The company had a healthy year-over-year sales increase, while its selling personnel increased by more than 100 in the month.
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The company had a healthy year-over-year sales increase, while its selling personnel increased...
The success of the inaugural program, which generated hundreds of nominations and created a groundswell of industry support, inspired the organizations to continue it this year.
Economists had expected the March deficit to expand, reflecting the resolution of labor disputes which had slowed shipments at West Coast ports. But the deficit was bigger than expected and will likely shrink an already anemic first quarter of economic growth.
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in April for the 28th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 71st consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
The company said global customers in the energy-related oil and gas markets reduced spending faster than anticipated due to declining oil prices and the strength of the U.S. dollar.
Ridley's Vacuum and Janitorial was awarded the top honor at the recent 2015 Buying Conference held by NISSCO, an association of independent distributors of jan/san, packing, safety, maintenance supplies, and more.
The acquisition joins a well-known provider of fall protection with a manufacturer of drop prevention for tools and equipment.
Economists are hoping that U.S. manufacturing is beginning to emerge from a long soft patch, bolstered by stronger domestic demand that will offset ongoing weakness in exports.
Graphic Products has compiled this rundown of “America’s Most Dangerous Jobs,” an eye-opening infographic detailing average fatalities per 100,000 workers and median salaries per profession.
The addition gives F.W. Webb a greater offering of PVF products in the northeast, including three locations now in New Jersey.
The proposal would also index that threshold to the median wage in future years and eliminate an exemption for tipped workers.
Having recently consolidated five of its brands into newly-launched SupplyWorks, Interline grew sales to institutional facilities customers by nearly 6 percent.
MRC's quarter included organic growth of 21 percent in U.S. sales, which was offset by an overall decrease in upstream sales from reduced customer spending.
Eastman's Supplier Excellence Award recognizes suppliers who demonstrate consistency and high performance in metrics such as on-time delivery, conformance to specifications, and continual improvement efforts.
ICP has launched an initiative to encourage volunteer ICP Ambassadors to host facility tours for students as a way to make young people aware of the careers awaiting them in the industrial distribution field.
Negative currency effects and declines in aerospace, agriculture, and automotive aftermarket demand drove down Timken's Mobile Industries segment.
Rexel said its value-creation prospects in Brazil no longer fit its initial growth expectations, while the market in Chile and Peru remains small, leading to the Latin discontinuation.
2015 first quarter sales were just shy of $8 billion as AD added 12 new members with 51 branches in the period, along with expanding into the bearings and power transmission market.
Lost productivity due to enhancing its sales force hampered Lawson's first quarter sales impact, though the company is confident it will pay off in the long run.
Airgas attributed a slight profit decrease to falling oil prices and the strong dollar, while quarterly and full year sales still posted modest gains.
Applied had another big quarter despite currency headwinds, with its nine-month sales now at a 15 percent year-over-year increase.