Illinois Tool Works Inc., Glenview, IL, reported operating revenue increased 11.5% for the quarter ended April 30, 2008. Growth in revenues was primarily due to contributions from translation and acquisitions.
By segment: Industrial Packaging +14.9% Power Systems and Electronics +8.9% Transportation +11.5% Construction Products +2.7% Food Equipment +25.1% Polymers and Fluids +27.8% Decorative Surfaces +3.3% All Other +8.6%
Above numbers include base revenues, acquisitions/divestitures and currency translation.
With $16.2 billion in revenues, ITW is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered components and industrial systems and consumables. The company consists of 825 business units in 52 countries and employs some 60,000 people.