Cedar Rapids-based Van Meter Inc., has been named the 2013 Overall Best of the Best Distributor by tED Magazine. Van Meter provides electrical and mechanical supplies, services and solutions to construction and industrial markets, and has 12 locations throughout the state, including in Des Moines and Urbandale. The company will be featured on the cover of tED's August issue. tED, which stands for "The Electrical Distributor," covers news for distribution companies.