News http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en ELECTRICAL MANUFACTURER ACQUISITIONS 2016 http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-manufacturer-acquisitions-2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">A table of mergers and acquisitions involving Top 200 electrical distributors in 2015-2016</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://ewweb.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://ewweb.com/site-files/ewweb.com/files/data-tables/612ewTOP10_MFRMA_DATA.csv" type="text/csv; length=2632">612ewTOP10_MFRMA_DATA.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-manufacturer-acquisitions-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/electrical-manufacturer-acquisitions-2016#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Gold Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:08:00 +0000 37641 at http://ewweb.com ACQUISITIONS & MERGERS INVOLVING TOP 200 ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTORS 2015-2016 http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/acquisitions-mergers-involving-top-200-electrical-distributors-2015-2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">A table of major acquisitions and mergers involving electrical products manufacturers in 2016</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://ewweb.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://ewweb.com/site-files/ewweb.com/files/data-tables/612ewTOP10_DISTMA_DATA.csv" type="text/csv; length=4081">612ewTOP10_DISTMA_DATA.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/acquisitions-mergers-involving-top-200-electrical-distributors-2015-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/acquisitions-mergers-involving-top-200-electrical-distributors-2015-2016#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Gold Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:58:00 +0000 37631 at http://ewweb.com Manufacturers Dig Deep into Industrial Software http://ewweb.com/commentary/manufacturers-dig-deep-industrial-software <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The past year has seen a flourishing of interest in the Internet of Things (IoT) as the latest opportunity for growth in the technology sector. There remains plenty of reason for skepticism about IoT hype in the consumer space &mdash; not about whether it will happen but about whether the value it will bring will justify its costs in cybersecurity and the erosion of privacy &mdash; but the picture is very different on the factory floor.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/commentary/manufacturers-dig-deep-industrial-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/commentary/manufacturers-dig-deep-industrial-software#comments Commentary News Gold Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:46:00 +0000 37621 at http://ewweb.com <p>New web-enabled industrial software is forever changing factories.</p> zhuzhu/iStock/Thinkstock Top News Stories of 2016 http://ewweb.com/news/top-news-stories-2016 <div class="field-deck"> A mix of M&As, new web-based technologies and economic trends made headlines in 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">EW’s editors had a busy year covering all the news that broke in the electrical wholesaling industry in 2016. Here are our picks for the trends that could shape the business in the years to come.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news/top-news-stories-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news/top-news-stories-2016#comments Materials Pricing Mergers & Acquisitions News Gold Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:00:00 +0000 37601 at http://ewweb.com <p>The IoT (Internet of Things) came of age in 2016, with real-world applications popping up throughout the electrical market.</p> jamesteohart/iStock/Thinkstock Lighting Designer on London Design Week Display http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-designer-london-design-week-display <div class="node-body article-body"> His post highlights work his firm did for high-end furniture manufacturer Channels Design to design the lighting of its display at the recent Design Junction show, part of London Design Week. “It had to be discreet, simple, easy to install, and cost effective.”</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-designer-london-design-week-display" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-designer-london-design-week-display#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:00:00 +0000 37491 at http://ewweb.com Photo: Soraa Huge Township in New York Converts to LED Streetlights http://ewweb.com/lighting/huge-township-new-york-converts-led-streetlights <div class="field-deck"> Lighting specialist distributor Best LED Group helped the township of Hempstead put the project together. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The changeout of 50,000 high-pressure sodium (HPS) streetlights will pay for itself in 2.5 years with $3 million in annual savings, according to the lighting manufacturer.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/huge-township-new-york-converts-led-streetlights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/huge-township-new-york-converts-led-streetlights#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:51:00 +0000 37481 at http://ewweb.com Photo: Cree Lighting Incentive travel made easy – Bob Snyder’s new venture http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/incentive-travel-made-easy-bob-snyder-s-new-venture <div class="node-body article-body">Bob Snyder from Equity Electrical Associates and Carol Cable is excited about a new venture he started up in the travel business to help industry execs in the electrical market gain access to reasonably priced incentive travel packages – Snyder Travel Group. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/incentive-travel-made-easy-bob-snyder-s-new-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/incentive-travel-made-easy-bob-snyder-s-new-venture#comments Bulletin Board Bob Snyder incentive travel marketing Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:44:00 +0000 37461 at http://ewweb.com EC&M's The Best of the Worst NE Code Violations: 2016’s Most Interesting What’s Wrong Here Photos http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/ecms-best-worst-ne-code-violations-2016-s-most-interesting-what-s-wrong-here-photos <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Our friends down the hall at EC&M magazine have made their picks for the year's biggest NE Code violations, and the photos in this gallery will shock you.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/ecms-best-worst-ne-code-violations-2016-s-most-interesting-what-s-wrong-here-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/ecms-best-worst-ne-code-violations-2016-s-most-interesting-what-s-wrong-here-photos#comments Bulletin Board EC&M magazine NE Code Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:30:00 +0000 37451 at http://ewweb.com Amazon’s enormous network of local warehouses got a whole lot bigger in 2016 http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/amazon-s-enormous-network-local-warehouses-got-whole-lot-bigger-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">If you like to track what’s happening with the rapid growth of Amazon’s distribution and warehousing network, this post by Costar, one of the largest commercial real estate firms in North America, is a must-read.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/amazon-s-enormous-network-local-warehouses-got-whole-lot-bigger-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/amazon-s-enormous-network-local-warehouses-got-whole-lot-bigger-2016#comments Bulletin Board Amazon AmazonSupply Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:23:00 +0000 37441 at http://ewweb.com <h3>In preparation for the 2016 holiday shopping season, Costar says Amazon added 26 warehouses&nbsp;to its global distribution network since Sept. 30.</h3> Amazon New “Facing the Forces” Report http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-facing-forces-report <div class="node-body article-body">“Navigating the Seas of Disruption”, provides wholesaler-distributors, their suppliers, customers, and other stakeholders with strategic insights into the key business and economic trends affecting the wholesale distribution supply chain through 2020. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-facing-forces-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-facing-forces-report#comments Bulletin Board Silver Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:40:00 +0000 37401 at http://ewweb.com Photo: National Association of Wholesaler-DIstributors