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.
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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.
Praxair says the adjustments will help address rising product costs from suppliers and increasing operating costs at production and distribution facilities.
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.
The Fed may no longer say it plans to keep a key interest rate near zero for a "considerable time." If so, the Fed would be signaling that it's moving closer to raising rates — eventually.
Emerging Leaders is a group of motivated professionals who aspire to be leaders within ISA member companies and the industrial supply market.
Manufacturing output has risen 4.8 percent over the past 12 months, and is now above the previous high set just before the downturn began in December 2007.
Effective in January, Grainger is withdrawing to eliminate duplicative administrative requirements and costs inherent with dual listings with both the Chicago Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.
Midway bolsters its regional footprint by adding the Missouri-based spray finishing systems integrator.
Valued at a $1.44 billion transaction, the power transmission business had a 2014 revenue of more than $600 million and has 3,000+ employees across the globe.
Six in 10 Americans, including half of all Republicans, said they support regulation of carbon dioxide pollution, although they weren't asked how.
Held March 18-20 in Tuscon, Ariz., the conference is designed for emerging power transmission/motion control leaders who want to enhance their management skills, network, and learn best practices.
Analyzing indicators and the changes in oil production following the drop in crude oil prices during the 2008-09 recession may offer some insight into possible near-term oil production trends.
A proposed $7.5 million expansion of the company's Cedar Rapids facility would not only preserve nearly 30 existing jobs in Iowa's Creative Corridor, but create 15 new ones.
Lawrence Giblo is stepping down after more than 36 years with the company, while Graybar announced Scott Clifford as its new senior vice president of supply chain management.