- Big 50
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.
On Monday and Tuesday of this week, I was down at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida attending the 2018 Grainger Show
There wasn’t really any ground-breaking news in the industrial distribution market this past week through Wednesday, but still plenty of notable items worth recapping.
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