Graybar is a leader in the distribution of high quality electrical, communications, and data networking products, and specializes in related supply chain management and logistics services. Through its network of 290 North American distribution facilities, it stocks and sells products from thousands of manufacturers, helping its customers power, network, and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence, and efficiency. At the Graybar Innovation Lab, Graybar collaborates with students and faculty from the University of Illinois to develop industry-leading digital capabilities that strengthen its position in the supply chain. It also provides a unique opportunity for students to learn more about Graybar and the wholesale distribution industry, as the innovation lab hires full and part-time positions for undergraduate and graduate students.
Graybar Innovation Lab at Research Park
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Graybar Innovation Lab in the Media
- Graybar Innovation Lab’s site director Todd Hart was interviewed on an episode of the IdeaScale Nation Podcast – Graybar: Shifting the Mindset from Incremental to Breakthrough Innovation.
Positions and Skills at Graybar Innovation Lab
- Graybar has offered an innovation lab, and market intelligence analyst internship.
- Graybar hires undergraduates from Sophomore to Seniors and students in Masters programs.