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At the recent Linemen's Rodeo in the KC area, co-sponsored by EW's sister publication Transmission & Distribution magazine, several lineman told KCUR-FM in the podcast below about the need to attract younger workers to their industry.

Mar 17, 2017
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EW's Top 10 Electrical Product Picks for March, 2017

Electrical Wholesaling's Top 10 Electrical Product Picks for March, 2017 are in and this month we are highlighting products from ABB, AFC, Brady, Madison Electric Products, Magnetek, Milwaukee Tool, Pass & Seymour/Legrand, Platinum Tools, Southwire and Toshiba Security.
Mar 17, 2017
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Top 10 LED Picks for March 2017

Our March, 2017 picks are in for the Top 10 LEDs of the month and we would like to congratulate the folks from Barron Lighting, Douglas Lighting Controls, Focal Point, Hubbell Lighting, HyLiteLED Lighting/ARVA, Killark Lighting, Leviton, Nora Lighting, Tridonic and Zumtobel.
Feb 19, 2017
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Top 10 Electrical Product Picks for February 2017

Congratulations to the following companies for having new products selected by Electrical Wholesaling's editors for this month's Top 10: Bedrock Automation, Bridgeport Fittings, Carlo Gavazzi, Extech, HellermannTyton, Ilsco, Killark, Milwaukee Tool, Platinum Tools and Sola HD.
Feb 17, 2017
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EW's Top 10 LED Picks for February, 2017

February's Top 10 LED Products are in and EW's editors would like to congratulate the product management teams from Acclaim Lighting, Alloy LED, Aquarii Inc., Erco, Lutron, Nora Lighting, Sylvania LEDVANCE, Universal Lighting Technologies, WAC Landscape Lighting, and Zumtobel.
Jan 23, 2017
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Top 10 Electrical Product Picks for January 2017

January's Top 10 Electrical Product Picks are in and EW's editors would like to congratulate the product management teams from AFC/Atkore, Arlington Fittings, Carlo Gavazzi, Cope/Atkore, Electro Industries, Schneider Electric, Southwire, Rittal Enclosures and Thomas and Betts.
Jan 22, 2017
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Top 10 LED Picks for January 2017

January's Top 10 LED Products are in and EW's editors would like to congratulate the product management teams from Acclaim Lighting, Appleton Emerson, Auroralight, Barron Lighting, Bulbrite, Easy Lite Co., Econosense, HyLite LED Lighting, JESCO Lighting and Wattstopper/Legrand.
Jan 09, 2017
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2017 National Factbook

It will be important to watch the national electrical contractor employment data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Through the summer it had been tracking well above 880,000 — historically a very healthy level — but it dipped below this threshold sharply in September. It’s hard to determine if this will be anything more than a brief aberration or a regular cycle as construction employment typically slows down as winter approaches.
Dec 19, 2016
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2017 Economic Indicators to Watch - An Electrical Wholesaling Around the Circuit Podcast

Electrical Wholesaling's Jim Lucy and Doug Chandler discuss their picks for the most important 2017 Economic Indicators to watch in this podcast.
Dec 16, 2016
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Top 10 Product Picks for December 2016

Congratulations to the product development teams at Arlington Industries, Brady, Carlo Gavazzi, Empire Level, Lutron, Milwaukee Tool, Plastibond, Powerbox, Raychem and Stahlin for having new products selected for Electrical Wholesaling's Top 10 New Products for December, 2016.
Dec 16, 2016
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Top 10 LED Picks for December, 2016

Congratulations to Acclaim Lighting, Appleton/Emerson, Barron Lighting, Cree, Killark/Hubbell Lighting, Litetronics, Modern Forms, Shat-R-Shield, Wattstopper/Legrand and WAC Lighting for having their LED products selected this month as EW's Top 10 LEDs for December, 2016.

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