Anixter Touts Selling to End Users

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jul 27, 2016

Anixter's track record of selling to end users inspires much negativity in the industry.

But Anixter's CEO has a different take on it.

In this note, we examine a new declaration from Anixter's CEO on how they are expanding end user sales.

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