Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Crown invited me to its flagship service center outside Chicago for a demonstration of their operator and technician training programs. Prepared for plenty of PowerPoints and goofy videos, I instead experienced two full days of hands-on, grease-covered, eye-opening and tremendously exciting education.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
PwC CEO survey finds only 19% of top retailers say they can fulfill omni-channel demand profitably.
Seegrid’s former director of development from 2003-2007 returns to the company.
Friday, April 10, 2015
March shipments came in at 988,065, which easily eclipsed February by 24 percent, as well as March 2014 by 19 percent. Panjiva said total first quarter shipments at 2,580,899 were 4 percent ahead of the first quarter of 2014.
Posted on 04/10 at 12:46 PM
Global Trade •
February shipments up 7.3% from same month in 2014.
Thursday, April 09, 2015
Eurozone business leaders more bullish than the global average for the first time in 15 quarters.
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Optimism for domestic economy at highest level since 2005, more than a third of respondents report a lack of qualified workers.
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Powerful search and download capabilities improve user access to products, information and resources.
Posted on 04/07 at 03:33 PM
Baldor Electric •
The contents of the mock warehouse at Raymon'd booth included 12,000 pounds of food and essentials valued at more than $14,000.
Monday, April 06, 2015
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 56.5 in March, which was 0.4 percent below March and also 0.6 percent below of the 12-month average of 57.1. Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector has grown for the last 62 months, according to ISM.
Posted on 04/06 at 01:30 PM