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In another sure sign that the industrial distribution economy is currently thriving, this past week included news of brick-and-mortar expansion plans for two major distributors.
Canton, Ohio-based Timken is one of the most well-known supplier of Bearings and Power Transmission in North America – I see boxes of their stuff in the warehouses of nearly every MRO distributor I visit. Hopefully those distributors were paying atte
I was travelling like crazy throughout April, which is why it’s been a couple weeks since our last episode. But it’s a good week to get back to it, as there’s been an acquisition-fest among large industrial distributors. As of this recording, four ac