With the price of oil at or near all-time highs, manufacturers are feeling the pinch. But the news isn't all bad: higher prices can lead to unforeseen benefits.
Plans for big increase in Canadian beef and cattle imports now on hold.
Industrial company also raises full-year earnings guidance.
Homebuilding shows biggest drop in almost six years.
Company's profits rise just 2 percent, but it raises guidance for the year.
Truck maker says deal will strengthen North American distribution channel.
Thirty four of the top 50 companies are involved in manufacturing and wholesale trade.
Intellectual property rights paramount to future economic strength of U.S.; IP accounts for over 1/3 the value of all U.S. corporations.
Indiana company will pay $100,000 penalty; spend $721,000 to bring plants into compliance
Indiana leads list of dirtiest plants, followed by Alabama, Kentucky and North Dakota, which has the three dirtiest, according to the report.
Three of four regional indicators moved higher in June. Separately, activity in the Kansas City region cools.
One of the biggest issues in today’s production environment is the incorporation of multiple vehicles at the same plant in much higher densities than would ever have been considered in the past.
The fog was so thick at times, maintenance mechanic Nathanial Koniecko wasn’t sure if he was walking through the cold storage freezer at the Norwich, Conn. branch of U.S. Foodservice, or trekking through the eerie Sherlock Holmes novel, “The Hound Of The Baskervilles.” Besides fog, insufficient seals on
Automotive manufacturers face many challenges when evaluating and optimizing the performance of their sales channel, which can include thousands of franchise and non-franchise dealerships in the U.S., Canada, and other countries worldwide. Yet, auto manufacturers often lack direct visibility into the day-to-day activities of an auto dealership.
The Inland Empire might be just the spot to locate your manufacturing facility. With its excellent infrastructure and abundannt work force, it offers manufacturers an ideal place to set up shop - if only they knew where it was.
The Chevron Delo Synthetic Transmission Fluid SAE 50 and Texaco Syn-Star SAE 50 meet the major OEM’s performance requirements for extended drain and warranty.
The Department of Energy launches two new programs to help manufactures become more energy efficient.
Higher gas prices help push revenue to $99 billion.
Commercial airline orders remain strong, and orders for defense-related items surged.
Record revenue couldn't offset higher energy, feedstock costs.