MSC Industries Direct Co Inc. (MSM) F3Q12 Earnings Conference Call June 28, 2012 11:00 AM ET Executives Alex Tramont - FTI Consulting - Strategic Communications Jeffrey Kaczka – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David Sandler – Chief Executive Officer Erik Gershwind - President and Chief Operating Officer Shelley Boxer - Vice President, Finance and Accounting Analysts Robert Barry – UBS Adam Uhlman - Cleveland Research Josh - Raymond James Luke Young - Robert W. Baird Ryan Merkel - William Blair Christopher Parkinson - Credit Suisse Holden Lewis - BB&T Brent Rakers - Wunderlich Securities Derek Jose - Longbow Research Steven Raget - Stephens Inc Basili Alukos – Morningstar PresentationOperator
Good morning everyone and welcome to the MSC Industrial Direct Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator instructions). After today's presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. (Operator instructions). Please note this event is being recorded. At this time, I would now like to turn the conference over to Alexandra Tramont. Ms. Tramont, please go ahead. Alexandra Tramont Thank you and good morning, everyone. Welcome to the MSC Industrial Direct fiscal 2012 third quarter conference call. An online archive of this broadcast will be available one hour after the conclusion of the call, and available for one month on the homepage of the Company's website at www.mscdirect.com. During today's presentation, management will refer to financial and management data included under the section Operational Statistics, which you can find on the Investor Relations section of the Company's website.