Commentary Stories

Happy Election Day!

November 6, 2012

It’s finally here—Election Day 2012. I’m excited and relieved at the same time and in equal measure. 

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Kiln Connection: Improving Operations

November 1, 2012

What makes for a good kiln operating strategy?

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Inside CI: The Right Tools

November 1, 2012

Our mission at Ceramic Industry is quite simple: to help you succeed in your business with superior information. 

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Will Apple Bring Manufacturing Back to the U.S.?

October 30, 2012

At the end of the recent presidential debate, moderator Candy Crowley asked both candidates about the likelihood of Apple bringing manufacturing back to the U.S. Do you think Apple would ever bring back manufacturing to America?

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Textbooks and Training

October 23, 2012

In last week's CI CyberNews, we asked readers whether classrooms and companies should replace hard-copy learning materials with digital books or manuals.

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Will You Tune into the Next Presidential Debate?

October 16, 2012

In last week's CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked readers if they would be watching the next U.S. presidential debate. Will you?

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Spanish Economy

October 9, 2012

In last week's CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked readers about Spain's financial problems. Do you think there is a viable solution?

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Inside CI: Turbulent Times

October 2, 2012

I was at a conference earlier this year, where the keynote was given by an economist who detailed his predictions for the worldwide economy. 

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Glass Works: Improving Public Confidence in Closed-Loop Recycling

October 2, 2012

A recent survey of 2,078 adults across the UK found that 73% of respondents don’t know where their recycled materials go, and 65% don’t know what these materials will be made into. 

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Ceramic Decorating: Deco ’13 Program Now Available

October 2, 2012

The preliminary program for Deco ’13 in Louisville has been mailed to all members and posted on the website for the Society of Glass and Ceramic Decorated Products (SGCDpro). 

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