Woodbury, NY [June, 2014] – Tri-Ed, North America’s largest independent security distributor, is pleased to announce its further expansion with the acquisition of SecurityPro Warehouse (SPW), a leading wholesale security distributor in the Louisiana market.

Tri-Ed will maintain the SPW location at 3307 Kingman Street, Metairie, LA and move its current New Orleans branch into that 10,000 square foot facility. “Mike and Kathy Brown have built a terrific business in the Louisiana market and we look forward to having them as part of our team. We are very excited to welcome the SPW staff to the Tri-Ed team and exceed the expectations of security professionals in this market,” notes Pat Comunale, President and Chief Executive Officer.

SPW opened in 2000 as a full service wholesale distributor of security products and related equipment. With over 40 years of combined experience in the security industry, the SPW team has been servicing the Louisiana, Mississippi and Gulf Coast regions for almost 15 years.

Tri-Ed provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of CCTV, IP, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 60 locations across the US and Canada, Tri-Ed offers personal customer service, ongoing technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program, Great Expectations.

Since Anixter acquired Tri-Ed in 2014, we’ve been working toward this exciting moment! On January 1, Tri-Ed was officially renamed and rebranded as Anixter, and we are now able to offer you all of the products, services and capabilities of the largest security distributor in the world.

Through Anixter, you will be able to expand your offering with access to over 600,000 products, and extend your capabilities with our unrivaled distribution network and services. As a supply chain specialist, Anixter can help you work more efficiently through customizable solutions, including sourcing, inventory management, logistics, kitting and more.

We are especially enthusiastic to invite you to experience our e-commerce capabilities so you can see your customer-specific pricing, view real-time inventory by location, track shipments, download invoices and more.

As Anixter, we are excited and poised to help you grow in 2018 and beyond. So, in the coming weeks, look out for emails from some familiar and some new faces sharing additional benefits of being an Anixter customer.

With any change as big as this, we know questions will arise. Feel free to contact us at questions@anixter.com and we will be happy to assist you throughout the transition. Thank you for your business. All of us look forward to growing greatly with you in 2018.

Bill Galvin
President and Chief Operating Officer
Pat Comunale
SVP, Global Security Solutions

ANIXTER, TRI-ED AND CLARK ANNOUNCE THE 2017 U.S.A. STADIUM TOUR SCHEDULE

Anixter, Tri-Ed and CLARK are pleased to announce the continuation of Tri-Ed’s highly successful Stadium Tour training & networking events in cities across the US, during the 2017 baseball season. These one day events feature technical trainings and exhibits from the security industry’s leading suppliers, dinner, and an exciting night out at the ballgame.

“Our Stadium Tours provide valuable educational and demo opportunities, while also allowing security dealers and integrators to network with industry suppliers and colleagues, and enjoy a night at the ball park,” says James Rothstein, senior vice president global marketing, Anixter. “We are very excited to announce our 2017 lineup and extend our thanks to all of our participating suppliers.”

The 2017 Stadium Tour schedule is as follows:

Wednesday, June 28 – Houston, TX | Houston Astros vs. Oakland A’s

Location: Minute Maid Park – 501 Crawford St, Houston, TX

Start Time: 11:00am

Registration Link: http://lp.anixter.com/houstonst17

 

Thursday, July 20 – Seattle, WA | Seattle Mariners vs. New York Yankees

Location: Safeco Field – 1250 1st Ave South, Seattle, WA

Start Time: 10:00am

Registration Link: http://lp.anixter.com/seattlest17

 

Tuesday, August 1 – San Diego, CA | San Diego Padres vs. Minnesota Twins

Location: Petco Park – 100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA

Start Time: 11:00am

Registration Link: http://lp.anixter.com/sandiegost17

 

Thursday, August 17 – Arlington, TX | Texas Rangers vs. Chicago White Sox

Location: Globe Life Park – 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX

Start Time: 11:00am

Registration Link: http://lp.anixter.com/dallasst17

 

Wednesday, September 13 – Philadelphia, PA* | Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins 

Location: Citizens Bank Park – 1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, PA

START TIME: 3:00pm

*EXPO & BALLGAME ONLY

Registration Link: http://lp.anixter.com/phillyst17

 

Space is limited, to guarantee a ticket for the game, you must pre-register online. Attendance at the expo is required to receive your ticket. Tickets may be available on-site, if registration is not done prior to the event, but availability is not guaranteed. The event is open to security industry professionals only.

