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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.
It appears Amazon has found yet another way to compete directly against B2B distributors — this time in a form of credit cards.
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.
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