Allanson International, based in Toronto, Ontario (CAN), is a leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in sign lighting and HVAC markets. Through its process management, manufacturing expertise, and technologies, Allanson has designed innovative electrical products since 1926.

At Allanson, our goal is to be the most customer attentive company in our industry as the leader in providing new products and unmatched service and quality.

Through its process management, manufacturing expertise, and technologies, These products include: high output fluorescent ballasts, high intensity discharge ballasts, transformers, and power supplies for neon and LED signage, as well as oil heating ignition transformers for residential and industrial applications.

With continued research and development of new products, we have prospered and grown our company into a respected electrics manufacturer in North America. Environmentally conscious, we developed the Swordfish®, an ultra violet air treatment system that can alleviate respiratory discomfort and improve indoor air quality. In the sign market, we were the first to introduce Unitran®, a fully integrated transformer eliminating transformer box as well as Protector®, first and most extensive line of SCGFP transformers. In the heating market we introduced Chek-Mate™ Ignitor & Transformer Tester as well as OMNI® Universal Ignitor for oil heating applications.

Our emphasis on innovation has kept the Allanson spirit young and full of vitality. Allanson’s heritage of innovation, growth and vitality will continue to be our strength as we move forward.

During these formative years, the quality of our products and our reputation for consistently fine service permitted our volume to reach such proportions that we achieved having salesmen and stocking warehouse from coast to coast. Although we had the oldest name in the rebuilding industry, we still maintained the newest approach.

Our warehouse in Farmingdale Long Island has been serving customers with same day service for almost a quarter century.

It has always been a Canadian owned company. At first it was maintained by the employees of the company until the 60s when it was bought by Jannock Ltd. Then, in 1993 returned to private ownership.


Recent Projects

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    The Dashwood boutique hotel and restaurant was fitted with new signs throughout by Signs Express

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