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Thomas P. Gale

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Commentary: Market Leading Strategies for 2020

This is the 10th year we have ranked the top distributors, and this year includes more than 150 companies across 15 product categories.
This expanded issue — exclusively for MDM Premium members — includes a snapshot of our annual ranking of the largest industrial and construction products distributors in North America, as well as five profiles of select ...
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Digital Disrupters Create Shifts in 2019 Top Industrial Distributors List

Deeply fragmented nature of the markets still bodes well for traditional large distributors and for smaller, agile specialists.
Distinct niches served by strong value propositions developed over decades have created a lot of value — and revenue — that digital can’t displace. Subscribers should log-in below to read this article.
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July Distribution M&A Roundup: July Cools Off Hot June

Summer doldrums might not exactly be the right term, but the pace of mergers and acquisitions in wholesale distribution slowed significantly from a blistering June.
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Sell Better: Fish Where the Fish Are

How much time does your sales team spend in unproductive waters?
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Commentary: Sell Better: Fish Where the Fish Are

How much time does your sales team spend in unproductive waters?
There are fishermen, and then there are catchers of fish. Some anglers are more successful than others, and it isn’t about who has the best technology. How much time does your sales team spend in unproductive waters? ...
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Leadership in the New Distribution Future

Management needs to do a better job getting the team aligned around the existing opportunities to improve profitability.
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Commentary: Leadership in the New Distribution Future

Management needs to do a better job getting the team aligned around the existing opportunities to improve profitability
“If firms ignore the profit opportunities in the existing business, they are severely limiting their ability to take part in the new distribution future.” No one can hit you over the head with common sense ...
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MDM Releases 2019 Economic Benchmarks for Wholesale Distribution Report

Report forecasts key financial performance statistics for 19 sectors.
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How Strong Is Your 2020 Vision?

Halfway through 2019, an increasing number of leading indicators are pointing to an economic slowdown in the second half.
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Commentary: How Strong Is Your 2020 Vision?

An increasing number of leading indicators are pointing to an economic slowdown in the second half
Halfway through 2019, an increasing number of leading indicators are pointing to an economic slowdown in the second half. Anecdotally we’re hearing of “sluggishness” in the past two months across many sectors.Subscribers should log-in below ...
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