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Purvis Industries Acquires Animas Bearing

April 6, 2015 12:23 pm | by Purvis Industries | News | Comments

The addition helps Purvis fill out its New Mexico operations and solidify its position in the region.


Gateway Safety's Glasses-To-Goggles Eyewear

April 6, 2015 12:10 pm | by Gateway Safety Gateway Safety Product Releases | Comments

Swap Mag offers users the flexibility of using it as either safety glasses or safety goggles, and acts as a powerful anti-fog product, plus the convenience of a built-in bifocal to enhance small details.

Applied Industrial Earns Five-Year GSA Contract Renewal

April 6, 2015 11:48 am | by Applied Industrial Technologies | News | Comments

It is Applied's third consecutive five-year renewal of the contract, which covers more than 350,000 products.


Arrow Electronics Acquires immixGroup

April 6, 2015 10:59 am | by Mike Hockett, Associate Editor | News | Comments

The acquisition will enhance Arrow's presence in the federal market, as immixGroup's 2014 sales to federal agencies were roughly seven times that of Arrow's.


Epicor Eclipse Distribution ERP Introduces New Levels Of Efficiency

April 6, 2015 9:42 am | by Epicor Epicor Software Product Releases | Comments

Eclipse v.9.0 features a refreshed user interface and technical innovations that foster business efficiency and productivity for distributors.

Why And How You Should Conduct A Waste Audit

April 6, 2015 9:31 am | by Michael Wilson, Vice President of Marketing, AFFLINK | Articles | Comments

Whether a waste audit is relatively simple or comprehensive, distributors can use it to achieve goals of financial savings, enhanced efficiencies, and an improved standing in the community, among others.


ISM: Manufacturing Slows In March

April 2, 2015 4:04 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | News | Comments

The latest monthly report from the Institute of Supply Management shows continued manufacturing and economic expansion, though at a weak rate.


ID's Top 5 Of The Week

April 2, 2015 1:40 pm | by Mike Hockett, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

​New roll outs from Grainger and Amazon had the industry's Internet abuzz over the past few days, while distributor thought leadership pieces on keeping a sales edge and partnering with manufacturers for growth were other big items for ID.


EIS Acquires Connect-Air International

April 2, 2015 12:17 pm | by EIS Inc. | News | Comments

Connect-Air is a North American specialty distributor of low-voltage wire and cable used in critical building applications, primarily HVAC, security, and fire alarm systems.


Rewarding Your Readership With Constant Improvement

April 2, 2015 12:03 pm | by Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director | News | Comments

In thanks for sparing some time in your busy day to visit our site or check out one of our daily newsletters, here are some of the new things we’re doing to improve the daily content mix here on Industrial Distribution.


U.S. Factory Orders Rose For First Time Since July

April 2, 2015 11:35 am | by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

The climb was a welcome development for manufacturers struggling with disappointing economic growth in major trading partners like China, Europe, and Japan.


Survey: Midsize Manufacturers More Optimistic About U.S. Economy

April 2, 2015 11:30 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A CFO survey by Prime Advantage showed 90 percent of executives believed 2015 company would match or beat last year’s totals.


Pneumatic Grommet Attaching Machine

April 2, 2015 9:52 am | by METALgrommets | Product Releases | Comments

Fully portable, the machine only weighs 15 pounds and lets the operator walk around the fabrication to attach grommets rather than constantly pulling and moving the item to the machine.

Ryan Herco Flow Solutions Acquires Engineered Machinery

April 2, 2015 9:17 am | News | Comments

Aiming to leverage EMI's advanced capabilities, Ryan Herco looks to take its value-added services offering to a new level.


Tips For Shooting Sales Videos

April 2, 2015 9:00 am | by Jim Pancero, President of Jim Pancero Inc. | Articles | Comments

So you’ve decided to incorporate video into your selling methods. Before you press record, check out these tips from sales guru Jim Pancero, president of Jim Pancero, Inc., to make your videos the best they can be.


nexAir Acquires M&A Welding Supply

April 1, 2015 1:54 pm | by nexAir | News | Comments

The acquisition doubles nexAir’s Georgia footprint and furthers its reach into the northwestern portion of the state.


Hisco Relaunches Enhanced Website

April 1, 2015 1:37 pm | by Hisco | News | Comments

Enhancements include real-time capabilities such as live chat and a feature that lets customers know how much of any item is currently in stock.


Parkland Fuel Acquires Pioneer Energy, 5 Retail Stores In ND

April 1, 2015 1:30 pm | by Parkland Fuel | News | Comments

The North Dakota Acquisition is complementary to Parkland's existing operations and extends its retail footprint into the Bismarck and Dickinson areas.


UniCarriers Americas Acquires Nissan Industrial Engine Manufacturing

April 1, 2015 1:09 pm | by UniCarriers Americas | News | Comments

The transaction represents one of several phases of UniCarriers Americas’ overall strategy to transfer the Nissan industrial engine business into the UniCarriers family.


WinWholesale Selects Vendors Of The Year

April 1, 2015 12:51 pm | by WinWholesale | News | Comments

WinWholesale Preferred Vendors were nominated based on volume sold over a period of years, being one of the leaders in growing the business, selling to a breadth of locations that buy the vendor’s type of product, and having no major issues during the past year.



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