MDM-Podcasts-launch
Need Help? (888) 742-5060

In The News:

United Stationers to Cut 150 Jobs

United Stationers Inc. (NASDAQ: USTR), Deerfield, IL, a North American wholesale distributor of business products, announced it would reduce its workforce by about 150 positions. The reductions will be made through a voluntary early retirement program for eligible employees and a "focused workforce realignment" in certain areas of the company.

These actions are expected to be completed by the end of the second quarter of 2011.

"As we begin 2011, we are focused on aligning our resources with our strategic initiatives to make sure that we have the right skill sets in place to achieve our business objectives," said Cody Phipps, president and COO. "We believe these changes will allow us to make even greater progress on our key strategies, such as enabling e-business for our customers and suppliers and helping them grow."

© 2019 Gale Media, Inc.

Please do not reprint MDM's content on your website without MDM's express permission as it is copyrighted material. To gain permission, email us, or call 1-888-742-5060. For information on PDF or print reprints, visit www.mdm.com/reprints. MDM welcomes inbound links from your site. Please cite Modern Distribution Management.

2018-top-distributors-listThe 2018 Top Distributors List

This free PDF includes lists of top distribution companies across 14 sectors.

You will also receive MDM Update, our daily distribution e-newsletter & other distribution-focused content.

Download the Free PDF now >>


MDM-UpdateMDM Update: Daily Newsletter 

Sign up to read the best source for news & trends in wholesale distribution, MDM Update. Delivered daily to your inbox. 

Sign-up for MDM Update >>

Partner Center