Brady Global News

BRADY REPORTS FISCAL 2018 FIRST QUARTER

Brady this morning reported its financial results for the fiscal 2018 first quarter ended Oct. 31, 2017.

Quarter Ended Oct 31, 2017 Financial Results

  • Net earnings for the fiscal 2018 first quarter increased 14.2 percent to $25.8 million compared to $22.6 million in the same quarter last year.
  • Sales for the first quarter increased 3.6 percent to $290.2 million compared to $280.2 million in the first quarter last year.
  • Total organic sales increased 1.7 percent and the impact of foreign currency translation increased sales by 1.9 percent.  By segment, organic sales increased 2.9 percent in Identification Solutions and decreased 1.4 percent in Workplace Safety.

Regional

QUALITY OVER PRICE WINS LOCKOUT/TAGOUT BUSINESS FOR DOWDUPONT

DowDuPont purchased 5,852 engraved cable padlocks from Brady to support new Lockout/Tagout procedures at its production site in Dordrecht, Netherlands. DuPont de Nemours, which merged with Dow Chemical on Sept. 1, 2017, is a worldwide supplier of agriculture and materials science products.

Local

Milwaukee Holiday Giving Tree: Grab a Tag Today!

It’s time for the annual Holiday Giving Tree in Milwaukee! Starting today, employees are invited to pick up a gift tag from the Giving Trees located in the Good Hope lobby and the Camden employee entrance area. Please sign your name next to the tag number on the sheets located next to the trees.

Brady Around The World

Left : Leslie Mayer spotted this Fire Extinguisher sign as well as other facility ID signs while spending time at Lagunitas in Chicago IL.
Center : Jean Norris came across this Brady label while touring a power plant in Cooper Landing, Alaska.
Right : Bill Blank captured this Brady sign right outside the Magic Kingdom entrance at Walt Disney World Resort.