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In the months from January to June, Rexel increased its sales by 2.4% to 6,799.5 m EUR.

In the months from January to June, Rexel increased its sales by 2.4% to 6,799.5 m EUR. Net profit increased by 70.6% to 163.9 m EUR.
In Europe, sales were down 0.2%, North America up 7.6%, and the Asian-Pacific region up 0.8%.
Rexel was hit particularly hard by the branch closures in the United Kingdom (30 closures) and in Germany (17 closures).

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21
Jun

The Spanish marketing company Nou-Grup achieved sales of 63 m EUR.....

The Spanish marketing company Nou-Grup achieved sales of 63 m EUR in the first 4 months of 2019; this represents an increase of 8.6% compared to the same period of the previous year.

Nou-Grup has 48 wholesalers with about 100 branches; Nou-Grup belongs to the international GEWA marketing association.

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The Würth Group's total revenue in 2018 increased by 7.1%

The Würth Group's total revenue in 2018 increased by 7.1% to 13.6 bn EUR (previously 12.7 bn EUR). The operating result increased from 780 m EUR to 870 m EUR, ie. an increase of 11.5%.

The electrical wholesale business (which belongs to the Allied Companies) reached 1.67 bn EUR, an increase of a remarkable 12.9%. 4,478 people are employed in this segment.

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05
May

Sonepar increased its sales by 4.1% to a new high of

Sonepar increased its sales by 4.1% to a new high of 22.4 bn EUR from 21.6 bn EUR in 2017.

Europe accounts for € 11.2 bn EUR (50.2%), America 9.6 bn EUR (42.7%) and Asia / Pacific 1.6 bn EUR (7.1%).

The number 1 in Europe is Germany with 2,826 m EUR, followed by France with 2,335 m EUR, and the Netherlands with 1539 m EUR and Italy with 1,116 m EUR.

In America, it was the United States with 7,382 m EUR, followed by Canada with 1,099 and Mexico with 505 m EUR.  

In the Asian-Pacific region, the number 1 was Australia with 591 m EUR, followed by China (mainland) with 387 m EUR.

54% is done with contractors, 28% with industrial customers. In automation and infrastructure it is 34%, in cables and wires 16% and the lighting sector is 15%.

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03
May

Amazon was able to present a tremendous rise in sales and profit in the first quarter of 2019 compared to last year.

Amazon was able to present a tremendous rise in sales and profit in the first quarter of 2019 compared to last year.

Net sales increased 17% from 51 bn USD (45.4 bn EUR) to 59.7bn USD (53.2 bn EUR). And net income increased 125% from 1.6 bn USD (1.4 bn EUR) to 3.6 bn USD (3.2 bn EUR). In the 2.quarter they want to increase sales by 13 - 20% over the previous year.

Amazon has announced a whole list of news at the press conference. Below is only a small selection of the most important points:

Amazon will invest 800 m USD (713 m EUR) for even faster daily delivery. With the program Amazon Day, it will be possible for business Prime members, initially only in the US, to choose a day of the week for their packages to arrive,

As Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Brian Olsavsky said, for Amazon, the most important thing is, whether it comes from Amazon or third-party suppliers, that customers will get the broadest choice at the best price and in the best and most convenient way.

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24
Apr

Schneider Electric generated sales of 6,307 m EUR in the first quarter of the year

Schneider Electric generated sales of 6,307 m EUR in the first quarter of the year, up 8.7% on the same period last year.

32% was achieved in North America; 25% in Western Europe, 27% in the Asia-Pacific region and 16% in the rest of the world.

The year-end targets have already been confirmed, with organic revenue growth of + 3% to 5% and EBITA growth of between 4 and 7%. The Chinese market will continue to grow, but not quite as strongly as before. Favorable to moderate opportunities are expected for North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe.

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Fagerhult, the lighting manufacturer headquartered in Habo / Sweden, achieved net sales of...........

Fagerhult, the lighting manufacturer headquartered in Habo / Sweden, achieved net sales of...........

SEK 1,270.7 m (EUR 122.3 m) in the 3 months from January to March 2018, 2.1% more than in the previous year. About 3,300 employees were employed.

The operating result amounted to SEK 138.6 m (EUR 13.3 m), a decrease of 9.6%.

Regional sales were as follows: Northern Europe EUR 49.7 m, UK and Northern Ireland EUR 26.1 m, Rest of Europe EUR 41.2 m, Africa, Asia and Pacific EUR 16.4 m.

At the beginning of March 2018, the Dutch lighting company Veko Lightsystems International B.V., based in Schagen / NL, was acquired. In December 2017 Veko employed 130 people and had a turnover of EUR 37 m. Fagerhult paid EUR 31.5 m. In addition, there could be additional payments, which depend however on the company's performance in the next 3 years.

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Schneider Electric had sales of EUR 5.8 bn in Q1 2018, 0.7% less than one year ago.

Schneider Electric had sales of EUR 5.8 bn in Q1 2018, 0.7% less than one year ago.


In Western Europe (28.2% of total sales) it was 1,633 m. In the Asian-Pacific region (28.1% of the total) 1.630 m, in North America (27.2%) 1.576 m and in the rest of the world (16.5%) 961 m.

The strong performance in Q1 is a good sign for organic sales growth this year.
Schneider Electric also benefits from its multi-regional model at a time when one tries to regionalize markets.
 

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In the 3rd quarter 2017 Schneider Electric achieved a turnover of EUR 5,904 m, which is a slight drop of 1.85% compared to the same period last year.

In the 3rd quarter 2017 Schneider Electric achieved a turnover of EUR 5,904 m, which is a slight drop of 1.85% compared to the same period last year.

In Western Europe EUR 1,582 was generated (26,8% of corporate turnover), in the Asia-Pacific region EUR 1,695 m (28.7%), in North America EUR 1,588 m (26.9%), and in the rest of the world EUR 1,039 m (17.6%).

Compared to the 9 month period of last year there is an increase of 1.8% to EUR 18,077 m.

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W.W. Grainger from Lake Forest/Illinois, one of the largest wholesalers in North America, reported turnover of............

W.W. Grainger from Lake Forest/Illinois, one of the largest wholesalers in North America, reported turnover of............

USD 2.64 bn (EUR 2.27 bn) for the 3rd quarter, a growth of 1.5% compared to last year. From January to September the turnover figure was USD 7.8 bn (EUR 6.7 bn), an increase of 1.6%. The two main segments are the turnover figures in USA and Canada, which make up approx. 80% of the total.

Net earnings for the first 9 months of 2017 amounted to USD 416 m (EUR 396 m), which is a considerable drop of 18.4% compared to last year.

For the year as a whole a turnover increase between 1.5% and 2.5% is expected.

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