SureWerx Acquires Jackson Safety and Wilson Brands

“We are very excited to welcome Jackson Safety and Wilson to SureWerx’s...


Fed Raises Rates, Turns More Cautious on Outlook for 2019 Hikes

By trimming the number of rate hikes they foresee in 2019, to two from three,...


Turns out that morning people really are more productive than night owls

The age old proverb, “Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy,...


Amazon’s three-pronged plan for taking over your home

One involves looking strictly at the numbers. Amazon tells Fast Company that...


Staples and Essendant Announce Tender Offer Extension for Essendant Shares

Staples, Inc. and Essendant Inc. announced that, pursuant to the merger...


Lawson Products Announces Stock Purchase

“I want to thank the Port family for their long commitment to Lawson and their...


Amazon and Walmart add more robots, but insist they won’t terminate jobs

Since Amazon bought warehouse robotics company Kiva Systems in 2012, its efforts...


One distributor’s plan to run against Amazon

“The goal of our digital strategy is to use innovation to strengthen the...


Distributors see more customers buying online

As business-to-business e-commerce begins to mature for many companies,...


November Fastener Distributor Index Dips Slightly

The seasonally-adjusted November FDI showed a mark of 58.2, down slightly from...