GE Completes Sale of Consumer Finance Business

Posted on 3/29/2017
This sale represents the last major closing in the GE Capital Exit Plan, with the company now focusing on high-value industrial businesses.

Eaton Appoints New President of Vehicle Group

Posted on 3/29/2017
João V. Faria has been appointed president of Eaton's Vehicle Group, succeeding retiring Kenneth Davis.

Rexel Energy Solutions Expands and Rebrands

Posted on 3/29/2017
The specialized unit has unveiled a national team of experts to support ESCOs across the country and has recently rebranded, launching a redesigned website and a new tagline.

Consumer Confidence Pushes Copper Higher

Posted on 3/29/2017
Copper has rebounded to its highest level in more than two weeks.

Missouri House Votes to Repeal Public Construction Wage Law

Posted on 3/29/2017
The legislation would undo a longtime Missouri law that requires governmental entities to pay more than the state's standard minimum wage for construction and maintenance work.

Distributors: It's Time to Get Your Data Act Together, Part III

Posted on 3/28/2017
Denise Keating explains the basics of big data and how it can be best applied in electrical distribution.

Graybar Named to Top Workplace List in Atlanta

Posted on 3/28/2017
This is the fourth consecutive year Graybar has been recognized as a top workplace in Atlanta.

Ideal Electrical Announces Elite Electricians' Competition

Posted on 3/28/2017
The competition honors and showcases the abilities of electrical professionals, students, and apprentices across the United States.

US Home Prices Rose in January by Most in 2½ Years

Posted on 3/28/2017
A chief economist estimates that still-low mortgage rates and steady hiring will likely support further housing demand.

Amazon To Begin Collecting Sales Tax Nationwide

Posted on 3/27/2017
The tax-free holiday for all Amazon shoppers will end in less than a week.

tED Magazine Earns 17 Regional, 5 National Awards

Posted on 3/27/2017
The American Society of Business Publication Editors announced the awards in print, design and online categories.

Summit Electric Supply Names Kevin Powell as President

Posted on 3/27/2017
Powell was previously the CEO and President of Van Meter, Inc.

Epicor Appoints Lisa Pope as Executive Vice President

Posted on 3/24/2017
Pope brings with her years of software industry expertise, most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Global Strategy at Infor.

Infor Acquires Ciber

Posted on 3/24/2017
The acquisition of the global IT company for approximately $15 million will increase Infor's consultancy arm in the U.S.

2016 30 Under 35 Profile: Bryan Gohn

Posted on 3/24/2017
Bryan Gohn is a 30-year-old working in Inside Sales–Electrical at Dakota Supply Group. Bryan was actually a contractor customer of DSG before becoming an employee. After graduating college, he was looking for a way to combine his on-the-job training

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