Commentary Stories

Success Strategies: Determining Your Corporate Culture

April 1, 2005
Do you know what your corporate culture is? Do you know what the term "corporate culture" means?
Read More

International Business: People Problems

April 1, 2005
One of the greatest challenges facing companies in China - how to hire and retain good people.
Read More

INSIDE CI: Reinventing Yourself

March 1, 2005
Editor Kristi Grahl's monthly roundup.
Read More

PPP: TIPS & TECHNIQUES - The Secret to Successful Copper Reds

March 1, 2005
For many potters, the quest for the perfect copper red glaze is never-ending.
Read More

IP IN DEPTH: New Patent Fees

March 1, 2005
On December 8, 2004, President Bush signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act (H.R. 4818) into law. In addition to setting a budget for U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) expenses, the act also revised the schedule of fees that the PTO charges for patent applications.
Read More

REFRACTORIES REVIEW: Advancing Technology

March 1, 2005
The annual production and market value for refractories has steadily decreased in recent years, so there are economic concerns associated with the ongoing improvement of products and technologies that are bringing in less revenue.
Read More


February 1, 2005
Whenever any company consistently implements practices that reduce employee morale, they must realize that the impact will be poor service, poor attendance and less than stellar performance.
Read More

INSIDE CI: What If...?

February 1, 2005
The monthly roundup by Editor Kristi Grahl.
Read More

SUCCESS STRATEGIES: The $100,000 Question

February 1, 2005
Every company has profit leaks-areas where inefficiencies are draining cash and profit from the business. The challenge facing business owners and upper management is how to identify and fix those leaks.
Read More

KILN CONNECTION: Conservation is Key

January 1, 2005
Columnist Ralph Ruark offers some ideas on how to avoid running out of energy in the current global fuel market.
Read More



Image Galleries

In-Depth Features

These articles detail innovative advanced ceramic and glass materials and technologies.


Sapphire: An Extreme Performer

Ian Doggett of Goodfellow and CI Editor Susan Sutton discuss the benefits and opportunities provided by industrial sapphire.

More Podcasts


Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI April 2014 cover

2014 April

Our April issue features details on advanced materials such as ceramic matrix composites and piezoelectric ceramics, among many others. Be sure to check it out!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!


facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40