HD Supply to Focus On Facilities Maintenance

HD Supply Holdings Inc. announced it had agreed to sell the company’s Construction & Industrial – White Cap business to an affiliate of private equity firm CD&R for $2.9 billion. HD Supply will consist of one core business,  facilities Maintenance. The...

Bunzl Agrees To Buy MCR Safety, Abco Kovex

Bunzl Plc reported increased results for the first half period, and also announced that it has agreed to buy a US-based safety business and a flexible packaging distributor in Ireland. MCR Safety distributes a variety of largely own brand personal protection equipment...

Genuine Parts Company Announces Sale of S.P. Richards Company

Genuine Parts Company announced today that it has completed the sale of its S.P. Richards operations through two separate transactions. S.P. Richards’ Core U.S. Operations Sold to Investor Group The Safety Zone and Impact Products Operations Sold to H.I.G....

Bunzl Acquires Joshen Paper & Packaging

Bunzl PLC, FTSE 100 distribution firm, said Thursday it has acquired US grocery-focused packaging firm Joshen Paper & Packaging Co Inc for an undisclosed sum. Read the story