Distributors expanding capabilities to boost growth during "flat" economy.Read More
Raw Materials Price Index rose 4.4 percent, largely due to higher prices for crude energy products.Read More
Oil & gas remains a drag on economic growth
This article is part of MDM's 2015 Distribution Trends Special Issue.
The annual feature was researched and written by MDM editors based on interviews with dozens of wholesaler-distributors, as well as industry experts and ...Read More
Sales and inventories data for wholesaler-distributors in April 2015.
Sales and inventories data for wholesaler-distributors in April 2015.Read More
Modern Distribution Management's Industrial Inflation Index measures a cross-section of industrial supplies
Modern Distribution Management's monthly Industrial Inflation Index measures a cross-section of industrial supplies.
This index includes:
Power Transmission Equipment
Material Handling Equipment
Hand Tools ...Read More
Both distributors and manufacturers reported expansion, but at a slower pace than in the previous month.Read More
Real GDP decrease follows fourth-quarter increase of 2.2 percent.Read More
Most distribution sectors still below prerecession employment levels.Read More
Transportation equipment drove the decrease, down 6.4 percent.Read More
Apartment and apartment-condominium buildings led increase, rising 7.9 percent.Read More