Anixter International to Broadcast First Quarter Conference Call Over The Internet

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Anixter International, Inc.

    SKOKIE, Ill., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Anixter International Inc.
 (NYSE:   AXE), the world's leading distributor of communication products, today
 announced it will hold a conference call to discuss its first quarter results
 on Tuesday, April 24, at 9:30 a.m. Central Time.
     The call is being Webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Anixter's Website
 at www.anixter.com .  The Webcast also will be available over CCBN's Investor
 Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors.
 Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor
 center at www.companyboardroom.com , or by visiting any of the investor sites
 in CCBN's Individual Investor Network (such as America Online's Personal
 Finance Channel and Fidelity.com).  Institutional investors can access the
 call via CCBN's password -protected event management site, StreetEvents
 ( www.streetevents.com ).  The Webcast will be archived on all of these sites
 for 30 days.
     Anixter International is the world's leading distributor of products that
 connect businesses to today's digital networks.  The company adds value to the
 distribution process by providing its customers access to 1) the largest
 technical sales force in the industry, 2) more than 87,000 products and $700
 million in inventory, 3) 106 warehouses with more than 5 million square feet
 of space, and 4) locations in 175 cities in 41 countries.  Founded in 1957 and
 headquartered near Chicago, Anixter trades on The New York Stock Exchange
 under the symbol AXE.
 
 

SOURCE Anixter International, Inc.
    SKOKIE, Ill., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Anixter International Inc.
 (NYSE:   AXE), the world's leading distributor of communication products, today
 announced it will hold a conference call to discuss its first quarter results
 on Tuesday, April 24, at 9:30 a.m. Central Time.
     The call is being Webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Anixter's Website
 at www.anixter.com .  The Webcast also will be available over CCBN's Investor
 Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors.
 Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor
 center at www.companyboardroom.com , or by visiting any of the investor sites
 in CCBN's Individual Investor Network (such as America Online's Personal
 Finance Channel and Fidelity.com).  Institutional investors can access the
 call via CCBN's password -protected event management site, StreetEvents
 ( www.streetevents.com ).  The Webcast will be archived on all of these sites
 for 30 days.
     Anixter International is the world's leading distributor of products that
 connect businesses to today's digital networks.  The company adds value to the
 distribution process by providing its customers access to 1) the largest
 technical sales force in the industry, 2) more than 87,000 products and $700
 million in inventory, 3) 106 warehouses with more than 5 million square feet
 of space, and 4) locations in 175 cities in 41 countries.  Founded in 1957 and
 headquartered near Chicago, Anixter trades on The New York Stock Exchange
 under the symbol AXE.
 
 SOURCE  Anixter International, Inc.