The latest news from Irby.
July 10, 2018 - "Home Run" for Rural America in Irby - Biarri Networks Partnership
Irby named Biarri Networks as its fiber optic design and engineering partner following an extensive selection process with the key criteria being cultural fit, contribution to the industry, and a proven history of innovation in the telecom sector.
May 31, 2018 - supplyFORCE Recognizes Irby as the 2018 TCO Excellence Award Recipient
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar, is excited to have been chosen by supplyFORCE as the 2018 TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) Excellence Award Recipient.
June 01, 2017 - Irby Expands Mobile Dielectric Testing
Irby Company, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, is pleased to announce that Brad Thomas, formerly of Tex Onsite Inc., has joined the Irby Team effective June 1, 2017.
April 28, 2017 - Irby Opens its Industry Leading 5th Dielectric Rubber Goods Testing Lab
Irby Opens its Industry Leading 5th Dielectric Rubber Goods Testing Lab. New facility strategically located to serve customers in the Mountain and Western United States.
April 12, 2017 - Irby Celebrates a New Facility in Oklahoma City, OK
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, held the ribbon cutting of its new facility on Wednesday, April 5, located at 5500 SW 29th Street in Oklahoma City, OK.
February 27, 2017 - Irby Testing Laboratory in West Boylston, MA Earns NAIL Certification!
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, has earned accreditation from the Association of North American Independent Laboratories (NAIL) for our West Boylston, MA, testing laboratory.
December 15, 2016 - Irby recently celebrated its 75th anniversary with Rockwell Automation
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, recently celebrated its 75th anniversary with Rockwell Automation.
October 01, 2016 - Irby West Monroe Weathers a Major Storm
On March 9, 2016, Monroe, LA was hit by a catastrophic storm causing major damage to the Irby branch in West Monroe, LA. The Lighting Showroom, Counter area, Offices, and Warehouse were all affected.
September 22, 2016 - Irby Holds 10th Annual "Just Shoot It" Event In Texas
"Just Shoot It" began 10 years ago as an annual sporting clay tournament where Irby Fort Worth employees and customers came together for an afternoon of fun and fellowship.
June 27, 2016 - Irby Celebrates 90 Years
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, recently celebrated its 90th anniversary. Irby was founded in 1926, by Stuart C. Irby, in Jackson, MS. Acquired by Sonepar in 2005, Irby is still headquartered in Jackson, with 65 locations in 25 states.
June 23, 2016 - Irby is Named the City of Jackson's Business of the Quarter - July 2016
The City of Jackson (MS) recently recognized Irby as the third quarter 2016 "Business of the Quarter", with Mayor Tony T. Yarber making a special presentation during Irby's 90 year anniversary celebration.
February 16, 2016 - Irby Donates to Public Power National Lineworkers Rodeo Field
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, has made a generous donation of materials valued at more than $10,000 for the 2016 Public Power National Lineworkers Rodeo Field located in Shakopee, MN.
February 16, 2016 - Irby Opens a New Utility Location in Houston, TX
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, recently opened a 28,000 sq. ft. facility in Houston, TX after being awarded the CenterPoint Energy Integrated Supply Agreement.
December 08, 2015 - Irby Donates Over $378K to United Way and The Salvation Army
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, proudly pledged over $378,000 to United Way and The Salvation Army on December 4, 2015.
September 14, 2015 - Irby Acquires Electrical Test Labs of Georgia, Inc.
Irby Company has announced the acquisition of Electrical Test Labs of Georgia, Inc. (ELTG) located in Lake Park, GA.
May 13, 2015 - Irby Announces a New Utility Branch Located In Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
Irby has announced a new branch location in Mt. Pleasant, MI located at 5846 Venture Way, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.
December 08, 2014 - Irby - Tulsa, Oklahoma Celebrates 30 Years
Irby - Tulsa, celebrated its 30th anniversary on October 29, 2014, by hosting a dinner for past and present employees as well as key vendors that have been with Irby Tulsa since the day the doors opened.
July 31, 2014 - Irby Expands into Knoxville, TN
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, held the ribbon cutting of its new facility on Thursday, July 31.
March 26, 2014 - Irby Donates Over $90K in Electrical Supplies to Habitat for Humanity
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, has proudly donated over $90,000.00 worth of electrical supplies to Rutherford County Area Habitat for Humanity in Tennessee. These supplies will be utilized for new homes as well as in the ReStore.
March 19, 2014 - Irby Donates to Salvation Army After Fire Destroys Jackson, MS Facility
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, is known as a compassionate company taking on numerous charities during its 88 years in business. One of its long time charities, the Jackson Salvation Army, was recently destroyed by fire. Many in the Jackson community relied on this store to get clothes, furniture, appliances, etc. Irby encouraged employees to make a contribution of any size to help restock the new facility.
October 30, 2013 - Irby Builds a New Facility in Chattanooga, TN
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, held the ribbon cutting of its new facility on Friday, October 25 at noon.
July 15, 2013 - Irby Opens a New Facility in El Dorado, AR
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, held the ribbon cutting of its new facility on Tuesday, June 25 at noon. The new facility is located at 2405 W. Hillsboro, El Dorado, AR.
June 08, 2012 - Irby is proud to announce the grand opening of its new facility in Jackson, MS.
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, is proud to announce the grand opening of its new facility in Jackson, MS.
January 18, 2012 - Employees mourn the loss of Stuart M. Irby.
Employees of the Irby Company, headquartered in Jackson, MS, join with countless others today mourning the loss of Stuart M. Irby.
December 09, 2011 - Irby Acquires Treadway Electric
Irby, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, today signed an agreement to acquire the assets of Treadway Electric of Little Rock, AR effective January 1, 2012.
May 26, 2011 - Electrical Distributor Irby Breaks Ground on New Retail Space
Governor Haley Barbour, officials from Irby, a Jackson, Miss.- based electrical distributor, and local officials gathered today for a groundbreaking ceremony atthe site of the company's new retail space and state-of-the-art distribution center in downtown Jackson, Miss.
August 06, 2010 - Irby Recognized as Siemens 2009 Eagle Award Winner
Irby, Co. Electrical Distributor, a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, was recently awarded recognition in their Chattanooga, Tennessee, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Mobile, Alabama branch locations as Siemens 2009 Eagle Award winners.
March 22, 2010 - Irby Donates Supplies to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
Irby, Co., a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, showed its support to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition by donating electrical supplies to the home of Hattiesburg, Mississippi's "hometown hero", Sherman Heathcock.