Second quarter growth exceeds low-double digit outlook, but supply chains and the labor market are concerns.
The second quarter's data issue brings similar results from the start of 2021: Optimistic growth numbers coupled with some troubling signs in inventory and inflation. Read the July 25 MDM Premium for complete details on how 2Q21 went down and where distributors are focused for the remainder of the year.
The July 10 issue of MDM Premium is a showcase of e-commerce innovations. Our five 2021 Digital Innovator award winners know how to harness the power of data to build business, grow their online presence and create environments that their customers appreciate. Read about these leaders at Sonepar USA, Loeb Electric, ADI Global, Global Industrial and Source Atlantic today.
Our annual Top Distributors issue includes many of our Top Distributors category listings, as well as feature stories on this year's Market Mover companies: Fastenal, Lawson Products, Winsupply and W.W. Grainger. Read to find out where these top companies are making investments and how they are investing in business changes to overcome lingering pandemic-related market challenges.
Read the June 10 issue of MDM Premium to hear about Ferguson tackling material shortages, Adobe and FedEx teaming up on an e-commerce ecosystem and how Devil Mountain Wholesale Nursery overcame labor shortage challenges.