"Anixter International Inc." Posts

Wesco, Anixter Merger Creates $17 Billion Distributor

Wesco acquires Anixter for $4.5 billion, beating out private equity firm CD&R in a bidding war for the data communications, security, wire & cable distributor.

Anixter Buyout Bidding War: Wesco, CB&R Battle for Distributor

Anixter buyout bidding war: Private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) vs. distributor Wesco. Timeline & acquisition bids for Anixter distribution business. Wesco has highest bid as of January 9.

5 Channel Partner Updates: Monday 06 January 2020

Today’s channel partner news involves Cumulus Networks, Juniper Networks’ Gordon Mackintosh, HPE, Informatica’s Amit Walia, LogMeIn, Sophos, TeamLogic IT, Veeam Software’s Danny Allen, Zscaler & more.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: Thursday 26 December 2019

Today’s channel partner news involves Alibaba Cloud vs AWS; private equity acquires Anixter International; Aporeto Zero Trust Security; CD&R, Palo Alto Networks; S4 Inc. and more.

Private Equity Acquires Network, Security Distributor Anixter

Private equity firm CD&R acquires network and security solutions distributor Anixter International for $3.8 billion. Ingram Micro & Tech Data may also remain private equity targets.