Systemax Inc.
Sep 17, 2012

Global Industrial Web Site Wins Coveted B2B Standard of Excellence Award from Web Marketing Association


The Global Industrial (

website was awarded the 2012 Standard of Excellence for Outstanding

Achievement in Web Development award for B2B by the Web Marketing

Association (WMA).

Global Industrial is an industry leader providing private label and

brand name industrial equipment and supplies to businesses throughout

North America. With more than 600,000 industrial and business products

sold through its website, corporate sales people and full color

catalogs, Global is constantly increasing its product offering to meet

the diverse needs of its customers.

"Our team has worked hard to create an innovative website that is easy

to use and navigate, while providing information and advanced account

management tools that are crucial to our customers," said Bob Dooley,

President of Global Industrial. "We are pleased to receive this

recognition from the WMA."

Global Industrial was judged among more than 2000 sites from 96

industries in this 16th annual international WebAward Competition.

Entries were judged on a strict criteria for excellence in design,

innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copywriting and ease of

use. Winners are recognized for achieving the standard of excellence for

which all web sites should strive.

Global Industrial also offers tablet and mobile friendly sites for its

customers that provide a host of account management tools for ease of

use and complete functionality while on the go.

About Global Industrial

Global Equipment Company (d/b/a Global Industrial) (

is a wholly owned subsidiary of Systemax Inc. Global carries over

600,000 industrial, material handling and business products for Fortune

1000 companies, small businesses, institutions and government agencies.

About Systemax Inc.

Systemax Inc. (,

a Fortune 1000 company, sells personal computers, computer components

and supplies, consumer electronics and industrial products through a

system of branded e-commerce web sites, retail stores, relationship

marketers and direct mail catalogs in North America and Europe. The

primary brands are TigerDirect, CompUSA, Circuit City, MISCO, WStore and

Global Industrial.

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Source: Global Equipment Company

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