Bismarck, N.D., Dec. 3, 2010 – Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, opened a new branch in Bismarck, N.D., on Dec. 1 to serve the western half of North Dakota.
Located at 300 Enterprise Street, the new facility has 17,000 square feet and a staff of seven employees. Leading the Graybar Bismarck team are Branch Manager Ivar Berge, a 29- year Graybar veteran, and Branch Supervisor Chris Allrich, a 13-year Graybar employee.
"We are excited about the opportunity to expand our business in North Dakota," said Berge. "The economy here is strong and growing. We look forward to being a vital part of this community and serving the needs of our customers in the region."
Graybar, a Fortune 500 corporation and one of the largest employee-owned companies in North America, is a leader in the distribution of high quality electrical, communications and data networking products, and specializes in related supply chain management and logistics services. Through its network of nearly 240 North American distribution facilities, it stocks and sells products from thousands of manufacturers, helping its customers power, network and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence and efficiency. For more information, visit www.graybar.com or call 1-800-GRAYBAR.