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AMTRAK: Amtrak Names Roger Harris Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer

On Friday, March 29, 2019, the Amtrak Board of Directors appointed Roger Harris to the position of Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, responsible for corporate marketing, sales distribution, network and consist planning, market research and pricing and revenue management, along with the Northeast Corridor, State-Supported and Long-Distance Service Lines.

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY: American Chemical Society and Max Planck institutes partner on transformative open access plan

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS) and the Max Planck Gesellschaft (MPG) announced today a collaborative open access strategic partnership that will advance shared goals for open science and enhance convenience for the MPG researcher and author community.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 3.4 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by paper and paper products wholesalers in March 2019 were $8 billion, an increase of 3.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 7.5 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in March 2019 were $4 billion, an increase of 7.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 2 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in March 2019 were $13.7 billion, an increase of 2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 3 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by grocery and related products wholesalers in March 2019 were $55.4 billion, an increase of 3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 0.6 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by farm product raw materials wholesalers in March 2019 were $17 billion, an increase of 0.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 6.6 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in March 2019 were $43.6 billion, an increase of 6.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 0.5 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in March 2019 were $11.7 billion, an increase of 0.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 5.7 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in March 2019 were $13.5 billion, an increase of 5.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 0.3 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in March 2019 were $11.1 billion, an increase of 0.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers report 5.6 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers in March 2019 were $59.9 billion, an increase of 5.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 3.9 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in March 2019 were $51.8 billion, an increase of 3.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 3.8 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in March 2019 were $12.6 billion, an increase of 3.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers report 11.1 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers in March 2019 were $62.5 billion, an increase of 11.1 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 7.9 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in March 2019 were $8 billion, an increase of 7.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 2.7 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in March 2019 were $21.1 billion, an increase of 2.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 2.7 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in March 2019 were $20.2 billion, an increase of 2.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 1.9 percent increase in year-over-year March sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in March 2019 were $39.4 billion, an increase of 1.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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