Acquisition of the Dallas-based safety distributor is the fourth strategic acquisition in the past 18 months for Ritz Safety
For the fourth quarter as a whole, the index slipped 0.6 percent
Florida-based Gasco Affiliates is a producer of specialty gases
Net revenue grew 4.9 percent to $574.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2016 versus the fourth quarter of 2015
For the year, sales improved by 2.4 percent to $3.96 billion, compared to $3.86 billion in 2015.
ISA Manufacturer Index at 58.0 in December; ISA Distributor Index was 54.6 in December