All major categories of construction showed gains in an encouraging sign that spending on...
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The August activity increases IBC's reach as one of North America’s leading alliances of industrial, bearing & power transmission, electrical, and sub-assembly distributors.
Tuesday's ISM report coincides with other signs that manufacturing is helping drive the U.S. economy's improvement.
The alignment provides distributors with enhanced resources and a simplified process.
As part of the acquisition, Jacob Holm will now operate Sontara assets in Asturias, Spain, and Old Hickory, Tenn., employing 240 employees worldwide.
ALCO Sales & Service has become an authorized reseller of Speedwrap Hook & Loop Fasteners.
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.
Airgas announced that it has recently opened a new location in Dickinson, North Dakota, significantly enhancing its local product and service capabilities for customers in the Bakken shale oil region.
Although women own nearly a third of businesses in the U.S., their companies receive only 4.4 percent of loan dollars.
On the heels of news that Burger King is planning to move its headquarters to Canada for lower taxes, here's what you need to know about the practice of corporate inversion.
The impressive numbers set the stage for Alibaba's management to begin meeting after the Labor Day weekend with money managers interested in investing in the IPO.
The low level signals employers are cutting few jobs and hiring is likely to remain strong.
The upward revision supported expectations that the second half of 2014 will prove far stronger than the first half.
The Power Transmission Distributors Association recently welcomed seven new member companies.
The Dallas-Plano-Irving and Lake Charles, La. metros top the construction growth List; Steubenville-Weirton, Ohio-W.V. have the biggest declines.
Summit Electric Supply's new facility in Gonzales, La. will have nearly twice the capacity of its current location there.
Avnet, Inc. announced Wednesday that its Board of Directors has nominated Avid Modjtabai to stand for election at the company’s annual meeting of shareholders scheduled for Nov. 6.
Manufacturing production expected to increase 3.4 percent in 2014 and 4 percent in 2015; Projections for GDP growth of 2.2 percent in 2014 and 3 percent in 2015.
The B4B Alliance will integrate Ohio Logistics’ Louisville operation into one of their existing facilities and focus expanding the service portfolio available to Ohio Logistics’ clients.
BinderUSA has formed a strategic partnership with Northwire, Inc. to enhance the potential for both companies to better service their key markets.