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Published on 4/27/2008

AWC eUpdate Newsletter April 2008

Visit AWC at the National Electrical Wire Expo

National Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo Logo

Allied Wire and Cable will once again exhibit at the National Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo in Milwaukee, WI. The 2008 Expo takes place Wednesday, May 21 from 9am - 4pm and Thursday, May 22 from 9am - 3pm at the Midwest Airlines Center in Milwaukee.

The annual Expo highlights new products and services that have developed within the wire processing industry. Over 100 suppliers and service companies in the wire and cable industry will be in attendance. Live seminars will also be given throughout the two day event.

AWC will be showing at booth #1251, so be sure to visit us and pick up a copy of our new catalog. Personnel from AWC's Wisconsin branch, including Hans Nelson, Joe Landers and Pete Zieman will be at the display.


Manufacturer Price Increase Alert

Wire Price Increase Alert

Two major manufacturers have announced price increases for the months of April/May.

General Cable/Carol Electronics: April 28, 2008. The increase, an average of 4-7%, will affect their Carol Brand of Cord, Cordset, Industrial Flex, and Electronics.
Belden: May 5, 2008. The average increase will be 3-5%.

AWC Supplies Self-Laminating Wire Markers

Wire Markers

Allied Wire and Cable now offers a line of write-on wire markers made of clear industrial vinyl. The product accepts marker, pen, pencil, printer or rubber stamp and is perfect for easily marking electrical wire and cable.

For product specifications visit Wire Markers Spec or Request a Quote.


Updates to Allied's Blog

AWC Corporate Blog

Recently Allied Wire and Cable, in conjunction with Probaris, Inc., provided a grant to an elementary school in Woodbine, NJ that brought to them a traveling exhibit called the Earth Balloon. Click here to read more.

Our wire and cable ends up in just about every place and application you can possibly imagine. Now, Allied is going to share some stories of where our products end up! Check out our latest entries:



Copper Prices


- Click here to see the history of Camden Copper
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