June 20, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Anixter has joined with
. a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, to unveil a new mobile application specifically designed to address the enterprise needs of network integrators and contractors.
The new app—cAnixter—provides a mobile platform for the browsing, selecting and quoting of CommScope's broad range of products.
The free app, which can be downloaded from the Apple®
, builds on Anixter's and CommScope's history of collaboration to deliver increased value to the two companies' shared global customers. The new app, designed for Apple's iPhone® and iPad®, allows users to search for products specifications, locate related products, build bills of materials and request quotes. The real-time app allows customers to also quickly navigate through the entire collection of products by both Anixter's and CommScope's part numbers.
"The proliferation of connected devices and changing market dynamics presents new opportunities for how we engage with our customers," said
, Senior Vice President of Global Marketing, CommScope. "This new app is an exciting development that leverages these opportunities. The cAnixter app provides customers with the ability to be able to get critical product and installation information whenever and wherever."
Nolan added that the new app is an example of how the two companies' collaborative efforts are making it easier for joint customers to do business with them.
The cAnixter app provides on-demand real-time functionality for better business performance allowing users to:
access information and specifications for more than 25,000 CommScope products including
- view related products and technologies
- view products by status: new, to be discontinued and discontinued
- create bills of materials
- request product quotes
- send e-mail links to product specifications
- stay current with information via blogs, press releases and videos from both CommScope and Anixter
cAnixter highlights Anixter's commitment to digital applications and underscores the importance the company places on giving customers the option to conduct business when, where and how they choose.