The electrical industry's ongoing quest to drive down the cost of transactions and enhance the value of electronic commerce platforms by synchronizing data between manufacturers and the reps and distributors who sell their products is often an underappreciated but fundamentally important issue for the industry.
New residents to any market need places to live, shop and work, and that usually translates directly into the need for new homes, apartments, offices, stores, schools, medical building and other types of residential and commercial construction.
Nationally, single-family building permits are down -4.1% through June to 813,000 permits, but quite a few large metros are enjoying double-digit year-over-year (YOY) growth in single-family building permits.
Planning for the IDEA eBiz 2019 conference is well underway, and a $200 early-bird discount is still available for the event, which will be held Sept. 16-18 in Philadelphia. You can get the discount by registering before July 31 by clicking here...