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Whether the price plunge ultimately helps or harms the global economy depends on how low oil prices fall, how long they stay low, and whether they trigger political upheaval that interrupts trade or spooks investors.
Association officials noted that the list of states gaining jobs has varied significantly from month to month as the market remains extremely variable.
New construction starts had an overall healthy November gain, led by nonresidential and nonbuilding construction, while residential construction retreated.
The service faces tough competition from other delivery services in Manhattan, such as grocers FreshDirect and Instacart, as well as Google Express, which delivers from a variety of retailers the same day.
Following a long-awaited report which concluded that the oil and gas extraction method poses health risks, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo will enact a ban that is a victory for environmentalists and a blow to industry supporters.
The MAPI Foundation forecasts manufacturing production growth of 3.5 percent in 2015, 3.9 percent in 2016, and 3.1 percent in 2017.
Prices have barely budged, even though hiring has picked up and the unemployment rate has fallen to 5.8 percent.
Built in 1966, the building located near the Akron-Canton airport recently underwent a $65 million, 240,000-square-foot renovation and expansion to serve as the company's new world headquarters.
The addition further expands US LBM's presence with the largest independent truss and wall panel manufacturer in the Midwest.
United Stationers said MBS Dev, a software solutions subsidiary, will be advanced to meet the specialized needs of distribution industries.
Thomas Alford was added to Wajax' Board of Directors, while Michael Gross will succeed Richard Plain as Senior Vice President, Power Systems.
The 17 former Siding World stores join 15 existing ABC Supply branches in Michigan, 13 in Ohio, and eight in Indiana.
The new branch in Taylor, Mich., will provide high quality plumbing, HVAC, and water service supplies and equipment to contractors in downriver Michigan.
Praxair says the adjustments will help address rising product costs from suppliers and increasing operating costs at production and distribution facilities.
Rapid growth of customers in the high-tech, industrial manufacturing, and retail industries fueled the demand for new or expanded facilities in California, Kentucky, and Toronto, Canada.
The addition gives Atlas Copco a provider of bolting tools, strengthening its offerings to customers in the oil, gas, and power segments.
Called “Managing your Relationships with Independent Distribution,” the workshops have been held around the country since 2006 and focus on sharing best practices in working with independent distributors.
Internally promoted Robert Keenan will begin his new role Jan. 1, while outgoing president Kurt Nordlund will return to Seco Tools AB in Sweden as a senior advisor.
Distribution International's rapid growth over the past four years has been led by 11 acquisitions, giving the Houston-based company 64 branch locations.
For drivers, shippers, airlines and other consumers of fuel, there's nothing not to like about the drop in oil prices. For oil companies, oil-producing states, and oil-exporting countries, the drop is painful.