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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 11, 2006
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|ITEM 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure|
The following press release regarding the release of Second Quarter 2006 financial results was issued by the Company on October 11, 2006:
SYSTEMAX DELAYS REPORTING OF SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
PORT WASHINGTON, NY, October 11, 2006 Systemax Inc. (NYSE:SYX), a leading distributor and manufacturer of PC hardware, related computer products and industrial products in North America and Europe, announced today that although it is working diligently to complete the process necessary to report its second quarter results it has not yet completed this process. The Company will report its second quarter results as soon as this process is completed.
The Company had previously announced, in a press release dated August 29, 2006, that it anticipated reporting its second quarter results in approximately six weeks.
Systemax Inc. (wwwsystemax.com) utilizes an integrated system of branded e-commerce web sites, direct mail catalogs and relationship marketers to sell PC hardware, related computer products and industrial products in North America and Europe. Systemax is a Fortune 1000 company.
This press release contains forward-looking statements about the Company's performance. These statements are based on management's estimates, assumptions and projections and are not guarantees of future performance. The Company assumes no obligation to update these statements. Actual results may differ materially from results expressed or implied in these statements as the result of risks, uncertainties and other factors including, but not limited to: (a) unanticipated variations in sales volume, (b) economic conditions and exchange rates, (c) actions by competitors, (d) the continuation of key vendor relationships, (e) the ability to maintain satisfactory loan agreements with lenders, (f) risks associated with the delivery of merchandise to customers utilizing common carriers, (g) the operation of the Company's management information systems, and (h) unanticipated legal and administrative proceedings. Please refer to the Forward Looking Statements section contained in Item 7 of the Company's Form 10-K for a more detailed explanation of the inherent limitations in such forward-looking statements.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
By: /s/ Steven Goldschein
Name: Steven Goldschein
Title: Senior Vice President and CFO
Dated: October 11, 2006