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Graybar to acquire Advantage Industrial Automation
Duluth, Ga.-based distributor has six locations in the southeastern U.S.
WinWholesale opens Miami Winsupply
Miami Winsupply to serve wholesale plumbing contractors in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties
BK Industrial joins IDC-USA
Texas distributor acquired the Beaumont assets from Brance-Krachy Co. in winter 2014
Airgas names Whitton region president
Matthew B. Whitton to head Airgas Northern California & Nevada region
Growth accelerates for ISA members
Manufacturer Index increased to 62.5 in February; Distributor Index rose to 63.4
February economic growth slightly below average
Chicago Fed National Activity Index edged lower to -0.11 in Feb. from -0.10 in Jan.
The March/April issue of Industrial Supply magazine is off the press. It features an in-depth cover story by editor Rich Vurva about Lawson Products, plus articles by contributing writers that include Frank Hurtte, Scott Benfield, Mary Jawgiel, Jason Bader, Allen Ray and David Gordon and other leading experts in the distribution community.
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Distributor e-commerce run amok
Distributors have been investing in e-commerce solutions since the 1990s. However, those investments often don't yield sufficient income to justify their cost. This article offers guidance on where common pitfalls lie and how to avoid them.