Electrical Market 101 http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7384/more en 10 Trends that Will Shake the Industry http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/10-trends-will-shake-industry <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> The economy has turned the corner and looks to be in position for steady if not spectacular growth in 2013 and some robust growth in 2014. Here are our picks for the key macrotrends that will shape how manufacturers, distributors, reps and end users will </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the 24/7 assault of tweets, blog postings and other social media, as well as the more traditional forms of communication, it's sometimes difficult</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/10-trends-will-shake-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/10-trends-will-shake-industry#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Electrical Economy Resources Silver Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:00:00 +0000 6260 at http://ewweb.com There Will Be Growth http://ewweb.com/market-forecasts/there-will-be-growth <div class="field-deck"> <i>Electrical distributors' primary customer groups see cause for cautious optimism amid a variety of challenges in 2013.</i> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To align your business with what your customers are expecting from the year ahead, the best bets will be to focus on energy-efficiency, safety, and labor-saving</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/market-forecasts/there-will-be-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/market-forecasts/there-will-be-growth#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Market Forecasts Tue, 01 Jan 2013 17:00:00 +0000 4982 at http://ewweb.com Top Ten News Stories of 2012 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/top-ten-news-stories-2012 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Electrical Wholesaling's picks for the most interesting news stories in 2011. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The economy is a downer once again It's hardly news that business has been a bit of a disappointment for most electrical companies this year. But it was</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/top-ten-news-stories-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/top-ten-news-stories-2012#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Resources Sat, 01 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 7404 at http://ewweb.com Amazon Makes a Splash http://ewweb.com/community-amp-opinions/amazon-makes-splash <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Whenever a rock this big gets thrown into the electrical pond, the ripples reach all distributors, manufacturers and reps.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon's recent announcement that its new AmazonSupply business would offer industrial and business customers quick-click access to 500,000 MRO (maintenance,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/community-amp-opinions/amazon-makes-splash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/community-amp-opinions/amazon-makes-splash#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Community & Opinions Amazon AmazonSupply America business Distributors electrical ewweb.com/ar ewweb.com/commentary ewweb.com/electrical ewweb.com/mag MRO MRO-oriented online products Whenever Winona X-types Tue, 01 May 2012 16:00:00 +0000 3716 at http://ewweb.com Power Storage http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/power-storage <div class="field-byline"> Doug Chandler, Executive Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The puzzle of how best to store electricity &#8212; whether at grid scale or building scale &#8212; has huge implications for the future of renewable energy and the smart grid.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's been about 212 years now since Alessandro Volta demonstrated the first voltaic pile what we know today, in English, as a battery. An electro-chemical</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/power-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/power-storage#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Green Market A123 Batteries energy ewweb.com/ar ewweb.com/electrical ewweb.com/greenbiz ewweb.com/mag GBS grid Maui power Research scale storage Technologies Sun, 01 Jan 2012 17:00:00 +0000 6566 at http://ewweb.com Schools & Universities 101 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/schools-universities-101 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <b><i>Even though budgets are being slashed by many school districts and on college campuses, you should still educate yourself on the sales opportunities in this market segment.</i></b> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">That school down the road can provide more than an education for your town's children. For electrical distributors, independent manufacturers' reps and</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/schools-universities-101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/schools-universities-101#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Business Data & Training Silver Sat, 01 Oct 2011 16:00:00 +0000 4549 at http://ewweb.com Hospital Market 101 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/hospital-market-101 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <b><i>Need an overview of the sales opportunities available now with hospitals and other healthcare facilities? Read on.</i></b> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Need an overview of the sales opportunities available now with hospitals and other healthcare facilities? Read on</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/hospital-market-101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/hospital-market-101#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Data & Training Thu, 01 Sep 2011 16:00:00 +0000 5359 at http://ewweb.com Utility Market 101 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/utility-market-101 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <b><i>New to the electrical wholesaling industry or need a refresher on the sales opportunities available in this important niche? Read on.</i></b> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The utility business is unlike any of an electrical distributor's other core market segments. That's because the customers, products, market traditions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/utility-market-101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/utility-market-101#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Data & Training Mon, 01 Aug 2011 16:00:00 +0000 6841 at http://ewweb.com Industrial Market 101 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/industrial-market-101 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <b><i>Need to know more about working with industrials? Check out this overview of the market's key trends and sales opportunities.</i></b> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Need to know more about working with industrials? Check out this overview of the market's key trends and sales opportunities</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/industrial-market-101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/industrial-market-101#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Data & Training Fri, 01 Jul 2011 16:00:00 +0000 6660 at http://ewweb.com Lightfair 2011 http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/lightfair-2011 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>LEDs rock Lightfair in Philadelphia and the show sets a new record for booth space.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lightfair International is one of the best indicators in the lighting market of the pace of product innovation, and you didn't have to take more than</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/lightfair-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-market-101/lightfair-2011#comments Electrical Market 101 Archive Award center Convention ewweb.com/ar ewweb.com/electrical ewweb.com/mag International LED LEDs LightFair Lighting new Philadelphia Show Vegas Wed, 01 Jun 2011 16:00:00 +0000 5672 at http://ewweb.com