Manufacturing & Distribution

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Urgent: Congress Agrees to New Tax Reform Bill

In light of recent legislation passed by the House and Senate, we are providing an update on the new tax…

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Recent Incidents Fuel Concerns over Breach Response

Could your data be hacked? Unfortunately, every organization — including for-profit businesses, not-for-profits and government agencies — is vulnerable to cyberattacks…

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Seminar: Drones Take Off in the Construction & Manufacturing Industries

Lunch and Learn Seminar Series Featuring Draper Aden Associates Bob Bonk and David Barton Tuesday, November 14, 2017 11:30 A.M. –…

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Utilize Data Collected on the Shop Floor

Idle machines, production bottlenecks, equipment breakdowns, absent employees, new orders — these are just some of the factors that can disrupt…

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Wage War Against Wage and Hour Investigations

Wage and hour laws are some of the most frequently violated in the manufacturing and distribution industry. They can be hard…

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Accuracy Counts

Using sophisticated inventory management software is supposed to solve the problem of inaccurate counts, but that’s not always the case. Delays…

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Watch Your Step When Negotiating

If your company is interested in selling the rights to a product, take these simple, effective steps. As one interesting court case illustrates, the survival of your business may depend on it.

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Keeping Delivery on Time

Improving your company’s on-time delivery rate can help you build customer satisfaction and maintain a competitive edge. Here are some factors to enhance your rate.

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Manage Assets for Smooth Operations

Even the simplest equipment breakdown can cost your company time and money. Take a look at these asset management principles that can make your business run more efficiently.