCONSIN)
Director, Dakota Valley Electric Cooperative (NORTH DAKOTA)
Vice President, Lower Yellowstone Rural Electric Cooperative (MONTANA)
Director, Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative (MINNESOTA)
General Manager, Northern Plains Electric Cooperative (NORTH DAKOTA)
Director, Norris Public Power District (NEBRASKA)
General Manager, Nobles Cooperative Electric (MINNESOTA)
Director, Pierce-Pepin Cooperative Services (WISCONSIN)
Manager, Southeast Electric Cooperative (MONTANA)
RESCO is one of the largest full-line distributors of high voltage electrical products in the Midwest.
Our seven fully-stocked, strategically-located warehouses exceed 140,000 square feet of inventory storage space and can ship products 24/7, promptly responding to any emergency.