Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Service organization controls provides third-party validation of the security of a company's data applications.
Most companies acknowledge packaging and packaging operations as significant components of their supply chains. Managers see a focus here as a means to maintain customer service levels, which continues to be a high priority.
But the benefit of packaging to the supply chain predictably and literally comes at a cost. Where are shippers incurring the greatest expense?
Monday, January 06, 2014
The ISM’s index to measure growth—the NMI—dipped only 0.9 percent from November to December, coming in at 53.0. A reading above 50 represents growth. ISM said that economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in December for the 48th consecutive month.
Posted on 01/06 at 07:12 AM
Friday, January 03, 2014
Grant Thornton survey finds U.S. companies will bring production, customer service and IT infrastructure back to the United States.
Package intended to teach students the fundamentals of manufacturing automation technology.
Acquisition to better serve customers in defense, entertainment and aerospace markets.
Promat 2015 on track to fill 300,000 square feet with 800 exhibitors.
Grant Thornton 2013 Fall CFO Survey reveals 60% of CFOs expect a stagnant or worse economy during the next six months.
When it comes to e-fulfillment, it's not enough to pick and pack the order. We need to remember that the process isn't complete until the customer gets the order.
Thursday, January 02, 2014
Forecast for manufacturing production to grow 3.1% in 2014 and 4.1% in 2015, averaging 3.2% from 2016 to 2018.
Posted on 01/02 at 08:38 AM