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Canadian wholesale sales rose 0.6 percent in June to $53.0 billion, a third consecutive increase.
Seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 0.7 percent for June in the euro area (EA18) and by 0.3 percent in the EU282, according to first estimates from Eurostat.
Duracell is the biggest name of as many as 100 brands that Procter & Gamble is considering divesting.
The Industrial Supply Association Manufacturing Index rose for a third straight month.
The rise was the fastest pace since November and followed declines of 4 percent in June and 7.4 percent in May.
It's been a grim summer in much of the world. Yet investors in the United States have largely shrugged it off — so far at least.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday a modest producer price index increase for the month of July.
Overall industrial production, which includes manufacturing, mining and utilities, rose 0.4 percent in July.
Big things are happening in today’s industrial distribution landscape — five big things, to be exact. And they are causing an uproar in the industry as they all occur simultaneously.
Seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 0.3 percent in the euro area (EA18) and by 0.1 percent in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report collaboration, was up 7.3 percent from May’s total and up 9.9 percent from June 2013.
U.S. employers in June advertised the most monthly job openings in more than 13 years.
Import volume at major U.S. container ports is expected to hit an all-time record in August with retailers concerned about the lack of a West Coast longshoremen’s contract.
June U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $405.73 million according to The Association For Manufacturing Technology.
Orders for industry increased in June and showed a positive development of 2.2 percent compared to May in seasonally adjusted figures.
Industrial production increased in June by 1.0 percent compared to May in seasonal adjusted figures.
Three-quarters of Americans doubt the federal government will address the important problems facing the country this year, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
Orders to U.S. factories increased in June, led by demand for aircraft, industrial machinery, and computers and electronics.
Retail supply chain and logistics expert Jim Tompkins weighs in on the latest news of Indian e-commerce site Flipkart raising $1 billion in venture capital to expand mobile strategy and warehousing capabilities.
Mega deal activity in Q2 drives transaction value as dealmakers seek strategic assets.
In a month when auto plants usually shut down to retool for next year's models, the sector added a solid 14,600 jobs, according to the government's employment report released Friday.
Pressured by market changes and more stringent fulfillment requirements, wholesale distribution executives are assessing solutions to meet consumer expectations while holding onto their profit margins.
The Institute for Supply Management reported Friday that its manufacturing index rose to 57.1, the highest level since April 2011 and up from 55.3 in June.
According to chairman Andrew Lane, MRC's Q2 was the second highest quarterly revenue in the company's history.
"During the second quarter, we had strong organic growth within Supply Chain Services, organic sales were essentially flat within our Innovative Pumping Solutions and we had a modest increase within Service Centers," said CEO David Little.
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