U.S. manufacturing output declined in August for the first time in seven months, reflecting a sharp fall in production at auto plants that was due mainly to seasonal adjustment problems.
UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers to help with package deliveries during the busy...
The National Safety Council and Grainger, the National Founding Sponsor, has launched the ...
ArcelorMittal and Gerdau have jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive...
Airgas, Inc has reaffirmed its commitment to Operation Homefront, a San Antonio-based national nonprofit that supports America's troops.
Kaman Corporation has announced that its subsidiary, Kaman Aerospace Corporation, has sold its former manufacturing facility in Moosup, Connecticut, which has been idle since 2004.
Brady Corporation, a world leader in identification solutions, has reported its financial results for the fiscal 2014 fourth quarter ended July 31, 2014.
Praxair, Inc. was again named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American Indices in recognition of the company’s long-standing commitment to global sustainable development.
Philip K. Asherman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Bridge and Iron Company (CB&I), is accepting a two-year term.
Both the August and July drops in overall import prices were driven by lower fuel prices.
Croc Blog and Maxxeon Inc. join the buying group's industrial and contractor supplies distributors.
Motor vehicles accounted for roughly half of the August increase. Buying also picked up at restaurants and for furniture, electronics, sporting goods and building materials.
Results for the month included 2 percentage points from acquisitions, net of dispositions, and a 1 percentage point decline from unfavorable foreign exchange.
United Stationers Supply Co has signed an agreement to acquire MEDCO, a United States wholesaler of automotive aftermarket tools and supplies, and its affiliates.
The total was down 1.1 percent from June’s total but up 1.5 percent from July 2013.
Honorees will be recognized at the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo on Sept. 16 in San Diego.
Wholesaler's revenue increase of 0.4 percent from June matched the gain from this past May, while the inventory increase was the smallest gain since July 2013.
Just why pay has been so weak and when it might strengthen are key issues for the Federal Reserve in deciding when to raise interest rates.
SKF, a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, and lubrication systems, recently acquired GLOi and Hofmann Engineering North America to boost its service capabilities.
U.S. regular gasoline prices in August were 12 cents below the July average and are projected to decline to an average of $3.18 per gallon in December.
This list reviews the 2013 fiscal year sales results for the companies represented and, for many, sales were relatively flat. Some notable companies even went backwards in 2013, and its no surprise based on variables like confusing regulations, unemployment, and the October government shutdown. With the right tools and resources, some of these companies will have every opportunity to achieve lift-off.
The Ingersoll Rand Compressed Air Systems and Services team has helped Nestlé reduce costs, increase productivity, and understand their energy issues.
Border States Electric announced they have agreed to purchase the electrical wholesale supply leader, which will join the company on Oct. 1.