Since 2018, DCC Plc – the international sales, marketing and support services group – has built a substantial presence in North America. Three of DCC’s four divisions now have North American operations, employing 2,300 people. Headquartered in Dublin, DCC employs approximately 13,500 worldwide and has operations in 20 countries.
DCC LPG first entered the US market in April 2018. It has spent approximately $445 million of acquisition capital in building its business, DCC Propane, into the sixth-largest LPG business in the US market with a presence in 21 states.
DCC Healthcare entered the US Health & Beauty sector in February 2018 when it acquired Elite One Source. It made two subsequent acquisitions that expanded its presence and enhanced its capability in the US nutrition market: Ion Labs in November 2019 and Amerilab Technologies in March 2020. To date, DCC has deployed approximately $200 million building its nutritional business in the US.
In July 2018, DCC Technology acquired Stampede – its first business in North America. It purchased Jam in September 2018, making DCC Technology a leading player in pro audio, Pro AV and musical instruments in North America. To date DCC has deployed approximately $280 million building its technology business in the US.
DCC Group has the platforms, the opportunities and the capability to continue to develop its business in North America both organically and through further acquisitions.