Ceramic Industry Blog
Susan Sutton, Editor-in-Chief, Integrated Media, discusses topics ranging from pressing industry issues and news to more general information regarding the economy, the housing crunch and more. Site visitors are encouraged to post comments, start a discussion and help build dialogue.
Kelsey Seidler, Associate Editor, shares results from our weekly CI CyberNews reader polls.
May 5, 2009
If your company is experiencing hard times, remember this simple axiom: profits grow the business while negative cash flows bankrupt it. When you are in survival mode, cash is king and profits are secondary.
May 4, 2009
As always, this issue includes many informative feature articles-as well as case studies, columns, industry news and more-to help you succeed in your business. Read More
May 1, 2009
Our IT department has outdone themselves in revamping the home of the online Data Book & Buyers’ Guide. Not only does it look fantastic, but it offers improved functionality as well.
April 29, 2009
Back in January, everyone wondered how he would address the myriad major problems faced by the U.S. and the world, and now we have a much better idea.
April 28, 2009
Your views and experiences can be a valuable resource for the industry. We want to help you share them!
April 27, 2009
The majority of our readers use social media for keeping up with friends and family (62.5%), while 37.5% use it for networking with colleagues (37.5%). What sites are their favorites?
April 24, 2009
We’re so excited about the new social media methods we’re using to bring you the latest industry news and information. You can now follow CI on Twitter, connect on LinkedIn and find us on Facebook®.
April 23, 2009
The CPSC has issued another stay of enforcement for the CPSIA, this time for lead standards regarding youth-model ATVs and motorcycles. As previously reported, this isn’t the first time the CPSC has acknowledged, at least tacitly, that the legislation is flawed.
April 22, 2009
It’s becoming more clear every day that the sustainability movement is here to stay. Though “greening” our manufacturing operations can cause serious challenges, opportunities abound.
April 20, 2009
Last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll asked about renewable energy use in the workplace. What technology came in first place?