Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rebounded in June after a May decline, helped by a recovery in demand in a key category that signals business investment plans.
Rust-Oleum's parent company plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos personal injury claims.
Two major U.S. companies — the retail giant Amazon and the credit card processor Visa — both said that the second half of the year was looking more troubled than originally expected.
The new directory is the ideal resource for connecting with the top decision-makers of the global power transmission/motion control industry.
In the new report, IDC Manufacturing Insights looks at the subject of supporting the customer lifecycle in manufacturing value chains with software applications and processes.
Praxair Inc. will invest $38.7 million to expand and modernize its Praxair Technology Center in the town of Tonawanda, NY.
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.