 

ABOUT US:

Anixter, Tri-Ed, and CLARK Security provide complete security solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers. With thousands of products across all categories, Anixter has the broadest product offering to fit your current and future security needs. Anixter’s network of highly trained security specialists is ready to help you make informed decisions about the vast product offerings available in today’s rapidly changing security marketplace.

Woodbury, NY . . . August, 2016

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, is proud to welcome Anthony Chan as Business Development Manager, serving British Columbia and Alberta.

Anthony has worked within the security distribution/integration industry for over 10 years. He has managed key distribution accounts in BC and, most recently, worked on the dealer/integrator side of the business supporting them with proposals, RFP’s, and account management. TRI-ED is proud to welcome Anthony to the team, and he looks forward to assisting customers with all of their security installation needs. Anthony can be reached at anthony.chan@tri-ed.com.

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, TRI-ED offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program. For more information, please visit www.tri-ed.com.

Contact: Erin Harrington
631.365.4517

Woodbury, NY . . . August, 2016

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, hosted its 12th annual Halifax Customer Appreciation event in August and welcomed a record-breaking 334 attendees.

Supplier trainings were held at the branch throughout the day and were followed by an evening of celebration at Hatfield Farms in Halifax. The evening at Hatfield Farms included a supplier expo, dinner, a bull riding contest, live entertainment by the band Shaydid, and a fire show by Scoutcamp. Rob Harmon of DSC sums it up well – “It was a spectacular event, and well worth our time!”

TRI-ED would like to thank all of its sponsoring suppliers for their support of the Halifax Customer Appreciation event: ACTi, Aiphone, Alarm.com, Altronix, Arecont Vision, Axis, Bosch, CDVI, Comnet, DSC, Exacq, Flir, Geovision, Hanwha (Samsung), Hikvision, Interlogix, Kantech, Middle Atlantic, Pelco, Rutherford, SecuraKey, Sony, System Sensor, TOA, WatchNET, Vivotek and Weiser.

“TRI-ED greatly values and appreciates our customers. Our annual Hatfield Farms event is always an ideal way to thank them for their business and their loyalty,” says Gordon Hebb, TRI-ED’s Regional Manager – Atlantic Canada. “It was a hugely successful event and we’ve already booked next year for August 10th, 2017!”

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, TRI-ED offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program. For more information, please visit www.tri-ed.com.

Contact: Erin Harrington
631.365.4517

Woodbury, NY . . . May, 2016

Baseball season is upon us, and with it comes the announcement of TRI-ED’s 2016 Stadium Tour training program & schedule. TRI-ED and its supplier partners welcome customers to take part in a free day of training and product demos, an expo, and a great night of networking at the ballgame. Following the hugely successful 2015 Stadium Tour program, the 2016 lineup shapes up like this:

June 21st: Houston, TX  (Astros vs. Angels)

July 21st: Boston, MA (Red Sox vs. White Sox)

August 2nd: NY, NY (Mets vs. Yankees)

August 16th: Chicago, IL (Cubs vs. Brewers)

August 30th: Anaheim, CA (Angels vs. Reds)

September 29th: Atlanta, GA (Braves vs. Phillies)

“TRI-ED is unwavering in its commitment to provide customers with unparalleled training opportunities to help them stay competitive and technically savvy,” says James Rothstein, TRI-ED’s Senior Vice President – Global Security Marketing. “Our 2015 Stadium Tour program was highly successful and provided our customers with invaluable trainings and networking opportunities,” he adds. “We are very pleased to announce our upcoming schedule of 2016 Tours,” he adds. For more details on the 2016 Stadium Tour, please visit www.tri-ed.com.

