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Wednesday, October 03, 2012
The ISM Non-Manufacturing index joined the Manufacturing Index in exceeding expectations in September
Monday, October 01, 2012
Following three consecutive months of slight contraction, economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in September.
Monday, September 17, 2012
The American Society of Civil Engineers unveiled a new economic study late last week which makes a compelling argument for seaport investment.
Posted on 09/17 at 09:28 AM
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
In a move to take advantage of constituent “synergies,” GS1 US and the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions (VICS) Association have signed a memorandum of understanding to merge their operations
Posted on 09/12 at 09:05 AM
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Tuesday, September 11, 2012
While the links between piracy and terrorism have been questioned lately, the anniversary of 9/11 is an appropriate day to examine the ongoing issue
Wednesday, September 05, 2012
While supply chains for many manufacturers in the Gulf were disrupted by Hurricane Isaac, advances in online, mobile, and cloud technologies may have softened the blow.
Posted on 09/05 at 10:29 AM
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The performance of cyber sales in the second quarter is stellar compared to the poor showing of the brick-and-mortar stores.
Posted on 08/21 at 01:35 PM
The majority of U.S. industrial manufacturers who were surveyed remain optimistic regarding prospects for the U.S. economy, but sentiment about the global economic outlook continues to weaken, according to the Q2 2012 Manufacturing Barometer recently released by PwC U.S.
Thursday, August 02, 2012
While the full impact of India’s massive power outage has yet to be measured in the global supply chain, analysts say it won’t be long before significant disruption is felt.
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Wednesday, August 01, 2012
In its ongoing quest to help U.S. multinationals remain competitive in the global marketplace, the University of Tennessee’s Global Supply Chain Institute recently convened its private sector “advisory board” in Chicago for a one-day forum