Filed in Manufacturing
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Merger and acquisition activity in first nine months of 2014 surpasses annual totals in the previous decade.
Posted on 11/19 at 10:00 AM
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
The composite index slipped for the first time in six consecutive quarters, but still indicates modest expansion.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Business moves to better align global development and manufacturing strategy with parent company The KION Group.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
OSHA guidelines only go so far, but a number of safety solutions can address bad habits while fostering good ones.
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.
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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