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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.
After a couple quiet weeks on the news front, a couple of major items popped up that our readers and viewers took big notice of.
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
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.