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In these latest ID Quick Hits, editor Mike Hockett highlights his time at the annual Grainger Show in Orlando last week, his interview with Fastenal’s CFO and HD Supply’s 2016 fiscal report.
In this episode, ID editor Mike Hockett recaps Fastenal’s acquisition of Michigan-based Manufacturer’s Supply Company and February sales growth, Lincoln Electric’s possible purchase of Air Liquide Welding, and ID’s 2017 Watch List companies.
These latest Quick Hits discuss Grainger’s plans for a new distribution center in Louisville, KY, which Big 50 List distributors were named to Fortune’s annual ‘Most Admired Companies’ list, and Grainger’s new online Knowledge Center.
The Industrial Supply Association has posted its February Economic Indicator Report, and it showed more good news for the industrial products market.
Fastenal reported its January sales information on Monday, showing that the company had year-over-year daily sales growth of 3.8 percent last month.
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Recapping Grainger & Fastenal’s Q4, 2016; Industrial Supplier Optimism