Representing electronic hardware manufacturing products, electronic components, printed circuit, and production supplies, EMX will now act as Techspray's stocking master distributor for Canada.
The directory is an ideal resource for connecting with the top decision-makers of the global power transmission/motion control industry.
Cooper Electric Supply has purchased Philadelphia-based Ciro Electrical Supply, while Crawford Electric has purchased Dallas, TX-based Trinity Electric.
By combining technical expertise, an expanded offering of products, and an emphasis on acquiring well-managed companies, United Distribution Group has grown to become a powerhouse distributor serving the oil, gas, mining, and a variety of diversified industries. But the main reason for UDG’s success is its focus on customer service.
Airgas adds the Alabama-based industrial gas and welding supply distributor's four locations and 30 associates.
An eight to nine year expansion project will increase the company's distribution center in High Point, NC to nearly 300,000 feet, while daily orders have already ramped up.
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Built for strength, toughness and durability, the P1 is ideally suited for use in construction sites, steel plants, foundries, forges, fabrication shops, chemical plants, and other extreme environments.
General machinery sales in the Americas helped boost NSK's Industrial Machinery segment almost 14 percent in the year.
The 30,000 square foot branch will serve 16 counties in the state.
The fifth annual Women in Manufacturing summit will be held in Minneapolis September 23 – September 25. This annual event is geared toward women who have chosen careers in manufacturing and want to share perspectives and network with others in the industry.
With sales reportedly doubling each month so far in 2015, the company's expansion investment is something to keep an eye on.
Epicor Software and Epicor Retail Solutions will soon be separated into two private-owned companies under Apax Partners.
Grainger has provided updates on its new Qualified Safety Sales Professionals, which have pushed the company's total to 80 company-wide.
The Minneapolis-based distributor of industrial fluid handling and spray finishing equipment and systems has promoted its CFO to lead the company.
Along with versatility and performance gain, CC-GRIND-SOLID reduces dust emissions, noise and vibration by 50 percent or more.
The new brand, supported by 500 employees, will serve original equipment manufacturers, industrial production plants, and infrastructure facilities throughout the world.
A deeper analysis by the PTDA shows distributors reported more positive business activity and new orders in Q1 2015 than manufacturers, a notable change from the same period in 2014.
April's port volume was up only 8.1 percent year-over-year, compared to March's 33 percent spike following the tentative West Coast port labor deal.