Fastenal October sales decline slightly
Fastenal reported sales of $335.3 million in October, a 0.8 percent decline from $337.9 million in October 2015.
The Winona, Minnesota-based distributor added 171 employees in October 2015 in connection with an acquisition. The majority were in store (125) or in distribution (41).
Daily sales of $16.1 million declined by 0.9 percent compared to the previous month.