Profit increases 8.5 percent in fiscal year's first quarter.
Day: October 29, 2014
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Distribution Solutions sales grew 37 percent in the quarter for McKesson.
Company posts net loss of $2.7 million for the quarter.
Sandvik Materials Technology will sell the business to a subsidiary of Beijer Alma.
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX, added the most jobs in the last year.
Year-to-date sales increase 1.7 percent.
Since 2012, Digi-Key has grown its European sales force and support team to more than 80 people.
Raw Materials Price Index declined 1.8 percent, largely due to lower prices for crude energy products.
Profit increased 6 percent to $477 million.
The global electrical distributor also acquired Thai company "4 Knights International."
Year to date, sales have increased 7.7 percent.
Profit increases 18% to $602 million during quarter.