On Thursday, August 9, 2012, executives of Glenview, Ill.-based Anixter International, a leading global distributor of communication and security products, electrical and electronic wire & cable, fasteners and other small parts, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate its 55th anniversary.
To mark the occasion, President and Chief Executive Officer Robert J. Eck will ring The Opening BellSM. Joining Bob to recognize the occasion and pay tribute to the company’s 8000+ outstanding employees in over 50 countries around the world will be Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President - Finance & CFO, Justin Choi, General Counsel, and Lisa Meers, Vice President - Investor Relations.
Watch the video of the ringing.
Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE)
Anixter International is a leading global distributor of communication and security products, electrical and electronic wire & cable, fasteners and other small parts. The company adds value to the distribution process by providing its customers access to 1) innovative inventory management programs, 2) more than 450,000 products and over $1 billion in inventory, 3) approximately 225 warehouses with 7 million square feet of space, and 4) locations in over 260 cities in more than 50 countries. Founded in 1957 and headquartered near Chicago , Anixter trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AXE.