WCC - 06-18-2012 - Conney Acquisition
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 18, 2012
WESCO International, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission file number 001-14989
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
225 West Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Regulation FD Disclosure.
The information in this Item 7.01 is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. The information in this Item 7.01 shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
A slide presentation to be used by senior management of WESCO International, Inc. (“WESCO”) in connection with its discussions with investors regarding the definitive agreement described in Item 8.01 below is included in Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is being furnished in accordance with Regulation FD of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On June 18, 2012, WESCO announced that through its operating subsidiary WESCO Distribution, Inc., it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Conney Safety Products, LLC, a premier distributor of MRO safety products headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin. Closing is expected to occur in July 2012. A copy of the press release issued by WESCO on June 18, 2012 is filed as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report and is incorporated herein by reference.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 Slide Presentation.
Exhibit 99.2 Press Release, dated June 18, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
June 18, 2012
WESCO INTERNATIONAL, INC.
/s/ Kenneth S. Parks
Kenneth S. Parks
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer