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January 16, 2018: Events Calendar: Anixter International Inc. Announces Its Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Call and Upcoming Conference Participation

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GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release fourth quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange, and will host a conference call with investors beginning at 9:30 a.m. central time. The call will be available as a live audio webcast and can be accessed at the investor relations portion of Anixter's website at www.anixter.com/investor.

Dial-in numbers for the call are as follows:

U.S. / Canada toll-free: (833) 235-7649

International: (647) 689-4538

Conference ID: 448 1308

A replay of the call will be available at www.anixter.com/investor for 15 days following the call.

In addition, on Monday, February 26, 2018, Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the JP Morgan 2018 Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference. The formal presentation, which will not be webcast, is scheduled for 4:40 p.m. eastern time and the slide presentation can be accessed at www.anixter.com/investor.

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SECTION 1 ANIXTER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED PROFILE

SECTION 2 PRESS RELEASES: 2018

SECTION 3 PRESS RELEASES: 2017

SECTION 4 OTHER NEWS: 2017

SECTION 5 OTHER NEWS: 2015

SECTION 6 ANIXTER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED TOP MANAGEMENT

SECTION 1 ANIXTER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED PROFILE

1.1 ACTIVITIES

Anixter International Limited engages in the distribution of communication products, electrical and electronic wire and cable, and fasteners and other inventory parts to original equipment manufacturers. The company was incorporated in 1988 and is based in Uxbridge, the United Kingdom. Anixter International Limited operates as a subsidiary of Eurinvest B.V.

1.2 SUMMARY

Fiscal Year End: 01 Jan 2016

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Website: http://www.anixter.co.uk

SECTION 2 PRESS RELEASES: 2018

January 16: Events Calendar: Anixter International Inc. Announces Its Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Call and Upcoming Conference Participation

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release fourth quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange, and will host a conference call with investors beginning at 9:30 a.m. central time. The call will be available as a live audio webcast and can be accessed at the investor relations portion of Anixter's website at www.anixter.com/investor.

Dial-in numbers for the call are as follows:

U.S. / Canada toll-free: (833) 235-7649

International: (647) 689-4538

Conference ID: 448 1308

A replay of the call will be available at www.anixter.com/investor for 15 days following the call.

In addition, on Monday, February 26, 2018, Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the JP Morgan 2018 Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference. The formal presentation, which will not be webcast, is scheduled for 4:40 p.m. eastern time and the slide presentation can be accessed at www.anixter.com/investor.

Source: Company Website

SECTION 3 PRESS RELEASES: 2017

October 24: Anixter International Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

Third Quarter Highlights

Record third quarter sales of $2.0 billion, up 3.1% YOY Strong growth in UPS segment, up 11.0%, 10.5% on an organic basis Hurricanes and earthquakes negatively impacted sales GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) today reported sales of $2.0 billion for the quarter ended September 29, 2017, a 3.1% increase compared to the prior year quarter. Organic sales increased 1.5% year-over-year, excluding the impact of the following items:

$19.9 million favorable impact from the higher average price of copper $11.1 million favorable impact from the fluctuation in foreign currencies Both the current and prior year quarters had 63 billing days.

All commentary in this release reflects results from continuing operations unless otherwise noted. Please refer to the tables at the end of this release for the reconciliations from our reported results prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP to the non-GAAP measures.

Net income of $37.6 million includes amortization of intangible assets, as well as acquisition and integration costs, which combined had a $9.9 million pre-tax and $6.6 million after-tax impact. Prior year third quarter net income of $40.3 million included amortization of intangible assets, acquisition and integration costs, and a favorable tax benefit, which combined had a $9.9 million pre-tax and $6.0 million after-tax impact. Excluding the impacts of the above items, adjusted net income of $44.2 million compares to third quarter 2016 adjusted net income of $46.3 million.

Diluted earnings per share of $1.11 compares to $1.20, and adjusted diluted earnings per share of $1.30 compares to $1.38, both versus the prior year quarter.

