Southwire and Longhorn Reels Resolve Legal Dispute


Carrollton, Ga – February 5, 2020: Southwire, an industry leader in wire and cable solutions, and Go Industries, d/b/a Longhorn Reels, a Texas-based company that manufactures wire and cable solutions, have resolved pending litigation filed by Southwire alleging that certain Longhorn Reels products infringe certain Southwire patents.

Southwire and Go Industries have reached an amicable resolution of the litigation on confidential terms under which Go Industries will cease its sales of the accused reels and Southwire will dismiss the litigation.


A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, utility products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. For more on Southwire’s products, its community involvement and its vision of sustainability, visit