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Headquarters: Glenview, IL
2013 Revenues: $935.4 million* (OEM supply, global)
Change in Sales from 2012: 3.29%
Employees: 8,200 (total company)
Locations: 147 (U.S.); 286 (total)
Key Executives: Robert J. Eck, president and CEO; Theodore A. Dosch, executive vice president of finance and CFO; Terrance A. Faber, vice president, controller
Anixter (NYSE: AXE) is a distributor of enterprise cabling and security solutions, electrical and electronic wire and cable products, OEM Supply fasteners and other small parts (“C” Class inventory components) to contractors and installers, and also to end users including manufacturers, natural resources companies, utilities and original equipment manufacturers.
Anixter focused on three key strategic initiatives in 2013: a focus on product line expansion, especially in foreign markets, where there are opportunities to expand and localize the product offering to create larger addressable market opportunities; a drive for international expansion through the development of sales locations in additional cities within countries where the company has an established presence; and an expansion of its geographic footprint in the electrical and electronic wire & cable market and OEM supply market.
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