Current quarter adjusted EBITDA of $102.7 million, or 5.1% of sales, compares to $108.2 million, or 5.5% of sales, in the prior year quarter.

Year-to-date cash flow from operations was $110.1 million.

October 10: Events Calendar: Anixter International Inc. Announces Its Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Call and Upcoming Investor Conference Participation

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release third quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange, and will host a conference call with investors beginning at 9:30 a.m. central time. The call will be available as a live audio webcast and can be accessed at the investor relations portion of Anixter's website at www.anixter.com/investor.

Dial-in numbers for the call are as follows:

U.S. / Canada toll-free: (833) 235-7649

International: (647) 689-4538

Conference ID: 8484 8339

A replay of the call will be available at www.anixter.com/investor for 15 days following the call.

Anixter also plans to participate in the following investor conferences:

On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Bob Eck, Chief Executive Officer, and Bill Galvin, President and Chief Operating Officer, will participate in the 2017 Baird Global Industrial Conference in Chicago, IL. The formal presentation is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. central time.

On Thursday, December 7, 2017, Mr. Galvin and Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in Imperial Capital's 14th Annual Security Investor Conference in New York, NY. The formal presentation is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. eastern time.

Both presentations will be webcast and can be accessed at www.anixter.com/investor.

Source: Company Website

July 25: Anixter International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

Diluted EPS of $1.18 from continuing operations, up 90% versus $0.62 in 2Q16

Adjusted diluted EPS of $1.36 from continuing operations, up 3% versus $1.32 in 2Q16

Second Quarter Highlights

Record second quarter sales of $2.0 billion, up 2.3% YOY, reflecting growth in all regions Organic sales increased 2.6%, driven by 15.8% growth in UPS segment Generated strong cash flow of $137.1 million YTD GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) today reported sales of $2.0 billion for the quarter ended June 30, 2017, a 2.3% increase compared to the prior year quarter. Organic sales increased 2.6% year-over-year, excluding the impact of the following items:

$13.8 million favorable impact from the higher average price of copper $18.2 million unfavorable impact from the fluctuation in foreign currencies Both the current and prior year quarters had 64 billing days.

All commentary in this release reflects results from continuing operations unless otherwise noted. Please refer to the tables at the end of this release for the reconciliations from our reported results prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP to the non-GAAP measures.

Net income of $40.1 million includes amortization of intangible assets expense of $9.0 million pre-tax and $6.1 million after-tax. Net income of $20.8 million in the second quarter of 2016 included amortization of intangible assets, as well as a UK pension settlement, Latin America bad debt provision, a restructuring charge, and acquisition and integration costs, which combined had a $33.7 million pre-tax and $23.4 million after-tax impact.

Excluding the impact of the above items, second quarter 2017 adjusted net income of $46.2 million increased 4.3% versus the prior year adjusted net income of $44.2 million.

Diluted earnings per share of $1.18 compares to $0.62, and adjusted diluted earnings per share of $1.36 compares to $1.32, both versus the prior year quarter.

Adjusted EBITDA of $103.2 million, or 5.2% of sales, compares to prior year adjusted EBITDA of $101.8 million, or 5.2% of sales and first quarter 2017 adjusted EBITDA of $89.5 million, or 4.7% of sales.

Strong year-to-date cash flow from operations of $137.1 million was driven by ongoing working capital improvements.

May 30: Anixter International Inc. Announces Appointment of William A. Galvin as President and Chief Operating Officer

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) today announced that William A. Galvin has been promoted to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer by its Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2017.

Mr. Galvin, age 54, currently Executive Vice President - Network and Security Solutions, has been with the Company for 29 years. In this role since 2012, Mr. Galvin has led this market-leading global business driving a significant expansion of the value-added supply chain services, and more recently, the strategic integration of the Tri-Ed Security Products acquisition. Prior to his current role, he held the position of Executive Vice President - North America and EMEA, Network and Security Solutions, preceded by positions of increasing responsibility across the Sales and Marketing organizations.

