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Graybar Electric is a distributor of electrical, communication and data networking products.

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Graybar Revenue, Funding, Number of Employees, Competitors and Acquisitions

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Kathleen M. Mazzarella

Chairman & CEO

Kathleen M. Mazzarella

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Founded:

06/1869

Headquarters:

Saint LouisMissouri

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Telecommunications Equipment

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Graybar was founded in 06/1869 and its headquarters is located in Saint Louis, Missouri, USA. Graybar has $6.6B in revenue and 8190 employees. Graybar's top competitors are Grainger, Fastenal and Applied.

Graybar Competitive Set

COMPANYLEADERSHIPCEO SCORE

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GraybarGraybar ceo

Kathleen M. Mazzarella

Chairman & CEO

74/100
1Grainger ceoGrainger

Donald G. Macpherson

CEO

50/10025,600
$10.3B
2Fastenal ceoFastenal

Daniel L. Florness

President & CEO

86/10020,565
$4.4B
3Applied ceoApplied

Neil A. Schrimsher

President & CEO

75/1005,554
$2.7B
4Kaman Industrial Technologies ceoKaman Industrial Technologies

Steven J Smidler

President

39/1005,265
$1.8B
5WESCO Distribution ceoWESCO Distribution

John J. Engel

Chairman & CEO

64/1009,000$175M$7.5B
6MSC Industrial Supply ceoMSC Industrial Supply

Erik Gershwind

President & CEO

74/1006,462
$3B
7Anixter ceoAnixter

Robert J. Eck

President & CEO

74/1008,900
$7.9B
8McNaughton-McKay ceoMcNaughton-McKay

Donald D. Slominsk

President & CEO

43/100593
$322.4M

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Graybar Leadership

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Kathleen M. Mazzarella

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Graybar Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED ACQUISITION DATEAMOUNTDESCRIPTION
Cape Electrical Supply, Inc.Cape Electrical Supply, Inc.Jun 2016undisclosedCape Electrical Supply distributes electrical and communication products to construction, industrial, utility, voice and residential markets.
Advantage Industrial AutomationAdvantage Industrial AutomationMar 2015undisclosedAdvantage Industrial Automation provides control and automation solutions for Original equipment manufacturers.
Commonwealth Controls CorporationCommonwealth Controls CorporationMar 2001undisclosed

Graybar has acquired 3 companies.Graybar's latest acquisition was Cape Electrical Supply, Inc. in Jun 2016. Cape Electrical Supply distributes electrical and communication products to construction, industrial, utility, voice and residential markets.

Graybar News

Graybar: Graybar Wins 5-Year Contract to Supply U.S. Communities Government Purchasing AllianceThrough the U.S. Communities program, Graybar provides procurement resources and solutions to local and state government agencies, school districts (K-12), higher education institutions and nonprofits.Electrical Marketing
Press Release: Graybar : Graybar Announces Executive Appointments in ChicagoGraybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, has appointed Robert Levine as its District Vice President in Chicago, effective January 1, 2018. Levine will replace Jon Novotny, who plans to retire in May after 38 years with the company. Novotny will serve as Vice President, Industrial Sales for the Chicago District until his retirement to help ensure a smooth transition.StreetInsider
Press Release: Graybar : Sensera Systems Appoints Graybar, Security 101, SunnySide Supply to Expand Distribution of Solar/Wireless Site Cameras in Verticals Across U.S. and CanadaExpanded Distribution Channels Support Growth in Security, Oil & Gas, Industrial Automation(PRWeb December 07, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/12/prweb14986113.htmPRWeb
Graybar: Livers Joins Sonepar as VP of Business DevelopmentLivers is a well-known industry executive with experiences in both manufacturing and distribution, including executive posts with Graybar and Cooper Industries/Eaton.Electrical Marketing
Press Release: Graybar : Graybar Reports Third Quarter ResultsST. LOUIS, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, recently reported its third quarter results. Graybar reported net sales of $1.7...PR Newswire
Graybar posted a video "Graybar Fixture Cart" on YOUTUBEGraybar Youtube Channel
Graybar: Graybar Electric acquires property in Saratoga CountyThe company has had a presence in the Albany region since 1929.The Business Journals: Albany Business Review
Graybar: Graybar Opens Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Shipping HubGraybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, opened a new service shipping center in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.Area Development Online
Graybar: Graybar opens new warehouse distribution center in South FloridaThe new service center, located at 3410 SW 30th Ave. in Ft. Lauderdale, spans 161,500 square feet and serves as the primary shipping facility for Graybar in southeast Florida.Cabling Installation & Maintenance
Graybar posted a video "What is Advanced Supply Chain Management?" on YOUTUBEGraybar Youtube Channel

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Graybar Headquarters

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34 N Meramec Ave

Saint Louis, Missouri 63105

800-472-9227

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Graybar Summary Information

Graybar Electric Co., Inc. distributes electrical, communication, and data networking products. Graybar is a leading distributor of datacomm and electrical supplies, industrial tools and safety products, security equipment, commercial and industrial lighting. Graybar helps its customers power, network and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence, and efficiency. Graybar, a Fortune 500 company, specializes in supply chain management services and is a leading North American distributor of high-quality components, equipment and materials for a number of industries. With $6 billion in revenue (2014), Graybar employs about 8,250 men and women at more than 260 North American distribution centers. As one of North America's largest employee-owned companies, Graybar has the power and stability of a big company coupled with the integrity and drive of a neighborhood business. Founded in 1869, Graybar procures, warehouses, and delivers tens of thousands of electrical supplies, communications and data products, components and related services to its customers. Graybar stocks and sells hundreds of thousands of items from thousands of manufacturers. Graybar serves customers in the construction market, the commercial, institutional and government (CIG) market, and the industrial and utility markets, with products and services that support new construction, infrastructure updates, building renovation, facility maintenance, repair and operations, and original equipment manufacturing. Through its distribution network and value-added services, including kitting and integrated solutions, Graybar is helping its customers to power and network their facilities with speed, intelligence and efficiency. By adding sophisticated logistics and project management to its operations, Graybar has become a vital link in America's supply chain. April 26, 2001 Graybar, a national distributor of electrical and voice/data products, has announced the acquisition of automation-controls distributor Commonwealth Controls Corp (CCC). The acquisition would allow Graybar to provide its customers with a complete automation product and service offering, including technical support. In August, 2003, Graybar Electric Co., has acquired Splane Electric Supply Co. in its largest acquisition in recent history. The purchase of Splane Electric Supply, Belleville, Mich., with 70 employees and more than $30 million in annual sales, gives Graybar locations in Belleville, Livonia, Madison Heights and Shelby Township, Mich., all located in the Detroit metropolitan area. The acquisition also gives Graybar a stronger presence to serve industrial customers in the Detroit metropolitan area. In March, 2015, Graybar acquired Advantage Industrial Automation, headquartered in Duluth, Georgia. Advantage provides control and automation solutions to industrial users, original equipment manufacturers and system integrators. The acquisition is an important step toward accelerating Graybar's growth and expanding its reach. Major competitors of Graybar include Grainger, Werner Electric Supply, and Ecolab. Chairman and CEO of Graybar Electric Co., Inc. is Kathleen Mazzarella.

Graybar's Chairman & CEO, Kathleen M. Mazzarella, currently has an approval rating of 74%. Graybar's primary competitors are  Grainger Fastenal Applied.

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