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Rise In Warehouse Worker Pay

Rise In Warehouse Worker Pay

Report: E-Commerce Leading To Rise In Warehouse Worker Pay A warehouse building boom — and a scarcity of available workers to staff them — reportedly resulted in the largest wage increase among warehouse workers in more than 10 years. The Wall Street Journal, citing data from logistics staffing firm ProLogistix, reported that starting pay for those employees climbed to $12.15 […]

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Grainger Accelerates Pricing Actions

Grainger Accelerates Pricing Actions

Grainger Accelerates Pricing Actions After Q1 Sales Tick Up, Profit Slides Grainger — No. 3 on Industrial Distribution’s Big 50 List — reported its 2017 first quarter financials on Tuesday, led by a slight increase in year-over-year sales and a modest decline in profit, while the company detailed plans to accelerate changes to its pricing structure. The company posted Q1 total sales of $2.54 […]

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Composite plastic bearings

Composite plastic bearings

10 reasons to use composite plastic bearings Weight reduction, corrosion resistance, self-lubricating are some of the benefits. Composite plastic bushings combine thermoplastics, fibrous reinforcements, and solid lubricants for tailored bearing solutions with a predictable lifetime in a wide variety of applications. These bushings run without maintenance, external lubrication, resist corrosion and debris, fit precisely with little creep, conduct heat efficiently, […]

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Concentric Maxi Torque

Concentric Maxi Torque

7 IMPORTANT REASONS TO CHOOSE THE CONCENTRIC MAXI TORQUE   The Concentric Maxi Torque is a unique bushing connection system.  A single screw locks the low taper angle split bushing in place and eliminates all of the existing attachment issues. _____________________________________________________________________________________________   _____________________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________________     Source: Concentric Maxi Torque 7 Reasons

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BOWMAN ACQUIRES JOHN HANDLEY BEARINGS

BOWMAN ACQUIRES JOHN HANDLEY BEARINGS

BOWMAN ACQUIRES JOHN HANDLEY BEARINGS   Bearing specialist, Bowman International, has announced the acquisition of the business of the Midlands based, John Handley Bearings Ltd.Committed to growing the John Handley name under the umbrella of its own brand, Bowman will work closely with the highly-experienced John Handley team to improve stock availability for its three key technical partners; Thomson Industries, […]

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Thorsten Möllmann Schaeffler’s new VP

Thorsten Möllmann Schaeffler’s new VP

Thorsten Möllmann becomes Schaeffler’s new Vice President of Corporate Communications Thorsten Möllmann (49) took over as Vice President of Corporate Communications at the Schaeffler Group on April 1, 2017. He will additionally serve as the Schaeffler Group’s press spokesman and will report to Christoph Beumelburg, Senior Vice President of Communications and Marketing. In his last position, Mr Möllmann was responsible […]

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