Graybar to Open New Facility in Lafayette, Ind.

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 26, 2011 – Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, will open a new branch in Lafayette, Ind., on Nov. 1. The 10,000-square-foot facility, located at 500 Hamman Street, will serve 11 counties in west-central Indiana.

Branch Manager Wendi Ayers will lead the staff of seven. The branch will offer a full range of value-added services and products from leading manufacturers.

“The addition of a branch in Lafayette allows us to work to our customers’ advantage with convenient local service and support, in addition to stocking a wide array of high-quality products from leading manufacturers,” said Dick Cole, Graybar’s Chicago District Vice President.

The counter will operate from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, with sales office support from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The branch can be reached at 765-237-3910.

Graybar, a Fortune 500 corporation and one of the largest employee-owned companies in North America, is a leader in the distribution of high quality electrical, communications and data networking products, and specializes in related supply chain management and logistics services. Through its network of nearly 240 North American distribution facilities, it stocks and sells products from thousands of manufacturers, helping its customers power, network and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence and efficiency. For more information, visit www.graybar.com or call 1-800-GRAYBAR.