Fourth-quarter sales tumble 20.2 percent.
Both acquisitions to focus on northwest Indiana region.
Company's "aggressive" 2017 expansion strategy begins in New York.
Grgoire Bertrand will resume duties as CFO for Europe.
Raw materials price index rose 1.2 percent, led by higher prices for animals and animal products.
GPC will own 35 percent of Inenco Group.
Kaman Aerospace Group bumps up interest to 49 percent from 26 percent.
Profit decreased 21.8 percent to $14.8 million.
Increase due to positive contributions from host of areas, including PCE and private inventory investment.
Index improved in March to 125.6, from 116.1 in February.
Karl Scott joins BlackHawk senior management team.
Sales up 24.5 percent in fiscal half year.
New dedicated brand will focus on healthcare and life sciences markets.
Litigation is still pending against two former employees of Beacon and SRS.
Mike Swedick will also lead MORSCO's waterworks division.
New facility will support states throughout southern and western U.S.