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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.
Sluggish growth in France, Italy, Russia, Brazil and China suggests that the old truism, "When the U.S. sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold," may need to be flipped.
ABB has reported strong order growth, stable revenues and a significant increase in cash from operations for the second quarter of 2014.
Praxair, Inc. reported second-quarter net income of $467 million and diluted earnings per share of $1.58, 5 percent and 6 percent above the prior-year quarter, respectively.
A federal judge on Monday dismissed a U.S. senator's lawsuit challenging a requirement that congressional members and their staffs to obtain government-subsidized health insurance through small business exchanges, saying the senator had no grounds to sue.
U.S. home construction fell in June to the slowest pace in nine months, a setback to hopes that housing is regaining momentum and will boost economic growth this year.
Chrysler Group LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors and 43 of their Tier 1 partners joined forces with Pure Michigan Business Connect to host the first Detroit Three supplier summit.
Snap-on Incorporated has announced that its board of directors has appointed Ruth Ann M. Gillis as a director.
Ingersoll-Rand plc has reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $1.13 for the second quarter of 2014.
A global fraud study of more than 6,100 consumers across 20 countries revealed distrust among global consumers in retailers to protect their data.
Natural gas fell to its lowest level in eight months Monday following forecasts that nationwide summer temperatures are expected to be milder than normal.
The company said in a statement last week that the button will let people buy products directly from businesses without leaving Facebook.
Russian steel company Severstal is exiting the U.S. market by selling two plants to AK Steel and Steel Dynamics for a combined $2.33 billion.
The proposal would require a license for those who buy and sell virtual currency, but not for those merchants and consumers who use it solely to buy and sell goods and services.
The world's largest retailer has given its Indian unit a capital infusion to help boost its B2B business. It's also ramping up its online operations to give wholesale customers 24-7 access to anything they order online.
Fifty-seven percent of respondents to the quarterly survey said sales at their companies rose in the April-June period. That was up from 35 percent in the same period a year ago. Respondents also said the outlook for the July-October period is strong.
Oil prices fell further Monday as concern about Ukraine eased but still were elevated on anxiety about the Middle East.
Thomas C. Gallagher, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GPC, announced that record sales totaling $3.9 billion were up six percent compared to the second quarter of 2013, and that Motion Industries's sales were up seven percent.
Acklands-Grainger, Canada’s largest distributor of industrial, safety and fastener products, today announced its agreement to acquire WFS Enterprises Inc., a leading distributor of tools and supplies to industrial markets in Southern Ontario and select U.S. locations.
The price of oil retreated slightly Friday after climbing to near $104 a barrel amid growing geopolitical concerns following the crash of a Malaysian jetliner in Ukraine and another round of U.S. sanctions on Russia.