2001 - Acquire Monroe Systems for Business based in Levittown, PA.

2016 - Expanded Distribution to 11 locations with addition of Dallas, TX location.

2015 - Acquire United Export Services Company (Unesco) based in Miami, FL.

Carolina Wholesale Group, Inc. was established in 2003 to manage the growing acquisitions of Carolina Wholesale Office Machines and subsidiaries. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, our goal is to partner with business owners holding similar philosophies and visions. We strengthen our organization through the addition of new team members, products and solutions.

1972 - Hank Welfore Company founded in Charlotte, North Carolina

2018 - Assumed day-to-day operations of Gilpez Office Products of Vista, CA.

1979 - Hank Welfare Company renamed Carolina Wholesale Office Machines Co.

1996 - Carolina Wholesale named BTA "Distributor Manufacturer of the Year."

1995 - Carolina Wholesale becomes national distributor of Ricoh copiers.

1994 - Carolina Wholesale named "Distributor of the Year" by Mita Copystar.

1999 - North American Distribution established as U.S. distributor of Nakajima typewriters.

2004 - Acquire New England Adding Machine Company (NEAMCO) based in Boston, MA.

2003 - Carolina Wholesale expands distribution network to five distribution centers spanning coast-to-coast.

2003 - Acquire Arlington Industries based in Waukegan, IL.

2003 - Carolina Wholesale Group founded as parent company of acquired subsidiaries.

who we are

2015 - Acquire Central Office Products based in Vista, CA

1988 - Carolina Wholesale moves to new Arrowhead Drive headquarters in University area of Charlotte, NC.

1985 - Begin distribution program selling Canon copiers nationwide.

2015 - Acquire Smoltz Distributing Inc., based in Phoenix, AZ.

2012 - Arlington Industries & Carolina Wholesale launch Ctrl-Prt MPS Managed Print Solution

2019 - Arlington, Carolina Wholesale, & Digitek come together as ARLINGTON.

2000 - Larry Huneycutt becomes sole owner of Carolina Wholesale.

1997 - Acquire Arrowhead Distributors, Inc. based in Kansas City, MO.


2001 - Acquire Raymond Packer Company based in Springfield, MA.

2016 - Acquire Digitek based in Dulles, VA.

1982 - Larry Huneycutt purchases 50% of Carolina Wholesale Office Machines.  Named Vice President.