For over 100 years Industrial Distribution has been the leading source for thousands of distribution sales and management professionals as they look for the latest industry news and in-depth analysis of current distribution trends. A diverse audience of distributors, wholesalers, and resellers of industrial MRO products turn to ID‘s bi-monthly print magazine, website and e-newsletters for the latest news, merger and acquisition data, distributor profiles, business management tips, best practices, new products, video and more. Formerly a Reed Business Information brand, Industrial Distribution has been part of Advantage Business Media since 2010.
Eric Wixom has over a decade of experience in business-to-business media. As the publisher, Eric facilitates the growth of publications like Industrial Distribution and its sister properties, which include leading brands like Manufacturing.net and IMPO.
Anna Wells is Executive Editor for Industrial Distribution. With a background in technical writing for the industrial market, Anna brings a breadth of knowledge due to her experience with IMPO (Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation) and Manufacturing Business Technology – two of ABM’s strong manufacturing brands. In addition to coordinating the development of content for all three properties, Anna writes articles about a number of topics, including manufacturing, distribution, inventory, supply chain management, industrial market trends, and MRO issues. Anna holds a B.A. in English-Literature from UW-Madison, and joined Advantage Business Media in 2006 from Cygnus Business Media.
Abbigail Kriebs is the Associate Editor for Industrial Distribution. She writes articles on a variety of topics, including software implementation and supply chain efficiency. Abbigail holds a B.A. in English-Literature & History from UW-Madison.
Jack Keough rejoined the team at Industrial Distribution in January of 2013. Jack was formerly the Editor-in-Chief of the publication from 1984 - 2010 when it was a Reed Buisness Information brand. Jack is credited with launching some of the brand 's most popular editorial segments, including the highly respected Big 50 List of industrial distributors. In his reprised role, Jack writes a regular column in the print magazine, offering detailed analysis of distribution company activity and performance, as well as its impacts on the future of the industry. He also provides regular blogs in the brand's daily e-newsletter, Today in Industrial Distribution, as well as participates in webinars, videos, and much more. You can view Jack’s recent blogs here.