Recent Articles

December 19, 2014 1:47 pm
Maura Falk, Associate Editor, IMPO
According to OSHA's budget justification, its plans to increase the number of health inspections next year are just the tip of the iceberg in regards to its full 2015 agenda.                     
December 19, 2014 1:23 pm
Meagan Parrish, Editor, Chem.Info
While bustling economies with booming industries have often sent CO2 emissions soaring, government actions have begun to mitigate this coupling trend.                             
December 19, 2014 10:10 am
John Zegers, Director, Georgia Center of Innovation for Manufacturing
John Zegers, director of the Georgia Center of Innovation for Manufacturing, says a convergence of activities suggest that 2015 will be a landmark year for American manufacturing.                   
December 18, 2014 12:19 pm
Though e-commerce and the need for efficient websites continues to grow, distributors should not forget the importance of having an attractive retail showroom for their brick-and-mortar stores.                 
December 17, 2014 12:31 pm
Mike Hockett, Associate Editor
Canadian-based industrial distribution start-up We Share Supply sets itself apart from the crowd in that 2 percent of every sale goes to a charity of the customer’s choosing.                      
December 16, 2014 10:13 am
Paul Reilly, Tom Reilly Training
One reason salespeople have a bad reputation is because of the phrases they use. Some are good, some could be better, and some are just plain lousy.                            
December 12, 2014 10:31 am
Rich Thompson, Managing Director, JLL Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions
With many Boards of Directors asking questions of their CEOs as to how they are prepared to deal with supply chain disruptions, the focus on risk mitigation has become raised on the priority list of supply chain executives.     
December 10, 2014 4:57 pm
DGI's move to its current ERP solution resulted in reduced costs for order processing, improved order accuracy, and faster order processing times. Now DGI has plans to grow their enrolled customers by 150 percent.           
December 8, 2014 10:39 am
Tom Reddon, Forklift Specialist, National Forklift Exchange
Sometimes the simple phrase of “going green” can seem overwhelming. After all, where do you start?                                           
December 5, 2014 3:40 pm
Mike Hockett, Associate Editor
Thanks to companies like Atheer Labs, augmented reality is no longer a thing of science fiction and cinema. It’s being used right now, and Atheer wants to bring the technology to the industrial workplace sooner than you’d think.     
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