Commenting on this appointment, Robert J. Eck, Chief Executive Officer, said, "The appointment of Bill Galvin to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer is a result of the Company's growth and expansion into new markets and product lines in recent years. Bill's outstanding track record at Anixter has demonstrated that he possesses the qualities and experience necessary to lead the larger organization to continued success."

The Anixter Board of Directors has also approved the promotion of William C. Geary II to replace Mr. Galvin as Executive Vice President - Network and Security Solutions. Mr. Geary, age 47, currently Senior Vice President - International, Network and Security Solutions, has been with Anixter for 22 years. Geary demonstrated strong leadership in this role and in previous leadership roles including President of Accu-Tech. "I have worked closely with Bill for over 10 years and know the passion and drive that he brings to the business will allow him to lead a successful business to even greater levels of performance," commented Bill Galvin.

Sam Zell, Chairman of the Anixter Board of Directors, said, "Anixter has always been a company with extremely strong leadership.

April 11: Events Calendar: Anixter International Inc. Announces Its First Quarter 2017 Earnings Call and Upcoming Investor Conference Participation

Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release first quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange, and will host a conference call with investors beginning at 9:30 a.m. central time. The call will be available as a live audio webcast and can be accessed at the investor relations portion of Anixter's website at www.anixter.com/investor.

Dial-in numbers for the call are as follows:

U.S. / Canada toll-free: (877) 201-0168

International: (647) 788-4901

Conference ID: 9755 2427

A replay of the call will be available at www.anixter.com/investor for 15 days following the call.

Anixter also plans to participate in the following upcoming investor conferences:

On Tuesday, May 9, Anixter will participate in the Wells Fargo Securities 2017 Industrials Conference in New York, NY. Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President and CFO, is scheduled to present at 8:35 a.m. eastern time. A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed at www.anixter.com/investor. On Wednesday, May 31, Anixter will participate in the KeyBanc Capital Markets 2017 Industrial, Automotive & Transportation Conference in Boston, MA. There is no formal presentation and the event will not be webcast.

Source: Company Website

January 31: Anixter International Limited: Anixter International Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results

Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) today reported sales of $1.9 billion for the quarter ended December 30, 2016, a 3.2% increase compared to the prior year quarter. Organic sales increased 4.0% year-over-year excluding the impact of the following items:

$6.1 million favorable impact from the higher average price of copper $20.3 million unfavorable impact from the fluctuation in foreign currencies The current quarter had 62 billing days, compared to 61 billing days in the fourth quarter of 2015, which ended on January 1, 2016. Excluding the favorable impact from one additional billing day, organic sales increased 2.3% versus prior year.

All commentary in this release reflects results from continuing operations unless otherwise noted. Please refer to the tables at the end of this release for the reconciliations from our reported results prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP to the Non-GAAP measures.

Net income of $36.8 million includes amortization of intangible assets and acquisition and integration costs of $9.8 million pre-tax and $7.6 million after-tax. Net income of $5.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 includes amortization of intangible assets, acquisition and integration costs, restructuring charge, Latin America bad debt provision, write-off of deferred financing costs, foreign exchange loss from devaluation of foreign currencies, loss on extinguishment of debt and an unfavorable tax expense, which combined had a $29.8 million pre-tax and $29.5 million after-tax impact.

Excluding the impact of the above items, fourth quarter of 2016 adjusted net income of $44.4 million compares to $35.0 million in the prior year quarter, a 26.1% increase.

Diluted earnings per share of $1.09 compares to $0.17, and adjusted diluted earnings per share of $1.31 compares to $1.05, both versus prior year quarter.

Adjusted EBITDA of $101.7 million, or 5.4% of sales, compares to prior year adjusted EBITDA of $101.8 million, or 5.5% of sales.

