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With the rate of consolidation in the industrial distribution space still remarkably high, a question everyone has been wondering over these past couple years has been, when is a large distributor going to acquire another large distributor?
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’re in another quarterly earnings reporting period, and a couple big names in the industrial supply sector shared their fiscal performance on Wednesday. Let’s start with Grainger – the largest U.S.-based industrial distributor. It posted Q4 sales o