New vs. Used Equipment: Financing Strategies for Today’s Industrial Firms

Today’s industrial firms are ripe with opportunity.While benefiting from a continued strong economy, driven by ongoing GDP growth and record-low unemployment, today’s manufacturing and...

Reshoring Success

In 2018 the number of companies reporting new reshoring and foreign direct investment (FDI) was at the highest level in history, up 38 percent...

European Space Agency awards contract to Siemens and Sonaca for additive manufacturing applications

The European Space Agency (ESA) has selected Siemens Digital Industries Software to develop aerospace design applications for metal additive manufacturing. The applications will leverage...

Investing In Your Future: Marketing for Sustainable Business Growth

Right now, many manufacturers are enjoying a period of high production rates. It’s a challenge to find qualified employees to hire and to keep...

How to Prepare Your Manufacturing Business for an OFCCP Audit

For manufacturers that contract with the government, failing an OFCCP audit could risk your relationship with local and federal government agencies and result in...

5 Real-Time Monitoring Logistics Trends That are Improving Modern Operations

We’ve reached a point where it’s no longer pertinent to talk about the rising use of big data and real-time analytics because it’s already...

Improving Operations

Vancouver, B.C.-based Adion Systems has established ProShop USA, Inc. in Bellingham, Washington as a U.S. subsidiary to facilitate sales and support of its ProShop...

Is Your Focus On You, Or Your Customers?

We often oversimplify what we believe a customer’s need is, often due to the fact that many organizations view customer needs through an internal...

6 Industrial Tech Trends We’re Likely to See in 2019

1. Making Industrial Systems More Secure Against Cyberattacks The managers at manufacturing facilities know even a few minutes of downtime could result in thousands of...

Lease Accounting Changes: Is Your Shop Ready?

As manufacturers consider how rapid advancements in technology and new machinery might benefit their businesses, they should also factor upcoming lease accounting changes into...