Modern Distribution Management Names Industrial Distribution Group a 2013 MDM Market Leader

Industrial Distribution Group has been ranked No. 22 on Modern Distribution Management’s 2013 Top Industrial Distributors list. This list identifies the top 40 distributors by revenue in industrial distribution. Modern Distribution Management is the leading information source for independent distribution channels.

“Despite the ups and downs we’ve witnessed in the economy over the past few years, the MDM Market Leaders have succeeded in remaining at the top of the market and continue to be innovative in their approaches to serving customer needs,” said Tom Gale, publisher of Modern Distribution Management.

The list was released in conjunction with the 2013 Distribution Trends Report, which is available to MDM Premium subscribers. The trends report provides an in-depth look at the key trends, opportunities and challenges facing wholesaler-distributors across distribution sectors.

Data was collected from companies, public filings and news releases. For private companies who did not provide their revenue data, the MDM editorial staff estimated rankings based on past reported revenues, average revenue declines within the sectors, data from economic reports and conversations with industry experts.

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