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Jim Hibberd, vice president global sales and business development, will replace Williams as the head of Gexpro.
New structure provides for more autonomy within the divisions.
Economist: Too early to determine is boost is the result of warm weather or the beginning of a rebound.
Profit grew 26% for the metalworking, MRO distributor.
The Raw Materials Price Index rose 3.8 percent, with both indexes led by higher petroleum prices.
Intermountain Supply has locations in Seattle and Spokane.
Acquisition continues McJunkin Red Man's growth internationally.
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The sector grew at a faster rate than in November; new orders pick up.
In first 11 months of 2011, construction spending was 2.5% below the same period in 2010.
2011 sales for Avery Dennison's Office and Consumer Products business were about $765 million.
Growth occurred in four of eight North American regions, according to HARDI's monthly TRENDS report.
Berner SE buys the distribution business for $33 million in cash.
Washburn most recently served as vice president of industrial supplies for DXP Enterprises.