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Airgas Sales Rise 18% in 1Q

Airgas, Inc., Radnor, PA, U.S. distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, welding, safety, and related products, reported sales increased 18% in its first quarter ended June 30, 2007. Sales were $915 million. Profit was up 34%.
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Acquisitions accounted for 11% of the first-quarter sales growth. Same-store sales increased 7%, with hardgoods up 6% and rent up 8%.
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We had an outstanding quarter. We continue to see good growth in non-residential construction and energy markets, and our strategic products are also performing well," said Airgas CEO Peter ...

Airgas, Inc., Radnor, PA, U.S. distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, welding, safety, and related products, reported sales increased 18% in its first quarter ended June 30, 2007. Sales were $915 million. Profit was up 34%.
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Acquisitions accounted for 11% of the first-quarter sales growth. Same-store sales increased 7%, with hardgoods up 6% and rent up 8%.
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We had an outstanding quarter. We continue to see good growth in non-residential construction and energy markets, and our strategic products are also performing well,” said Airgas CEO Peter McCausland.

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