"We are pleased to report the strongest organic growth rate in our Network and Security Solutions segment since the third quarter of 2011, driven by strength in our North America and Europe geographies and our security business.

January 17: Events Calendar: Anixter International Limited: Anixter International Announces Its Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Call and Upcoming Investor Conference Participation

Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release fourth quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange and will host a conference call with investors beginning at 9:30 a.m. central time. The call will be available as a live audio webcast and can be accessed at the investor relations portion of Anixter's website at www.anixter.com/investor.

SECTION 4 OTHER NEWS: 2017

December 07: Anixter to Share Smart Building Technology Insights on Science Channel

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) announced today it will provide an update on smart building technology on a new Science Channel series, Tomorrow's World Today.

Tomorrow's World Today is a new technology-inspired television program dedicated to exploring topics such as sustainability, educating viewers on new technology, and showcasing worldwide concepts around innovation. Tomorrow's World Today will air on the Science Channel in May 2018.

Aymon DeMauro, VP Branded Content Distribution at Discovery Communications remarked, "We are thrilled Anixter will share with viewers unique insight into what technologies make up a smart building and how the efficiencies gained in smart buildings can lead to better productivity, improved sustainability, greater cost savings and even happier occupants."

Anixter will discuss smart building applications including intelligent lighting, access control, video surveillance, facial recognition and other technologies that can be utilized in any environment whether it is in a commercial building, theme park, stadium or classroom. Anixter representatives were on hand in the Anixter Infrastructure Solutions Laboratory with Discovery reporter, Tamara Krinsky of Tomorrow's World Today, for a guided tour illustrating what smart building technology looks like today and how it is evolving for the future.

Anixter CEO, Bob Eck commented, "As a company that is passionate about STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education, we are honored and excited to be selected to speak on the topic of smart building technology on Tomorrow's World Today.

SECTION 5 OTHER NEWS: 2015

August 18: Anixter International Inc. Announces Completion of a $350 Million Senior Note Offering by Anixter Inc.

[Company Release]

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2015-- Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) announced today that its wholly-owned operating subsidiary, Anixter Inc., completed the previously announced sale of $350 million of 5.50% senior notes due 2023. Anixter International Inc. fully and unconditionally guarantees the notes, which are unsecured obligations of Anixter Inc.

Anixter intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to fund a portion of the consideration for the previously announced acquisition of HD Supply's Power Solutions business. If the acquisition agreement is terminated, or the acquisition otherwise does not close, at any time on or prior to January 15, 2016, the notes will be subject to a special mandatory redemption, at a redemption price equal to 100% of the initial issue price of the notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest. Prior to closing the acquisition, Anixter may use the net proceeds to make short-term liquid investments at its discretion.

The notes were sold in the United States to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act.

SECTION 6 ANIXTER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED TOP MANAGEMENT

Robert J. Eck, CEO

Robert J. Eck, 53, Director of the Company since 2008; President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since July 2008; Executive Vice-President - Chief Operating Officer of the Company from September 2007 to July 2008; Executive Vice President - Enterprise Cabling and Security Solutions from 2004 to 2007 and Senior Vice President - Physical Security Products and Integrated Supply in 2003 of Anixter Inc.

Ted A. Dosch, CFO

Ted A. Dosch, 52, Executive Vice-President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the Company since July 2011; Senior Vice-President - Global Finance of the Company from January 2009 to June 2011; Corporate Vice President - Global Productivity at Whirlpool Corporation from April 2008 to January 2009; CFO - North America and Vice President - Maytag Integration at Whirlpool Corporation from November 2006 to March 2008; Corporate Vice President - Maytag Integration Team at Whirlpool Corporation from January 2006 to October 2006; Corporate Controller at Whirlpool Corporation from September 2004 to December 2005; CFO - North America at Whirlpool Corporation from November 1999 to August 2004. Mr. Dosch also currently serves on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity International.

