Inventory may be the life blood of manufacturing, but it can also be a liability, cutting into margins, quality and deliverables. Read on to find out how to minimize your inventory liability.
Dell hired Michael Cannon to serve as President, Global Operations.
According to Industrial Info Resources, following a decline in 2005 and a rebound in 2006, the CPI in the Southeast Region is expected to see $700 million in spending.
Other four sites are in Louisiana and Texas.
Peanut butter made at ConAgra plant seen as likely source.
Goal of 20 percent by 2020 shouldn't be mandatory, energy ministers say.
State also lost 437 plants.
RFID providers need to do a better job at helping manufacturers understand why and how to implement RFID solutions.
Construction expected to begin in 2008.
Manufacturers boosted their inventories by a small 0.1 percent in December.
Timken had been working with the racing group for the past three years with powertrain and driveline performance.
President's authority expires on July 1.
Company sees $4.5 billion in cost savings by 2009.
Acolyte Biomedica makes formulas to control infectious diseases.
Companies deny reports LG.Philips was selling a stake in Matsushita.
It is inherent in human nature to get excited about anything that is new. But, as time goes on, the excitement fades and exuberance seems to go by the wayside. This holds true for the manufacturing world, too. When implementing a process improvement initiative such as Lean Transformation, once the big gains are over
Eight auto-parts suppliers will be forced to layoff workers when production at the Spring Hill GM plant is halted.
Sony blames Playstation 3 launching costs for profit loss; cutting semiconductor investments by "large amount."
NAM joins other businesses and trade associations to ccall for renewal of presidential Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).
An appeals court has ruled that safety standards set by the MSHA are reasonable for reducing diesel particulate pollution for mine workers.