Systemax Inc. is a direct marketer of brand name and private label products. The Company’s sales operations are organized in two reportable business segments: Technology Products and Industrial Products. Technology Products segment sells products categorized as Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Consumer Electronics (CE). These products include computers, computer supplies and consumer electronics which are marketed in North America, Puerto Rico and Europe. Industrial Products segment sells a wide array of industrial products and supplies categorized as Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) which are marketed in North America. As of December 31, 2013, the Company employed a total of approximately 5,100 employees, of whom 3,500 were in North America and 1,600 were in Europe and Asia.