Buying/Marketing Groups http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/7362/more en AD Members Post 9% Growth Overall but Electrical Lags http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-members-post-9-growth-overall-electrical-lags <div class="node-body blog-body">Sales for all AD distributor members, across all seven of the group’s divisions and three countries, grew by 9% in 2016 but electrical distributor members appear to be stuck in a slow lane. The results varied considerably by industry, with Electrical up 1%.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-members-post-9-growth-overall-electrical-lags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-members-post-9-growth-overall-electrical-lags#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Electrical Economy News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:14:00 +0000 32791 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p><span>(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)</span></p> Toole & Rose Supply joins AD http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/toole-rose-supply-joins-ad <div class="node-body blog-body">Toole & Rose Supply will be part of both the Industrial and Electrical divisions of AD. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/toole-rose-supply-joins-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/toole-rose-supply-joins-ad#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Kentucky News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:48:00 +0000 31701 at http://electricalmarketing.com IMARK Announces 2015-2016 Distinguished Performance Awards for Distributors http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/imark-announces-2015-2016-distinguished-performance-awards-distributors <div class="node-body blog-body">IMARK Group recognized the following member companies for distinguished performance in 2015-2016. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/imark-announces-2015-2016-distinguished-performance-awards-distributors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/imark-announces-2015-2016-distinguished-performance-awards-distributors#comments Alabama Illinois Buying/Marketing Groups California Colorado New York Missouri Ohio Maryland Texas South Carolina IMARK Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:59:00 +0000 31491 at http://electricalmarketing.com Caniff Electric Supply joins AD Electrical Division http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caniff-electric-supply-joins-ad-electrical-division <div class="node-body blog-body">Caniff Electric Supply has been serving the electrical supply needs of the greater Detroit metropolitan area since 1982 with two locations in Hamtramck and Mt. Clemens, Mich. Caniff’s primary market consists of commercial and industrial customers.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caniff-electric-supply-joins-ad-electrical-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caniff-electric-supply-joins-ad-electrical-division#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Michigan Distributors News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:58:00 +0000 29001 at http://electricalmarketing.com AD member sales up 9% in Q1 http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-member-sales-9-q1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Members of distributor buying/marketing group Affiliated Distributors (AD), Wayne, Pa., reported sales across all seven divisions and three countries grew by 9% in 2016 Q1 year-to-date to a record $8.7 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-member-sales-9-q1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-member-sales-9-q1#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 06 May 2016 20:35:00 +0000 28231 at http://electricalmarketing.com Distribution Technology Group to Rep Informediate http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate <div class="node-body blog-body">Distribution Technology Group (DTG), Virginia Beach, Va., the technology rep firm started by industry veteran Stacey Pandeloglou, has signed an agreement to represent Informediate's SourceWare ERP system in the distribution marketplace.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Service Providers Ecommerce Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:15:00 +0000 27621 at http://electricalmarketing.com RESCO joins Affiliated Distributors http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/resco-joins-affiliated-distributors <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Richmond Electric Supply Co., LLC. (RESCO) Richmond, Va., joined AD effective Jan. 1. RESCO serves the commercial, military, OEM/Industrial, national accounts, facilities management and residential markets in Virginia/DC.&nbsp;&nbsp; In business for more than 30 years, RESCO operates six locations in Richmond, Farmville, Lynchburg, Norfolk, Yorktown, and Lanham, Md.</p> </div> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/resco-joins-affiliated-distributors#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Virginia Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 08 Jan 2016 20:59:00 +0000 26621 at http://electricalmarketing.com IMARK Announces Top Performer Awards http://electricalmarketing.com/buyingmarketing-groups/imark-announces-top-performer-awards <div class="node-body article-body">IMARK Group recognized member companies for distinguished performance in 2014-2015 at its recent annual meeting. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/buyingmarketing-groups/imark-announces-top-performer-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/buyingmarketing-groups/imark-announces-top-performer-awards#comments Buying/Marketing Groups News Premium Fri, 06 Nov 2015 19:50:00 +0000 25871 at http://electricalmarketing.com Affiliated Distributors Partners with Unilog to Boost Members’ E-commerce Capabilities http://electricalmarketing.com/data/affiliated-distributors-partners-unilog-boost-members-e-commerce-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">Distributor buying and marketing group Affiliated Distributors (AD), Wayne, Pa., announced a major effort to boost its member companies’ abilities to compete online with large national chains by developing product data sets, master electronic catalogs and other e-content services. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/data/affiliated-distributors-partners-unilog-boost-members-e-commerce-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/data/affiliated-distributors-partners-unilog-boost-members-e-commerce-capabilities#comments Data Buying/Marketing Groups Distributors Premium Fri, 23 Oct 2015 17:28:00 +0000 25631 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>AD&#39;s distributors are seeking e-commerce solutions to compete with national chains, as well as giant online retailers such as Amazon, which opened a huge fulfillment center in Tracy, Calif., in January.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News AD Partners with Unilog to Boost Members' eCommerce Offering http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-partners-unilog-boost-members-ecommerce-offering <div class="node-body blog-body">Affiliated Distributors, Wayne, Pa., has made a major investment in its member companies’ abilities to compete in e-commerce through a new partnership with the Unilog to provide product data for its AD eContent Service program. This program includes a comprehensive content management solution with a shared Master eCatalog and Web Portal, along with member Specific Sub-Catalog and Store Front options.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-partners-unilog-boost-members-ecommerce-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ad-partners-unilog-boost-members-ecommerce-offering#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Ecommerce News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:57:00 +0000 25561 at http://electricalmarketing.com