MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc.

Headquarters: Melville, NY, United States

Founded: New York, NY 1941

Employees: 6,372

CEO: Mr. Erik David Gershwind

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Market Cap

$4.31 Billion

USD as of Jan. 1, 2023

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Detailed Description

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. Its MRO products include cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock products, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. The company offers approximately 1.9 million stock-keeping units through its catalogs and brochures; e-commerce channels, including its Website,; inventory management solutions; and call-centers and branches. It operates through a distribution network of 28 branch offices, 11 customer fulfilment centers, and seven regional inventory centers. The company serves individual machine shops, Fortune 1000 manufacturing companies, and government agencies, as well as manufacturers of various sizes. MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.

Stocks & Indices

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. has the following listings and related stock indices.

Stock: NYSE: MSM

Stock: FSX: 98M

Key People

Founder(s): Sidney Jacobson

Mitchell Jacobson, Chairman Erik Gershwind, President & CEO Rustom Jillia, E VP & CFO Doug Jones, E VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer Steve Baruch, E VP, Strategy & Marketing Kari Heerdt, SVP & Chief People Officer Charles Bonomo, SVP & CIO


Revenue: $2.863 billion USD (2016)

Net income: $231 million USD (2016)



75 Maxess Road

Melville, NY 11747

United States

Phone: 516 812 2000