Audax says it aims to continue growing TPC organically through add-on acquisitions.
Nidec said the acquisition will strengthen Nidec ASI's offering in the generators market,...
The acquired branch will better serve the needs of local contractors with expanded inventory...
Praxair will supply gaseous oxygen to Gerdau, the largest long steel producer in the Americas, for its blast furnace in Tadipatri, Andhra Pradesh.
The transaction will create a science and technology growth company united by common business model characteristics, and a diversified industrial growth company – NewCo.
The acquisition combines DuBois paint pre-treatment, cleaning, and metalworking expertise with Heatbath’s heat treating and metal finishing proficiency.
Representing electronic hardware manufacturing products, electronic components, printed circuit, and production supplies, EMX will now act as Techspray's stocking master distributor for Canada.
Cooper Electric Supply has purchased Philadelphia-based Ciro Electrical Supply, while Crawford Electric has purchased Dallas, TX-based Trinity Electric.
Airgas adds the Alabama-based industrial gas and welding supply distributor's four locations and 30 associates.
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During the recent ISA Convention in Cleveland, ID editor Mike Hockett sat down with Stellar Industrial Supply CEO John Wiborg and Impact Industrial Supplies President John Diaz to discuss the two company's merger last month and how both benefited.
Research from PwC US shows that Q1 2015 had the most M&A transactions in the last decade, though the overall number of deals declined 15 percent from Q4 2014.
The acquisition joins a well-known provider of fall protection with a manufacturer of drop prevention for tools and equipment.
The addition gives F.W. Webb a greater offering of PVF products in the northeast, including three locations now in New Jersey.
The industry was rocked by the big news that Amazon will absorb AmazonSupply into Amazon Business. News of multiple acquisitions were big items, while seven ID Big 50 companies also released their quarterly financials this past week.
Rexel said its value-creation prospects in Brazil no longer fit its initial growth expectations, while the market in Chile and Peru remains small, leading to the Latin discontinuation.
The agreement allows Anixter's Component Solutions Division to serve as a representative for ETCO specific to custom industrial products.
Armored AutoGroup, which also includes the A/C Pro line of car air conditioning products, is expected to generate net sales of more than $440 million this year and is expected to operate as a separate division within Spectrum Brands.
Austin, TX-based Hill Country is an electrical distributor focused on the commercial construction market in central and South Texas.
A market research report by firm Mergermarket shows that its latest industrial trends report recorded a sizeable decrease in overall Q1 industrial mergers and acquisitions, which includes manufacturers.
BlackHawk Industrial CEO Bill Scheller chatted with ID editor Mike Hockett during 'Distributor Booth Day' Sunday during the ISA Convention in Cleveland, where Scheller discussed the company's overall expansion strategy.
Subsidiaries of Dutch firm Eriks nv have acquired American distributors Seals & Packings and Action Industrial Group.
The transaction will give Stellar a new reach into the U.S. southeast, as its other 11 branches are in the country's northwest.
The combination brings together a leader in cloud omnichannel commerce with a leader in commerce marketing automation.
The deal is to strengthen Dynablade's product line of abrasive power tools for global distribution.
More big news comes out of the building materials market following last week's announcement of Builders FirstSource purchasing ProBuild.
Choosing to have its identity remain undisclosed, IBC's new customer has contracted for specialized engineered copper alloy products to improve their production line efficiency, operating margins, and yields.
As part of the agreement, GPTG’s product line of silicon carbide semiconductors will be extended to Digi-Key’s global customer base of 550,000 design engineers.
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