Bob Eck, President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixter, will present at Baird’s 2013 Industrial Conference in Chicago, IL, on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. Central Time. The live audio webcast and replays of the event will be available through the Investor Relations portion of Anixter's website (investors.anixter.com). About Anixter Anixter International is a leading global distributor of enterprise cabling and security solutions, electrical and electronic wire and cable, OEM supply fasteners and other small parts. The Company adds value to the distribution process by providing its customers access to 1) innovative inventory management programs; 2) more than 450,000 products and over $1 billion in inventory; 3) approximately 220 warehouses with 7 million square feet of space; and 4) locations in over 250 cities in more than 50 countries. Founded in 1957 and headquartered near Chicago, Anixter trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AXE. Safe Harbor Statement The statements in this news release that use such words as “believe,” “expect,” “intend,” “anticipate,” “contemplate,” “estimate,” “plan,” “project,” “should,” “may,” “will,” or similar expressions are forward-looking statements. They are subject to a number of factors that could cause the company’s actual results to differ materially from what is indicated here. These factors include general economic conditions, the level of customer demand particularly for capital projects in the markets we serve, changes in supplier sales strategies or financial viability, risks associated with the sale of nonconforming products and services, political, economic or currency risks related to foreign operations, inventory obsolescence, copper price fluctuations, customer viability, risks associated with accounts receivable, the impact of regulation and regulatory, investigative and legal proceedings and legal compliance risks, and risks associated with integration of acquired companies. These uncertainties may cause our actual results to be materially different than those expressed in any forward looking statements. We do not undertake to update any forward looking statements. Please see the company’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings for more information. Additional information about Anixter is available at www.anixter.com.