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July machine tool consumption 8% above 2002

July U.S. machine tool consumption totaled $157.06 million, according to AMTDA, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association, and AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the USMTC ...
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Bosch Tool makes acquistion

Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, Chicago, IL, has reached an agreement with the owners of Roto Zip Tool Corporation to acquire certain assets, particularly the brand and intellectual property. Roto Zip is the industry leader in ...
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Hughes Supply Q2 financials

Hughes Supply, Inc., Orlando, FL, a distributor of construction and industrial materials, equipment and supplies, announced results for its fiscal second quarter 2004 ended Aug. 1, 2003. Net sales for the quarter were $815.1 million, ...
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SKF to close two plants

SKF USA Inc. has announced plans for consolidating manufacturing operations to improve the company's long-term competitive position. The plan involves a gradual phase-out of operations at the Altoona, PA facility and the Jamestown facility in ...
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August Manufacturing ISM Report On Business

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector grew in August for the second consecutive month, while the overall economy grew for the 22nd consecutive month, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report ...
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FCC postpones new fax regs

Businesses and associations got a reprieve on complying with tough new fax marketing restrictions scheduled to go in effect Monday, Aug. 25, but certain aspects of the rules may have an impact as early as ...
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PTDA Market Outlook Report Data June 2003

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) released June trend data for distributors and manufacturers of power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) products. In June, U.S. distributors' year-to-date sales of PT/MC products increased 1.1 percent as compared to ...
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IDA selects Interim Director

The Industrial Distribution Association (I.D.A.) has named Donald F. Ruggles, as Interim Director of the association effective immediately. Mr. Ruggles is Chairman of the Board of MSCO, Inc. (Martin Supply) in Sheffield, Alabama. As Interim ...
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June machine tool consumption up 3%

June U.S. machine tool consumption totaled $244.55 million, according to AMTDA, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association, and AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the USMTC ...
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New FCC regs limit faxes

AUG. 18 UPDATE: FCC Postpones New RegsIn a move that could have a huge impact on how distributors communicate with customers and prospects, the Federal Communications Commission announced new regulations governing how businesses can use ...
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