Thursday, February 06, 2014
Data recently released by Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that global trade activity was relatively flat to finish the year from November to December.
Posted on 02/06 at 04:03 AM
Global Trade •
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
The NMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, headed up 1.0 percent to 54.0 in January.
Posted on 02/05 at 07:24 AM
The Anderson-Crane Company becomes newest member of Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association.
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Holman brings experience in tactical planning and design, new product implementation and production support.
Posted on 02/04 at 11:01 AM
ThermoPod Packaging Products to become MP Global Thermal Packaging Products.
Monday, February 03, 2014
Despite seeing declines in its core metrics, manufacturing activity in January continued to show growth for the eighth straight month, according to the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) Report on Business.
Posted on 02/03 at 08:26 AM
Saturday, February 01, 2014
The recently released proposal to develop a checkoff program for the U.S. hardwood sector has both its supporters and opponents. The current proposal raises a number of questions for the industry to consider before voting on the idea.
The multidisciplinary report provides a glimpse of 10 years out, offering insight into the current and future challenges facing the industry and giving practitioners a plan to move forward.
The 2013 holiday season highlighted the importance of warehousing, distribution and materials handling processes. With Modex around the corner, five thought leaders take stock of what may lie ahead for our industry and our customers.
New solutions are improving productivity and retention among an increasingly diverse workforce.