Kendra Story, current CFO, will retire on April 1.
Technology distributor's fourth-quarter sales were up 4 percent.
Matheson Tri-Gas expands reach, product offering with acquisition.
Utilities rise, manufacturing drops due to severe weather.
Buckley served as the EVP of the ISA since its creation in 2004.
PTDA Business Index up to 60 in 4Q.
Grainger organic sales up 4% year-over-year.
Electrical distributor reports growth in U.S. but challenges globally.
Louisiana-Pacific sales up 6% in 4Q year-over-year.
Strong HVAC sales help drive Watsco's sales for quarter, year.
Generac 4Q sales up 10%.
ABB sales up 3% in 4Q.
General Cable sales increase 7% in 4Q.
Universal Forest Products construction sales up 31% in 2013.
Victor Technologies, previously Thermadyne Holdings, to be sold for $947 million.
Acquisition will be integrated with Wolseley's Starkki business.
Acquisition of Boise Inc. helps Packaging Corporation of America realize record profits, sales.
2014 forecast predicts growth for industry.
Strong job creation plans and positive sales outlook offset by high inventories and political uncertainty.
Industrial production falls in 19 member states.