Friday, June 07, 2013
One day event to focus on leadership development, career advancement and networking.
Posted on 06/07 at 08:51 AM
In 2012, 91 percent (29 million tons) of the corrugated packaging used in the U.S. was successfully recovered for recycling, maintaining its top position as the most-recycled packaging material.
Posted on 06/07 at 08:31 AM
Thursday, June 06, 2013
iGPS Company LLC, operator and owner of the largest global pallet rental pool of lightweight, 100% recyclable plastic platforms with embedded RFID tags, today announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of substantially all of its assets to iGPS Logistics LLC, a joint venture formed by Balmoral Funds, One Equity Partners, certain of their affiliates, and Jeff and Robert Liebesman.
Posted on 06/06 at 02:21 PM
BMW manufacturing facility in Spartanburg, S.C., expands use of fuel cells for material handling trucks and forklifts.
Manufacturing production expected to increase 3.1% in 2013 and 3.6% in 2014; Projections for 1.8% GDP growth in 2013 and 2.8% growth in 2014.
Posted on 06/06 at 08:40 AM
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
PRIME (Partnership Response In Manufacturing Education) program a community-based approach to manufacturing education.
This brand-new facility leverages the PECO team’s extensive depot experience to create a true center of excellence.
The ISM’s monthly Non-Manufacturing Report on Business said that the index used by the ISM to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 53.7 in May, rising 0.6 percent from April.
Acquisition will expand e-commerce capabilities.
Company will exhibit in the RPA’s Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013.