“As consumer trends continue to creep into the business world, industrial buyers are demanding a simplified shopping experience,” said Jason Kurtz, Vice President, Ariba Network. “By linking mscdirect.com to the Ariba Network, MSC can enable its customers to quickly and easily find the items they need and purchase them in compliance with corporate processes – and in the process, differentiate itself and drive advantage among its competitors.”
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MSC Industrial Supply Co. is one of the largest distributors of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations (“MRO”) supplies to industrial customers throughout the United States. MSC employs one of the industry’s largest sales forces and distributes approximately 600,000 industrial products from approximately 3,000 suppliers to approximately 325,000 customers. In-stock availability is approximately 99%, with next day standard delivery to the contiguous United States on qualifying orders up until 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. MSC reaches its customers through a combination of approximately 19 million direct-mail catalogs, 108 branch sales offices, 1,081 sales people, the Internet and associations with some of the world's most prominent B2B eCommerce portals. For more information, visit the Company's website at
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