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The part of a business where there can be a lot of low-hanging fruit is inbound transportation, particularly where vendors prepay and add freight to their invoice.
Workplace injuries in any organization take a bite out of profits. A wealth of data, statistics and surveys is available from scores of organizations regarding occupational illness and injuries.
In August 2013, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) reported a backlog of 591,665 patent applications waiting to be examined and an average total pendency (time from filing to end of examination) of 29.4 months.
This time of year can be especially hectic. Between decorating, entertaining, gift buying (and wrapping!), and actually celebrating the holidays, it seems like there are never quite enough hours in the day.
The Brick Industry Association (BIA) recently honored architecture that incorporates fired clay brick with its 2013 Brick in Architecture Awards.
In the U.S., November is our month dedicated to giving thanks. Of course, we don’t have many fun songs or TV specials about Thanksgiving, and a lot of Americans probably have their Christmas decorations up before the day’s over (if not before).
The news that the “Majority of Manufacturers Planning or Considering Reshoring from China to U.S.” drew the most attention last week.
The 3rd IGCW-2013, is a focused industrial initiative for all chemistry-intensive sectors such as the API-Pharmaceuticals, Fine & Specialty, Agro-chemicals, Dyes & Pigment intermediate manufacturing companies world-wide, a gathering of over 500 senior representatives participating in the Convention, and over 1000 invited visitors attending the IGCW-EXPO.Read More