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Friday, January 03, 2014
Grant Thornton 2013 Fall CFO Survey reveals 60% of CFOs expect a stagnant or worse economy during the next six months.
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
Monday, December 02, 2013
October new business unchanged year-over-year, down 1% month-to-month and up 5% year-to-date.
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Research cites supply chain visibility as a key contributor to growth.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Commerce reported that September retail sales at $425.9 billion were down 0.1 percent compared to August and up 3.2 percent compared to September 2012, and the NRF eported that September retail sales, which exclude autos, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.6 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis from August and were up 3.8 percent on an unadjusted basis annually.
A focus on growth, regardless of its pace, was a key underlying theme in the results of the 20th Annual Survey of Third-Party Logistics CEOs, which was released last week in conjunction with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference in Denver.
Friday, October 25, 2013
PwC Manufacturing Barometer report illustrates the confidence and caution in manufacturers' hiring and investment plans.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
2013 update shows no sign of abatement; MAPI’s Gold: ‘Inefficient system is a drag on manufacturing growth.'
Posted on 10/24 at 08:03 AM
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013
"Circus" in U.S. congress viewed as holding back investment in equipment among small businesses.