Friday, August 03, 2012
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 52.6 in July, up 0.5 percent from June and down from May’s 53.7.
Posted on 08/03 at 12:53 PM
In the month of July, the US economy added 163,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in July, according to the Labor Department, about 100,000 more jobs than were added in June.
Posted on 08/03 at 12:23 PM
Thursday, August 02, 2012
Intelligrated, a leading North American-based provider of automated material handling solutions, services and products, announced that its acquisition by a holding company owned by the Permira funds has been successfully completed, in a transaction at a valuation in excess of $500 million.
Behr implements a customized packaging solution to safely and efficiently deliver HVAC parts.
Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Lincoln Industries’ business is chrome metal parts, but it’s the lift truck program that really shines.
Fleet management software is evolving from a tool to track maintenance to a platform for the smarter lift truck.
Modern's focus on lift trucks takes a look at the top suppliers, trends in forklift fleet management, a user survey and more.
Continuing an upward climb, the worldwide industrial lift truck market is seeing orders and shipments on the rise again.
Modern spends 60 seconds with Jim Moran, the chairman of the Industrial Truck Association, talking about the state of the lift truck industry.
On the heels of June, which registered its lowest monthly reading in three years, July’s Manufacturing report on Business from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) was fairly flat in comparison.
Posted on 08/01 at 01:27 PM