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Tuesday, October 01, 2013
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure manufacturing activity, hit 56.2 in September, which was 0.5 percent of August and now represents the highest level for the index in 2013. And it is above the 12-month average of 52.4 by 3.8 percent and has been over 50 in nine of the last ten months.
Combination to give new organization increased size and resources to take advantage of strategic and acquisition-related opportunities.
Monday, September 30, 2013
Acquisition to enable bi-coastal platform for customer service.
Friday, September 27, 2013
Entrepreneur opened one of the earliest consultancies in materials handling and warehousing in 1958.
October 4 is Manufacturing Day, when participating companies highlight the role of manufacturing in the United States economy.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Company reduced costs, storage space, and material handling in manufacturing and assembly.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Manufacturing Day sponsors provide the resources to support manufacturers participating in the program, a grassroots effort by U.S. manufacturers to improve public perception of manufacturing in America by coordinating awareness-raising activities at a variety of locations across the country on October 4, 2013.
The U.S. skills shortage will be far less of a problem than many people believe in the short term, and it is unlikely to prevent a resurgence in U.S. manufacturing in the next few years, according to a report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Posted on 09/25 at 08:55 AM
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Forecast for manufacturing production to grow 2.2% in 2013, 3.2% in 2014, 4.1% in 2015.
Posted on 09/19 at 03:46 PM
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Tuesday, September 17, 2013
While United States-based manufacturing appears to have regained some momentum in recent months following an erratic stretch earlier in the year, a recent report from Panjiva issued a report to see if there is more than meets the eye when gauging the current state of domestic manufacturing.
Posted on 09/17 at 08:29 AM