Acquisition strengthens company's presence in New England and Mid-Atlantic regions.
November 4, 2016
Year-to-date sales were up 2.2 percent year-over-year.
Goods and services deficit down $4 billion for month.
Prices increased by 0.2 percent in the EU28.
Sales to manufacturing customers increased 3.6 percent.
Year-to-date sales down 10.8 percent year-over-year.
The miscellaneous subsector and machinery, equipment and supplies subsector contributed to the rise.
Overall employment grew 161,000 in October, with unemployment little changed at 4.9 percent.
Year-to-date sales were up 2.3 percent year-over-year.
Year-to-date sales decreased 1.9 percent year-over-year.
Acquisitions are the first for Sterling's new construction distribution platform.