NAW/DREF: The Distribution Research and Education Foundation of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors named Adam J. Fein, president of Pembroke Consulting, to a second four-year term as DREF Fellow.
Watts Water Technologies acquired the 40% equity interest in Taizhou Shida Plumbing Manufacturing Co. Ltd. that had been held by its former joint venture partner, Yuhuan County Cheng Guan Metal Hose Factory.
Wolseley plc, Reading, England, reported a “particularly impressive” performance of its North American Plumbing and Heating division, which includes Newport News, Va.-based Ferguson, for the half year ended Jan. 31, in its unaudited interim results.
Retiring Ferguson CEO Frank Roach and his successor Kevin Murphy talk about the seamless leadership transition, the company’s future and views on the current marketplace. Read more stories in 2017 May Issue.