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The Big 50 list highlights a group of companies who are aggressive and progressive. This year's list shows a significant amount of revenue growth, more than typical amounts of consolidation, and even a notably absent name (Barnes Distribution, now a part of MSC). It’s a tough marketplace, and the strong survive and thrive. If anything in these pages inspires confidence, we hope it’s the leadership of an industry that refuses to slow down.
New CEO Seifi Ghasemi says he will continue to address areas like simplicity, speed of execution, and empowerment as he moves the company forward.
The IMF projects growth will be just 1.7 percent this year, down from a 2 percent estimate in June. That would make 2014 the weakest year since the recession ended in June 2009.
CEO Michael DeCata attributes some of the upward trend to initiatives to invest in and grow the company's salesforce.
Republicans say the lawsuit is necessary because Obama is exceeding his authority as president by failing to carry out legislation that Congress passed and he signed into law.
Company CEO John F. Lungren said the strong results are even more notable due to the company overcoming headwinds relating to currency, and a continued volatile environment in emerging markets.
The steadily declining level of layoffs suggests that employers may have to hire even more aggressively and raise pay if they want to expand their businesses.
Brian McNally spent over 30 years with Arrow Electronics before joining Rexel in the newly created position of EVP and CEO of Rexel North America.
Grainger's new branch, located in Dickinson, ND, will provide a wide range of inventory specifically tailored to businesses operating in the Bakken oil fields.
President Barack Obama is tapping into growing misgivings about tax-driven overseas mergers by U.S. corporations, issuing a new call to end the practice quickly and questioning the patriotism and citizenship of those companies.
Wesco's net sales increased 5.9% over the same period last year, with organic sales up 6% and acquisitions positively impacting sales by 1.6%.
Logistics Corporation announced that it will extend its line of tool and tool storage products to include the exclusive Craftsman Industrial line.
The maker of Bubble Wrap protective cushioning, food packaging and cleaning products will move all or part of its operations into a new headquarters complex in the Charlotte area.
3M's second-quarter profit jumped 6 percent as sales surged across all its businesses.
KITO Corporation said it acquired Peerless’ shares for approximately $80 million, including an estimated $3 million advisory fee.
Airgas has reported its FY 2015 Q1 results, yielding a 3% sales increase over the prior year's quarter. In the distribution segment, organic sales were up 2% over the prior year.
Sluggish growth in France, Italy, Russia, Brazil and China suggests that the old truism, "When the U.S. sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold," may need to be flipped.
ABB has reported strong order growth, stable revenues and a significant increase in cash from operations for the second quarter of 2014.
Praxair, Inc. reported second-quarter net income of $467 million and diluted earnings per share of $1.58, 5 percent and 6 percent above the prior-year quarter, respectively.
A federal judge on Monday dismissed a U.S. senator's lawsuit challenging a requirement that congressional members and their staffs to obtain government-subsidized health insurance through small business exchanges, saying the senator had no grounds to sue.