Linda Walker Bynoe, Director

Linda Walker Bynoe, 59, Director of the Company since 2006; President and Chief Executive Officer of Telemat Ltd. since 1995, a project management and consulting firm; Director of Simon Property Group, Inc., Prudential Retail Mutual Funds, Northern Trust Corporation and Trustee of Equity Residential; former director of Dynegy Inc., AM-CH, Inc. and Citi Street Funds, Inc.

Stuart M. Sloan, Director

Stuart M. Sloan, 68, Director of the Company since 1994; a Principal since 1984 of Sloan Capital Companies, a private investment company; Director of J. Crew Group, Inc.; former director of Clearwire Corporation and Rite Aid Corporation.

Matthew Zell, Director

Matthew Zell, 45, Director of the Company since 2001; Managing Director since 2001 of Equity Group Investments, L.L.C., a private investment company; President from 1990 to 2001 of Prometheus Technologies, Inc. and its predecessor, an information technology consulting firm; Director of Desarrolladora Homex S.A. de C.V. Mr. Zell is the son of Samuel Zell.

Melvyn N. Klein, Director

Melvyn N. Klein, 70, Director of the Company since 1985; President of JAKK Holding Corp., the managing general partner of the investment partnership GKH Partners, L.P., from 1987 until 2008; Founder, Melvyn N. Klein Interests; Attorney and counselor-at-law since 1968; Director of Harberr, Inc. and JAKK Holding Corp.

Robert W. Grubbs, Jr., Director

Robert W. Grubbs, Jr., 55, Director of the Company since 1997; President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company from 1998 to 2008; President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixter Inc., a subsidiary of the Company, from 1994 to 2008.

Samuel Zell, Director

Samuel Zell, 70, Director of the Company since 1984, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company since 1985; Chairman of Equity Group Investments, L.L.C., a private investment company, since 1999 and its President since 2006; Chairman of the Board of Tribune Company, a diversified media company, since December 2007 and its Chief Executive Officer from December 2007 to December 2009 (in December 2008, the Tribune Company filed for protection under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code); trustee and Chairman of the Board of Trustees from October 1996 until its sale in February, 2007, Chief Executive Officer from April 2002 to April 2003 and President from April 2002 until November 2002 of Equity Office Properties Trust, an equity real estate investment trust primarily focused on office buildings; Chairman of the Board since September 2005, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from July 2002 until December 2004, and Director from 1999 until 2004 of Covanta Holding Corporation (previously known as Danielson Holding Corporation), a waste-to-energy and specialty insurance services company. For more than the past five years Mr. Zell has been Chairman of the Board of Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc., an equity real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the ownership and operation of manufactured home resort communities; Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Equity Residential, an equity real estate investment trust that owns and operates multi-family residential properties; and Chairman of the Board of Capital Trust, Inc., a specialized finance company. Mr. Zell is the father of Matthew Zell.

Frederic F. Brace, Director

Frederic F. Brace, 54, Director of the Company since 2009; Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2002 to 2008; Senior Vice President from 1999 to 2001 and various other management positions since 1988 of UAL Corporation, an air transportation company (in December 2002, UAL Corporation filed for protection under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code); Director of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; former director of Bearing Point, a consulting firm and Sirva, Inc.

F. Philip Handy, Director

F. Philip Handy, 67, Director of the Company since 1986; a private investor; Chief Executive Officer since 2001 of Strategic Industries, LLC, a diversified global manufacturing enterprise; Director of Owens Corning, Inc.; former director of WCI and Rewards Network Inc.

Lord James Blyth, Director

Lord James Blyth, 71, Director of the Company since 1995; Vice Chairman of Middlebrook Pharmaceuticals Inc. since 2008; Chairman from 2000 to 2008 of Diageo plc, a beverage company; Senior Advisor since 2007, Vice Chairman from 2004 to 2007 and Partner from 2002 to 2004 of Greenhill and Co. Inc., an investment bank.

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