DDI System, which specializes in market-specific distribution ERP technology, has acquired General Data Systems (GDS) of St. Louis. GDS is a solution provider in the small- to medium-sized wholesale distributor software space.
In recent years, Distribution Center magazine has presented several Golden Warehouse awards for companies that either expanded an existing facility or created a new one. We looked for creativity, functionality, and most importantly the business sense behind the expansion.
MEMPHIS, Tenn.— KeIe Inc. announced the appointment of Richard Campbell as president and chief executive officer. Campbell will assume the responsibilities of outgoing president and CEO, Tim Vargo, who announced his retirement in April.
Countless distributors have labored under tremendous misconceptions in regard to how their companies really make money. However, because everybody has been at a similar disadvantage, there has been a near-level playing field.
"Our biggest challenge and a goal I had set for the company was to shift as large a percentage of the new construction part of our business, nearly 95 percent, to the add-on and retrofit part of the industry. We have been very successful in doing so because 40 percent of our business is now retrofit and add-on."
cfm Distributors is an employee-owned company devoted to the success of our customers, our employees, our suppliers, and our business with warmth, integrity and spirit. While that is our mission statement, it is the feeling you get when you are at one of our locations or talking with any one of our employee-owners on the phone.
Fargo, N.D. — Dakota Supply Group (DSG) has promoted Darrin Walts to plumbing segment manager. He will work closely with DSG’s Chief Segment Officer Mike Tupa and Sales Manager Ryan Tracy. He will work out of DSG’s Sioux Falls, South Dakota, branch.