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Duracell Releases B2B Battery Market Insights Report The report is designed to educate battery distributors about the evolving state of the U.S. away-from-home battery market and help them gain a competitive edge in the marketplace. 7/2/2015 Emerson to Spin Off Network Power Business Emerson Electric is planning a tax-free spinoff of the network power business, which will shrink annual sales by one-third, from $24.5 billion to about $16.3 billion. 7/2/2015 WinWholesale Acquires Plumbing Distributor M. Cooper Supply The acquisition supports WinWholesale's growth strategy by giving them an important presence in the Chicago, northern Illinois and northwestern Indiana markets. 7/2/2015 TCP Appoints K.R. den Daas as New CEO K.R. 'Kaj' den Daas comes to TCP with vast knowledge of the lighting industry, most recently holding executive roles at Philips, North America. Ellis Yan remains Chairman of the TCP Board of Directors. 7/2/2015 DEWALT Expands Its Initiative to Make Products in the USA With an added 60 products being Made in America with Global Materials, this brings the total number of tools manufactured domestically by DEWALT to 14 million at 7 plants around the United States. 7/2/2015 IECRM Hosts 'Speed Dating' Workforce Initiative Event Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain put the speed-dating concept to the test, using it as a workforce initiative for the construction industry to match contractors and industry businesses. 7/2/2015 Rexel Names Senior VP, Strategy and Business Transformation In this newly-created leadership role, Thierry Delarue will work to accelerate Rexel's business transformation and the implementation of its strategy. 7/1/2015 View all
AP: 10 Things to Know Today
Here are the top 10 stories from the Associated Press for Thursday, July 2 including more chaos in Greece as banks remain closed, a train carrying hazardous material derails in Tennessee causing widespread evacuations, the NBA hands out more than $1 billion in contracts to free agent players and Billy Joel sets the record for the number of performances in Madison Square Garden. Read more…