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A bunch of notable news items popped up on Monday, so let’s briefly recap as much as we can.
A handful of industrial distributors provide parts, tools and services to heavy equipment manufacturer Caterpillar, so any news regarding downsizing at the company is of major interest to our readers.
It appears Amazon has found yet another way to compete directly against B2B distributors — this time in a form of credit cards.
Ever since the new tax law was signed into effect, we’ve seen numerous stories about large companies sharing some of the benefits of lower business taxes by giving their employees bonuses.
Atlanta-based EIS Inc. has had a formidable presence as an electrical and industrial parts distributor for decades, and has operated as a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company since 1998.
We’ve already had two major distributor acquisition announcements in 2018, with those being Applied Industrial Technologies’ buying FCX Performance for 784 million dollars, and Berkshire Hathaway’s purchase of Production Tool Supply, which resulted
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