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Thursday, November 06, 2014
Materials handling equipment new orders grew 8.8% in 2013 and are forecasted to grow 8.0% to 9.0% for 2014 and 2015, according to the latest Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM) released by MHI.
Posted on 11/06 at 10:01 AM
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 57.1 (a reading above 50 represents growth) in October, down 1.5 percent from September’s 58.6 and down 2.5 percent from August’s 59.6, which is the highest NMI reading since it was added to the report in January 2008.
Posted on 11/05 at 11:43 AM
Monday, November 03, 2014
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, headed up 2.4 percent to 59.0 in October (a PMI of 50 or greater represents growth), which erased the 2.4 percent decline in September’s PMI. October’s PMI matched August’s 59.0, which was just off its highest reading since March 2011’s 59.1.
Posted on 11/03 at 02:12 PM
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Second acquisition in recent months to enhance real-time performance management and predictive asset analytics software and solutions.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Cloud-based manufacturing execution systems grant visibility into centralized or global manufacturing environments.
Friday, October 17, 2014
PRIME creates connections between manufacturing high school students, educators and the industry to grow and train the next-generation workforce — all while driving interest and awareness in manufacturing.
Posted on 10/17 at 07:02 AM
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Third annual event includes an appearance from President Obama, 1,500 events nationwide and its own movie.
Appearance will mark the first time in almost two decades that a president has visited this part of the country.
Winning videos highlight pride, the role manufacturers play in communities and a commitment to inspire the next generation of manufacturers in America.
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Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Movie intended to engage manufacturing employers and workers, legislators, educational facilities, reporters and even consumers.