Core & Main Named Top Workplace for 2020

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 3, 2020—Core & Main LP, a leading U.S. distributor of water, sewer and fire protection products, has been named a 2020 Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

This is the fourth consecutive year Core & Main has been recognized as a best place to work in the bistate region, including Illinois and Missouri. The company ranked #24 in the midsized employer category, which includes businesses with 150 to 499 employees in the region.

The winners are determined by an independent auditor that confidentially surveys thousands of employees in the region to find the best of the best. Even in this challenging time, Core & Main associates took time to take the independent survey.

Here is an excerpt from our 2020 Top Workplace profile:

Interesting Facts: Associates at Core & Main take great pride in distributing products that help communities provide safe and clean water. Our history in the U.S. traces back at least 100 years, and it seems that when people join us, they stay. Many associates celebrate 10-, 20- and 30-year anniversaries. Our vision is to foster a world where communities thrive because our people and products provide safe, sustainable infrastructure for generations to come. Our core principles (see culture section) convey our culture, customer commitment and core purpose of improving people’s lives.

Rich in history, we also are focused on hi-tech, modern solutions and workspaces. Our main campus is a newly renovated LEED-certified building with an open concept that fosters collaboration across teams. The building houses a leadership development and event center where our 80-plus high-performing peer facilitators have trained more than 3,000 associates during the past five years. With the help of our supplier partners, we have built an impressive product showcase that enables hands-on product knowledge.

Please visit our Top Workplace profile at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to learn more.

About Core & Main
Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leading distributor of water, sewer, storm drain and fire protection products in the United States. With more than 275 locations nationwide, the company offers municipalities and contractors local expertise backed by a national supply chain. Core & Main’s 3,500 plus associates are committed to helping their communities thrive with safe and sustainable infrastructure. Visit to learn more.