Graybar Opens Two New Branches in Texas


ST. LOUIS, November 13, 2013 – Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, today announced the opening of new full-service locations in Odessa and La Porte, Texas.
The Odessa branch is located at 221 S JBS Parkway and will serve the Midland and Odessa, Texas, metropolitan areas as well as the Permian Basin of west Texas and southeastern New Mexico. Branch Supervisor Norman McMath will lead the branch’s 10 employees. The branch will operate from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, with after-hours emergency service available. The branch can be reached at (432) 368-2200. A grand opening celebration is planned for December.
The La Porte branch is located at 11355 Hwy 225 in La Porte, Texas, and will serve the Houston Ship Channel Industrial Complex, which includes Harris, Galveston, Brazoria, Fort Bend and Chambers counties. Branch supervisor Andy McMahon will lead the branch’s six employees. The La Porte branch will operate from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with after-hours service available. The branch can be reached at (281) 402-2400. A grand opening is planned for February.
“These new locations enhance Graybar’s service platform for customers in west Texas, southeast New Mexico and southeast Texas,” said Graybar Dallas District Vice President Greg Hochheiser. “We are excited to extend our reach in these respective communities and work to our customers’ advantage.”   
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 more than 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 or call 1-800-GRAYBAR.