Why Irby

Irby was founded in 1926 and is based in Jackson, Mississippi. The company has 60 + locations in 26 states. The employees of Irby serve customers with innovative products and services in four major market segments - industrial, contractor, commercial and utility.

An Irby relationship is all about giving our customers the greatest long-term value. For over 90 years, we have built our business based on our culture and commitment to customer service and integrity. Having developed loyal and stable relationships with our customers and vendors, and together with the strength of our employees, we strive to continue the same level of quality service our customers have come to expect as we build customer relationships:

  • To provide our employees opportunities for personal growth, recognition and reward, and empowerment in the continuous improvement process
  • To provide our shareholders with a fair return on their investment through consistent growth and increasing market share, constant improvement in resource management, and an ongoing commitment to the continuous improvement process
  • To be responsible and involved citizens of our communities, both corporately and personally, utilizing our time and resources
Member of a global industry leader
Irby is a member of the Sonepar Group, the world’s largest privately-held electrical distributor. The Sonepar Group is present in more than 41 countries with approximately 2,300 locations and 36,000 employees. To learn more about the Sonepar Group and Sonepar USA, please visit Sonepar.com and Sonepar-USA.com.