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, TRI-ED offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program.

Contact: Erin Harrington
631.365.4517

Woodbury, NY . . . March, 2016

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, is proud to announce it has been honored with three CEPro Quest for Quality Awards.  TRI-ED took home the Gold in the Training Programs category, Silver in the Shipping Policies category, and Platinum in the Website category. The Quest for Quality Awards recognize outstanding services, not products, and TRI-ED was nominated solely by CEPro readers in a series of open-ended questionnaires sent to its subscribers.

“TRI-ED is committed to being a true distribution partner and we’ve worked very hard to provide unparalleled training opportunities to our customers,” says Pat Comunale, President – Global Security Solutions at TRI-ED, An Anixter Company. “In addition, our highly trained sales team and network specialists assist customers with technical challenges and system design. Our Website was also designed with our customer’s complete satisfaction in mind,” he adds. “We sought to provide an optimal user experience to deliver the information customers need to run their businesses.”

“In terms of our shipping policies, TRI-ED is committed to providing customers with the products they need, where, when and how they need them,” Comunale notes. “Whether product is shipped from one of our branch locations or drop-shipped from the manufacturer, TRI-ED ensures that customers have access to the products they need to keep their projects running along on time and on budget. We take great pride in being honored with these CEPro Quest for Quality Awards and very much appreciate this recognition.”

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, TRI-ED offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program. For more information, please visit www.tri-ed.com.

Contact: Erin Harrington
(631) 365-4517

TRI-ED OPENS A NEW BRANCH IN MEMPHIS

Woodbury, New York . . . January, 2016

TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, is pleased to announce the opening of its new branch location in Memphis, Tennessee. The branch, which will be managed by Cory Rumburg, is located at 6935 Appling Farms Parkway, Suite 101 in Memphis. The branch can be reached at 901.498.5440.

“TRI-ED is very pleased to be opening in the Memphis market,” says Ken Cabler, VP of Sales. “We look forward to meeting and serving our new customers here, and exceeding their expectations.”

TRI-ED provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With more than 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, Tri-Ed offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program. For more information, please visit www.tri-ed.com.

Contact: Erin Harrington
(631) 365-4517

TRI-ED STADIUM TOURS:  A HOMERUN ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Woodbury, NY . . . January, 2016

Tri-Ed Distribution’s 2015 Stadium Tour wrapped up its cross country journey with a final stop in Denver, Colorado. These customer appreciation and training events attracted hundreds of dealers and integrators in Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle and Denver.

The Tours included technical trainings across every product category, a manufacturer expo, product demos, dinner and a night at the ball game. Tri-Ed thanks all of its sponsoring vendors for their support of the Stadium Tours: ADT, Aiphone, Alarm.com, Altronix, Arecont Vision, Axis Communications, Bolide, Bosch, Canon USA, CNB, Digital Watchdog, D-Link, DSC, Exacq, FLIR, Geovision, Hikvision, Honeywell Fire Safety Americas, Inovonics, Interlogix, Kantech / Tyco, Kwikset, Legrand, Louroe, Middle Atlantic/Comnet, Monitronics, Napco, Nortek Security & Control, OpenEye, OT Systems, Panasonic, Paxton, Pelco, Primex, Rosslare, Rutherford Controls Int’l Corp., Samsung, Sentry, Sony, Vitek, and Vivotek.

“Our 2015 Stadium Tour was designed to provide customers with valuable training and great networking opportunities with our staff and supplier partners,” says James Rothstein, Tri-Ed Senior Vice President – Global Security Marketing. “The Tour was a huge success and also allowed us to show our customers how much we appreciate them.”

Tri-Ed, An Anixter Company, provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of IP video, CCTV, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cabling, and home automation products. With over 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada, Tri-Ed offers personal customer service, technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, ongoing training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program.

Contact: Erin Harrington
631.365.4517