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Thursday, September 03, 2015
You’ve heard the old saying, it was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Rob Handfield sees this as the best of times for procurement professionals, who have an opportunity to deliver real value to their organizations.
While core metrics were down from a very impressive July, the August edition of the Non-Manufacturing Report on Business from the Institute of Supply Management (ISM) was still very strong.
Posted on 09/03 at 11:35 AM
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Company's multi-tenant SaaS solution enables quick onboarding of new trading partners and omni-channel capabilities.
The Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) August edition of the Manufacturing Report on Business saw its PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, fall 1.6 percent to 51.1, following a 0.8 percent decline to 52.7 in July. Even with the relatively slow growth over the last two months, the PI has been at 50 or higher for 31 consecutive months.
Posted on 09/01 at 01:15 PM
Global demand remains stable as packaging equipment providers of all sizes shift focus.
Pack Expo 2014 grew five times faster than the average trade show.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Survey of economic activity shows July new business volume up 4% year-over-year, down 14% month-to-month, up 8% year-to-date.
According to Panjiva data, July shipments-at 952,126-were up 1 percent over June, following sequential gains of 7 percent for May over April and 1 percent for June over May.
Posted on 08/31 at 10:49 AM
Memorial scholarship recognized student's "understanding, passion, and international perspective."
40.6 million-square-foot WLC to yield an estimated 13,000 construction jobs and 20,000 permanent jobs at a variety of skill levels.