"Representing electronics manufacturers for over 58 years"

Our Story

Carlson Electronic Sales was founded in 1956 by Edward Carlson. In 1982 Barry Carlson took over as president of the firm and holds that title currently. Carlson has represented some of its line card of up to 40 years. With a history of stability and solid growth CESA has been able to provide excellence in sales and design support for 56 years and counting.

Our Mission

At Carlson Sales our mission is to help engineers, buyers, and manufacturers find an exact solution for their current project’s needs. As a full service rep we are here to help prospect, qualify, quote, and propose quality components to businesses in the Midwest. From the garage hobbyist to mass produced products, Carlson Sales is here to lend a hand.

What We Do

At Carlson we strive to help engineers, buyers, and businesses get the components they need to complete their designs. We believe the secret to our success is building long lasting relationships in the industry while continuing to be a resource for our manufacturers. Get in touch with us and lets take your project to the next level.