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.
Grainger's U.S. sales increased 9 percent during the month, including 1 percent growth each from...
The ninth episode of ID's Video Market Report...
The industrial supplier received a 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's...
On the heels of selling its Hardware Solutions business unit to The Home Depot, HD Supply's third quarter performance represents the 18th consecutive quarter of year-over-year average daily sales growth.
Anixter, No. 6 on Industrial Distribution's 2014 Big 50 List, looked in North Mississippi as a possible new location, but decided to stay in Memphis.
The new facility is targeted to be on-stream in the summer of 2016 with the capacity to produce ten tons per day of liquid hydrogen for use in a wide range of customer applications.
The Winona, MN-based company posted a near double-digit percentage increase in monthly sales, with daily sales showing an even bigger increase.
The two entities have a long-standing partnership, as HD Supply Hardware Solutions was The Home Depot’s 2013 Hardware Vendor of the Year.
Hear from several industrial suppliers, including two of ID's Big 50 companies, on how last year's polar vortex affected operations and what they've done to prepare for a possible repeat of last winter.
Wolseley, which sits atop Industrial Distribution's 2014 Big 50 List, reported strong revenue growth across all business and all regions in the U.S.
The company's management team will discuss their strategies for leveraging Airgas' platform and capabilities to drive sales growth and margin expansion, as well as provide mid-term financial goals.
Video Market Report 8: More News From the Big 50, A Merger For Stellar Industrial, And Our Alibaba Event PreviewNovember 24, 2014 1:18 pm | by Industrial Distribution Staff | Videos | Comments
The eighth episode of Industrial Distribution's Video Market Report features M&A activity involving Stellar Industrial, bearings maker Timken, Lincoln Electric, as well as an update on Duracell. In Big 50 news, another executive retirement was recently announced involving Motion Industries, and Grainger announced its October sales numbers.
Scott Peppet brings an extensive law background to Anixter's team.
Kaman will remanufacture and upgrade four Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite aircraft and provide support for the operation of a fifth aircraft for the Peruvian Navy, with a program value expected to exceed $40 million.
Hear from several independent industrial distributors, as well as IBC, to learn about the evolving state of customer service for independents and how they are adapting.
Following a lengthy hiatus, the ID Video Market Report returns with its seventh episode to bring industry news including news and new products out of the STAFDA convention held Nov. 9-12 in Charlotte, NC. We also share some of the recent big mergers and acquisitions, as well as news of the changing of the guard at Fastenal.
Jeff Kaczka will continue in his current role until a new CFO has been appointed as MSC has begun the process to identify his successor.
BDI E-Business Manager Steve Grzymkowski shares his thoughts on how distributors are handling a transition from business-to-business to one of business-to-customer, including how BDI is trying to stay ahead of the curve.
Along with healthy October sales growth, Grainger plans to increase investments in growth and infrastructure in 2015 by $115 to $150 million.
The facility will maintain an inventory of tens of thousands of products and ship directly to customers in an 11-state region of the western U.S.
ISO 9001:2008 certification is awarded to organizations that meet specific requirements for assuring quality in the services and products they supply.
Jack Keough discusses the trends of what made companies rise or fall on our annual list of the top 50 industrial distributors by revenue.
The San Jose Business Journal recognized Valin as the 19th Largest Private Company and the 39th Fastest Growing Private Company in Silicon Valley.
Willard D. Oberton will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board, be actively involved in strategic planning, and will continue to serve as a mentor to newly appointed CEO Leland J. Hein.
Q3 was DistributionNOW's first full quarter as a stand-alone public entity.
Chicago-based Lawson Products has growth on the brain, and a clear path to get there.
Sales and employee headcount had healthy growth during the month for the No. 12 industrial distributor on ID's 2014 Big 50 List.
MSC's recent investments temporarily hindered operating margins, but in the end will produce long-term returns in the form of top-line growth, and increased sales and profitability.
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