Thursday, July 09, 2015
Shipments down from April, but up by 1.4% from the same month last year.
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Annual transportation cost increases of $15.5 billion, an increase of 14%, have reversed other supply chain cost-saving efforts.
Former CEO Pickard retires after 34 years at helm in Canada; operations manager Trigatti assumes role of president.
Monday, July 06, 2015
Pack Expo Las Vegas celebrates its 20th anniversary and growth of both the expo and the industries it serves.
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 56.0 in June, which edged out May by 0.3 percent.
Posted on 07/06 at 11:21 AM
Thursday, July 02, 2015
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Posted on 07/02 at 12:17 PM
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After 53 years in Jonesboro, Ark., the company will add new manufacturing capabilities and 75 permanent jobs.
Loscam, Asia Pacific’s leading pallet pooling service provider, recently opened a new depot in Kota Kinabalu, capital city of the state of Sabah Malaysia, further extending its services to East Malaysia.
Posted on 07/02 at 05:43 AM
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth inched up 0.7 percent to 53.5 over May’s 52.8 (a PMI of 50 or greater represents growth). This reading marks sequential growth for the third month in a row.
Posted on 07/01 at 01:34 PM
More than 30 leading suppliers of reusable products and services will be available in the Reusable Packaging Pavilion. The exhibitors include manufacturers, material suppliers, providers of washing and other specialty equipment, and service providers of reusable packaging systems and solutions.