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Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 4 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in November 2019 were $7.6 billion, an increase of 4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report $17.1 billion in September sales

Sales by farm product raw materials wholesalers in September 2019 were $17.1 billion.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 5.8 percent decrease in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by farm product raw materials wholesalers in September were valued at $23.8 billion, a decrease of 5.8 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Drugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers report 0.2 percent decrease in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by drugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers in September were valued at $62.7 billion, a decrease of 0.2 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 2.7 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in November 2019 were $40.7 billion, an increase of 2.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Drugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers report $61.3 billion in September sales

Sales by drugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers in September 2019 were $61.3 billion.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report $11.2 billion in September sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in September 2019 were $11.2 billion.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 2.1 percent decrease in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in September were valued at $12.7 billion, a decrease of 2.1 percent from the same period a year earlier.

LAKE CHAMPLAIN REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BYP January Meet-up: Kestrel Coffee Roasters

Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on.2020 is here and ready to help you network.

STATE OF VERMONT: "Choose Vermont" Scholarship Program Announced

The Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development, Vermont Student Assistance Corporation and 13 Vermont colleges and universities are announcing the 2020 Choose Vermont Scholarship Program, which will award $60,000 in scholarship money to students who commit to attend a Vermont school by June 1.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 13.4 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in September were valued at $19.5 billion, an increase of 13.4 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report $13.8 billion in September sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in September 2019 were $13.8 billion.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 11.8 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in September were valued at $30.4 billion, an increase of 11.8 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report $12.5 billion in September sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in September 2019 were $12.5 billion.

Vermont among the 36 states with major tax changes in 2020

Vermont was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.

Vermont job growth this year projected at 0.5%

Job growth in Vermont is expected to reach 0.5 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 0.7 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Inventories in aluminum and nonferrous metal products industry climb 1.1 percent in September

Inventories for businesses in the aluminum and nonferrous metal products industry increase $156 million, or 1.1 percent, to $13.9 billion in September, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of nonmetallic mineral products fall 2.1 percent in October

Shipments for nonmetallic mineral products decreased $240 million, or 2.1 percent, to $11.3 billion in October, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in December.

Shipments of wood products climb 0.9 percent in October

Shipments for wood products increased $78 million, or 0.9 percent, to $9.2 billion in October, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in December.

1,577 plastics and rubber products manufacturing businesses in the U.S. have between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 1,577 plastics and rubber products manufacturing businesses in the U.S. that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

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