Grainger Launches

Posted on 6/7/2017
The robust e-commerce website is designed to assist industry professionals with fast turnaround, supplies frequently arriving within 24 hours.

HD Supply Releases 1Q Fiscal Results; Sells Waterworks

Posted on 6/6/2017
Net sales in the Construction & Industrial segment increased 7%; the sale of Waterworks is expected to accelerate debt reduction and return cash to HD Supply stockholders.

Summit Electric Reorganizes Sales Divisions

Posted on 6/2/2017
The company's sales operations have been realigned from a two-region model to a four-district model, with the addition of new district vice presidential roles.

Auburn Armature Files for Bankruptcy

Posted on 5/30/2017
The upstate New York electrical distributor has filed for bankruptcy as part of a plan to sell the company's assets to Power-Flo Technologies, part of the United Electric Power family of companies.

IEWC Launches New Website

Posted on 5/30/2017
The updated website is the start of a much larger effort to transform IEWC into a digital-focused company.

McNaughton-McKay Signs Distributor Agreement with Universal Robots

Posted on 5/25/2017
Collaborative Robots (cobots) are a new class of robotics that make robot technology available at every level of manufacturing.

Lowe's Acquires Maintenance Supply Headquarters

Posted on 5/18/2017
The acquisition of the Houston-based MRO distributor will expand Lowe's presence in the Pro customer market.

Irby Opens Colorado Test Lab

Posted on 5/17/2017
The new facility is strategically located to serve customers in the Mountain and Western United States regions.

Graybar Reports Record First Quarter 2017 Results

Posted on 5/11/2017
The company attributed record results to its focus on profitable growth and excellent service.

Schaedler Yesco Named Supplier of the Year

Posted on 5/10/2017
ABC of Western Pennsylvania honored SYD for excellence in construction, safety, general training, apprenticeship training, and overall support of the organization.

Winsupply Opens New Facility in Houston

Posted on 5/9/2017
Winsupply of Houston—Plumbing and Mechanical is the third new company opened by Winsupply in 2017.

Springfield Electric Recognizes Manufacturers and Representatives

Posted on 5/4/2017
The award celebration is the 8th annual recognition by Springfield Electric for outstanding efforts of manufacturer representatives and partners.

Graybar and University of Illinois Announce the Opening of the Graybar Innovation Lab

Posted on 5/2/2017
Graybar will collaborate with University of Illinois students and faculty to develop industry-leading digital capabilities that strengthen its position in the supply chain.

AD Member Sales Up 8% in 2017 Q1

Posted on 5/2/2017
The wholesale buying and marketing group reported sales for all members, across all seven divisions and three countries, grew by 8 percent, to $8.9 Billion in 2017 Q1 YTD.

Rexel 1Q Results Show Sales Growth

Posted on 4/28/2017
Rexel's earnings report shows organic sales growth for the first time in several quarters, along with improvement in profitability.