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United Stationers becomes Essendant
ORS Nasco and LagasseSweet part of rebranding effort
Jamaica Bearings wins SBA award
JBC awarded the Small Business Administration's 2015 Region 2 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year award
Winsupply opens Cedar Rapids location
Cedar Rapids Winsupply to serve plumbing contractors in Cedar Rapids and the surrounding area
Acme Tools expanding corporate headquarters
Expansion increases size of corporate headquarters building to 15,000 square feet
Kuriyama acquires Tipsa Group
Tipsa has manufacturing operations in Spain and Argentina, and sales, marketing and warehousing operations in the U.S. and Australia
RBC Bearings sales down 0.3 percent
4Q sales were $113.4 million; Net income of $14.9 million was down 18%
The May/June 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 Scott Benfield, Jonathan Bein, Amber Slipe and other leading experts in the distribution community.
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Or, click here to read our digital edition, sponsored by Tompkins Industries
When the distributor sales culture met e-commerce
The predictions of e-commerce as a way of doing business and as a possible threat to existing full-service distribution are becoming increasingly accurate. B2B buyers are voicing their preference for an e-commerce solution for commodity purchases.