C.B. Management Company was incorporated in 1914, in Springfield, Mo., as a wholesale distributor of plumbing and heating supplies. In 1934, the company added electrical supplies. The company moved to its present location in 1950 and in 1995, the C.B. Management Company opened a branch in Branson, Mo. Now the company markets a line of plumbing, heating, cooling, waterworks, refrigeration, municipal and electrical supplies. C.B. Management Company s primary customers are plumbing, heating, electrical, and mechanical contractors; commercial and industrial companies; electrical co-ops and municipalities. The company services the area within 150 miles of Springfield, Mo., through its two branches in Springfield and Joplin, Mo.