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Weak sales in the power systems segment hurt profit margins for 2014, while decreased equipment sales highlighted an overall revenue dip in Q4.
The company had disappointing sales in the U.S., but gains in Europe and Asia turned in a positive profit gain.
The backlog of goods at West Coast Ports cut down new orders, while the rising strength of the U.S. dollar also impacted exports.
Survey publisher BDO USA says many traditional brick-and-mortar retailers have fewer opportunities for growth, and are turning to M&A to gain market share through consolidation or enter new markets to extend their brand and reach.
DXP reported healthy sales increases across the board, but a large impairment charge in Q4 gave the company a net loss.
Mark Lidner, formerly of HD Supply Facilities Maintenance Division, will be responsible for all aspects of Sonepar USA's e-commerce initiative.
The list comes amid questions about the value of a four-year college degree, particularly as the level of student-loan debt skyrockets and manufacturers warn of a lingering talent shortage.
Though February's manufacturing index still indicated expansion, it was the fourth straight drop and the lowest reading since January 2014.
The new division includes eight charter suppliers, led by managing director Bill Childers.
Exxon Mobil gas production has been reduced after an explosion at one refinery and labor unrest at another, resulting in a 25 cent-per-gallon increase in less than a week.
Manufacturing and distribution employees will be laid off, but non-production employees will be moved to Honeywell's nearby site in Smithfield.
This acquisition gives Wolseley a strong position in the U.K. B2C online bathroom market and a scalable platform to support future growth.
Reliance's succession plan includes a new CEO, CFO, and executive vice president.
A look at the need-to-know numbers associated with the ozone standard.
The new DC would be more than triple the size of FedEx Ground's existing location in Pittston.
The industrial gases and products supplier was a winner in Blue Ribbon Small Business Awards, a program that recognizes the top 100 companies nationwide for their success, innovation, and contributions to economic growth and free enterprise.
The rebound is a key indicator that business investment plans showed an increase.
Interline's sales increased across all segments both quarterly and yearly, but increased SG&A costs related to expansion initiatives and litigation charges hurt its bottom line.