Economy grew at slower pace than previously thought.
MAPI Chief Economist: 'Consumers and businesses were more confident about their economic prospects.'
Sales rose 10 percent.
The acquisition of Mag-Trol extends Turtle & Hughes' reach to the West Coast.
For the first time since 2006, all three HARDI sectors reported expansion.
Profit for the manufacturer of highly engineered precision bearings increased 56.6 percent.
Raw Materials Price Index fell 2 percent.
Consolidated Tire & Oil operates three distribution centers in Louisiana.
Acquisition expected to accelerate Wesco Aircraft's growth in North America and Asia.
The appointments are the first since Shale-Inland Holdings was formed to facilitate the purchase of HD Supply's Industrial PVF business.
Grover: An imperfect plan, well executed, is better than a perfect plan that is never completed.
The acquisition strengthens Performance Food Group's presence in the Southeast.
New branch and distribution center in Aurora, CO, expands Wurth's reach in the region.
Interline (NYSE: IBI) can solicit other offers through June 28.
Like-for-like sales in the U.S. climbed 9.4 percent with growth in most key businesses.
K & H Sales has three locations in the San Francisco Bay area.
Russel Metals will pay $30 million to acquire the metals distribution and processing center.
Alcan Cable is the wire and cable business of Rio Tinto.
Excluding transportation, new orders for durable goods decreased 0.6 percent.