Supplier Consolidation: Its Impact on the Distributor
- More than just a pulse. WEBER, RICK // Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2013, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p2
An interview with truck equipment distributors, trailer dealers, and parts specialists from around the U.S. is presented. Jason Hall of Wick's Trucks Trailers offers an update on the latest developments in the parts market. When asked what can suppliers do to offer better service, Dave Durand of...
- Selling in places you never imagined. Sauer, Bruce // Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2007, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p4
The author reflects on issues related to the truck equipment industry in the U.S. According to the author, truck equipment distributors are looking beyond the local market and discovering customers that are regional and national in scope. He states that some companies may be able to use...
- The Changing Vendor/Customer Relationship. KOEPFER, CHRIS // Production Machining;Mar2014, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p6
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses reports within the issue on topics including distributors morphing as integrators, trend toward automation, and changing relationship between suppliers and customers.
- Suppliers are key to buying groups' future. Rowland, Mark // Builders Merchants Journal;Dec2007, p1
The author reflects on the impact of suppliers in the merchant industry on the Leading Independent Merchants Alliance (LIMA) in Great Britain. He believes that LIMA will have to offer something else to encourage suppliers to sign up. He also points out that 2008 will see yet more change in the...
- Suppliers, at your service. BEGGS, BRUCE // American Laundry News (American Trade Magazines LLC (ATM));09/01/2013, p4
The article offers information about this issue of the journal which provides listings for laundry/linen distributors and suppliers with offices and warehouses around the U.S.
- REPLACEMENT PARTS DIRECTORY. // Food Engineering;Jul2014, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p23
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- FISA Member Directory. // Food Engineering;Jul2014, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p98
No abstract available.
- READERS' CHOICE AWARDS: FOOD PROCESSING RC Awards. // Food Processing (00156523);Mar2011, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p29
The article lists the best suppliers in the 44 categories of the ingredients, equipment and services in the U.S. including Rockwell Automation Inc., Cryovac Inc., and Rockwell.
- From the Publisher. Krukowski, Nick // Canadian Transportation & Logistics;Jul2008, Vol. 111 Issue 7, p3
The article discusses various reports on published within this issue, including one on the index of suppliers which is arranged according to the kind of services they offer and alphabetical list of all companies which are featured in this guide.