News Watch http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7403/more en Houston Wire & Cable Buys Fastener Master Vertex http://ewweb.com/news-watch/houston-wire-cable-buys-fastener-master-vertex <div class="node-body article-body">Vertex is a master distributor of industrial fasteners with sales and distribution centers throughout the United States. Specializing in corrosion resistant and specialty alloy inch and metric threaded fasteners, rivets, and hose clamps, Vertex products are used in a broad array of end markets including industrial supply, water and waste water, general manufacturing, power generation, marine, and oil and gas.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/houston-wire-cable-buys-fastener-master-vertex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/houston-wire-cable-buys-fastener-master-vertex#comments News Watch Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:58:00 +0000 37371 at http://ewweb.com Rockwell Buys Maverick Technologies http://ewweb.com/news-watch/rockwell-buys-maverick-technologies <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell said the addition of Maverick will expand its domain knowledge and help deliver innovative control and information solutions to customers in industries such as chemical, food and beverage, and oil and gas.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/rockwell-buys-maverick-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/rockwell-buys-maverick-technologies#comments News Watch Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:56:00 +0000 37361 at http://ewweb.com ABB Partners with Fluor and Microsoft http://ewweb.com/news-watch/abb-partners-fluor-and-microsoft <div class="node-body article-body">ABB’s new integrated cloud platform will be a key enabler for ABB Ability and is expected to create a large, open, digital industrial ecosystem for customers, partners, suppliers and developers.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/abb-partners-fluor-and-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/abb-partners-fluor-and-microsoft#comments News Watch Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:54:00 +0000 37351 at http://ewweb.com Genuine Parts Acquisitions Add to EIS and Motion Industries http://ewweb.com/news-watch/genuine-parts-acquisitions-add-eis-and-motion-industries <div class="node-body article-body">Braas is a multi-regional distributor of products and services for industrial automation and control, specializing in pneumatics, motion control, industrial networking, machine safety, robotics and related industrial parts. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/genuine-parts-acquisitions-add-eis-and-motion-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/genuine-parts-acquisitions-add-eis-and-motion-industries#comments News Watch Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:53:00 +0000 37341 at http://ewweb.com Verizon Moves into Lighting with Sensity Systems Purchase http://ewweb.com/news-watch/verizon-moves-lighting-sensity-systems-purchase <div class="node-body article-body">Sensity has established itself as one of the companies to watch in the race to combine lighting with data networks and build new capabilities on those combined technologies. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/verizon-moves-lighting-sensity-systems-purchase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/verizon-moves-lighting-sensity-systems-purchase#comments News Watch Silver Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:52:00 +0000 36761 at http://ewweb.com Southwire Gets Bigger in Building Wire with United Copper Deal http://ewweb.com/news-watch/southwire-gets-bigger-building-wire-united-copper-deal <div class="node-body article-body">United Copper Industries has a workforce of approximately 300 employees and a 450,000-sq-ft-facility in Denton that includes sales and support resources, a copper rod mill, a manufacturing plant and distribution resources. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/southwire-gets-bigger-building-wire-united-copper-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/southwire-gets-bigger-building-wire-united-copper-deal#comments News Watch Silver Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:49:00 +0000 36751 at http://ewweb.com America’s Best Electricmart of Guam Joins AD http://ewweb.com/news-watch/america-s-best-electricmart-guam-joins-ad <div class="node-body article-body">America’s Best Electricmart, Inc. (ABE) headquartered in Tamuning, Guam joined AD effective Sept. 1. ABE has serviced the electrical supply needs of Guam, a U.S. island territory in the Western Pacific, since 2001. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/america-s-best-electricmart-guam-joins-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/america-s-best-electricmart-guam-joins-ad#comments News Watch Affiliated Distributors buying marketing group Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:05:00 +0000 36201 at http://ewweb.com Sonepar to Rebrand Hagemeyer-IDG as Vallen Distribution http://ewweb.com/news-watch/sonepar-rebrand-hagemeyer-idg-vallen-distribution <div class="node-body article-body">The new name is the first step in a comprehensive rebranding program, with a full brand launch scheduled for the week of October 10th, 2016, Sonepar said</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/sonepar-rebrand-hagemeyer-idg-vallen-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/sonepar-rebrand-hagemeyer-idg-vallen-distribution#comments News Watch Silver Wed, 17 Aug 2016 20:57:00 +0000 35961 at http://ewweb.com Cree Plans to Sell Wolfspeed Power and RF Division for $850 Million http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million <div class="node-body article-body">Cree, Inc., Durham, N.C., plans to sell its Wolfspeed Power and RF division, its including its silicon-carbide substrate business for power, RF and gemstone applications, to Infineon Technologies AG for $850 million in cash. The move is part of Cree’s plans to focus more on LED lighting.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million#comments Lighting News Watch Cree LED lighting Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:32:00 +0000 35471 at http://ewweb.com GE, Schneider and Software http://ewweb.com/news-watch/ge-schneider-and-software <div class="node-body article-body">The reason for the excitement about industrial software is becoming clearer with time. The potential market is huge and the potential for improving efficiency in manufacturing operations around the world may be even bigger.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/ge-schneider-and-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/ge-schneider-and-software#comments News Watch Silver Fri, 01 Jul 2016 21:48:00 +0000 35251 at http://ewweb.com