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Delivering Excellence Newsletter Sponsored by Magline Shares CST Brands Big Distribution Plans

LogoDelivering Excellence magazine, sponsored by Magline, detailed programs which enable companies to design innovative route distribution solutions that enhance safety and productivity. Delivery routes with a variety of lightweight and ergonomically-designed solutions allow companies to move more loads with less physical stress delivering workplace safety and productivity.

Chief Executive Magazine Looks at Manufacturing Executives Communication Style

Manufacturers are not doing a good job of communicating with their employees and distributors, reported Chief Executive magazine. Many are finding third party communication experts, such as PDP Solutions, to be an efficient solution. Increasingly, manufacturers focus with operational imperatives, are leaving the strategic communication leadership to experience vendors who can continue to articulate the culture of the organization. Nowhere is this imperative more urgent than in ESOP organizations.

US Compliance Corp Advisors Conduct Regular Site Visits to Establish Programs Meet Codes

U.S. Compliance Corp Fundamentals programs take the guesswork out of the regulatory mandates, establish programs that meet the codes AND documentation of company activities. Imagine not having to discern what programs must be developed which documentation may be required or how to complete all the mandatory trainings. A U.S. Compliance Corp advisor and/or a team of environmental specialists are assigned to clients and becoming very familiar with the operation and personnel. Regular site visits based on the scope of service selected ensure the U.S. Compliance Corp advisor supplies the necessary training, review of programs, and conducts facility walk-throughs.

Ultriva Data-Driven Analysis Mitigates Forecast Errors by Supporting Real-Time Supply Chain Visibility

LogoThe Operations & Supply Chain Club reported that companies like Union Pacific Railroad use thermometers and ultrasound to capture data about their engines and send it for analysis to identify equipment at-risk for failure if any. The world's largest multi-carrier network for the ocean shipping industry-INTTRA uses its OceanMetrics application to allow shippers and carriers to measure their own performance. Companies are also using telematics and big data to streamline trucking fleets. GE believes these new capabilities can contribute $15 trillion to the global GDP by 2030 by using systematic and data-driven analysis. Ultriva supports real-time supply chain visibility. This is one of many features appearing in Forecast Errors Newsletter.

Director of Application Engineering Rodge Brooks Oversees Heavy Duty Industrial Compressor for TCCI

Rodge Brooks, Director of Application Engineering, leads the stewardship of compressor development at all global T/CCI locations. In addition, he oversees validation test and compressor specific coordination, along with acting as APQP lead.

Pcdata USA Reports HomeGoods in Tucson Will Generate 838 Million Dollars in Economic Impact

LogoTuscon's Vice Mayor Richard Fimbres shared with the Arizona Daily Star, that the city approved the development agreement and PILOT (Payment in Lieu of Tax) for HomeGoods to build its new distribution center in Tucson. This distribution center will serve the retail outlets for HomeGoods, TJ Maxx and Marshall's in the western United States. This distribution center will open next year and initially have 410 employees, a number that will rise, meeting its full employment with 910 jobs. HomeGoods also offers all employees health and dental insurance benefits. According to an independent economic analysis, the total economic impact of the HomeGoods distribution center will be $838 million. Tucson enjoys being on I-10 and I-19, as well on the main Union Pacific east-west rail line, is less than an hour from Mexico, has the Port of Tucson, has an international airport and has an ample workforce available for logistics businesses. Compared to locations such as California, Tucson can typically offer a lower cost of doing business. With the location of the distribution center, HomeGoods qualifies as well for the Global Economic Development District (GEDD) incentive. This signals to other major companies that Tucson is a competitive location for future expansion opportunities. HomeGoods follows Target as the second major national retailer to choose Tucson for a distribution center.

Video Series Shares Three Convenient Ways to Communicate with Hytrol Conveyor

Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc., manufacturers of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions, released a video explaining the choices businesses have when communicating with the company. The video is part of a monthly video series called "Ask Hytrol" focused on specific topics to help maintain conveyor systems and learn about new technologies.

Wichita, KS Wasatch-Product-Development (WPD) Local Office Announces Adam Green Will Oversee the May 12th "Utah Contract Manufacturer" Dental Oral Health "Liquid-Contractor" Conference from American F

LogoWasatch Product Development is focused on providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities. With unmatched technical expertise, innovative equipment and regulatory knowledge, Wasatch maintains a demonstrated record with the FDA as well as with its customers; many of whom have outsourced with the company for over ten years. The Wasatch Product Development's lab is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) along with being registered and certified by the ATF, and FDA. Wasatch has been developing and manufacturing several unique products for many of the World's most successful consumer product companies since 1998.

New York, NY Wasatch-Contract-Manufacturing Regional Office Announces Adam Green Will Chair the May 5th "Utah Contract Manufacturing" Anti-Aging Serum "Liquid-Contractor" Symposium from Alpine

LogoWasatch Product Development is focused on providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities. With unmatched technical expertise, innovative equipment and regulatory knowledge, Wasatch maintains a demonstrated record with the FDA as well as with its customers; many of whom have outsourced with the company for over ten years. The Wasatch Product Development's lab is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) along with being registered and certified by the ATF, and FDA. Wasatch has been developing and manufacturing several unique products for many of the World's most successful consumer product companies since 1998.

Arlington, VA Wasatch-Product-Development (WPD) Regional Office Announces It Was Presented Best on-Time Delivery "Liquid-Contractor" for "Custom Anti-Aging Formulations"

LogoWasatch Product Development is focused on providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities. With unmatched technical expertise, innovative equipment and regulatory knowledge, Wasatch maintains a demonstrated record with the FDA as well as with its customers; many of whom have outsourced with the company for over ten years. The Wasatch Product Development's lab is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) along with being registered and certified by the ATF, and FDA. Wasatch has been developing and manufacturing several unique products for many of the World's most successful consumer product companies since 1998.

NITROHEAT Introduces Stat Gun Into Product Range

LogoNITROHEAT, a wholly owned subsidiary of AUTRIS (AUTR.QB) is proud to announce the partnership with one of its largest distributors, WedgeClamp Systems in the distribution of the Stat Gun product.

Klarm Offers Competitive One-Stop Machining Services in China

LogoBased in China, Klarm Machining Limited is one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of high precision CNC machined parts. The company offers a wide range of customized machining parts of the best quality at highly competitive prices.

MK Diamond Australia Announces Range of Concrete Saws for Multiple Industries

LogoGrant Joyner, managing director of MK Diamond Australia, announced that the company offers six industrial level walk-behind concrete saws for use in multiple industries. Models powered by petrol and diesel, along with optional electric cutters are offered to accommodate the widest range of customer needs.

MK Diamond Australia Leads the World in Professional Concrete Saws

LogoConcrete saws are an essential tool for industries ranging from construction projects and building roads to residential home improvements and rescue work. MK Diamond Australia is the world leader in the manufacture of concrete saws and the extensive range of blades required to meet the demands of professionals.

Garrett Smith Proud to Be a Part of Hytrol Conveyor Design Engineering Team

Garrett V. Smith is responsible for designing conveyor for the systems engineering team for Jonesboro, AR based Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc., manufacturer of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions. Smith, Hytrol's design engineer, shared, "Being a part of the fast growing material handling industry what excites me the most about working for Hytrol. I love the people I get to work with. They make it easy to come to work every day."

Magline Reports Truck Traffic to Double Placing More Pressure on Route Delivery Efficiency

LogoDelivering Excellence magazine, sponsored by Magline, detailed programs which enable companies to design innovative route distribution solutions that enhance safety and productivity. Delivery routes with a variety of lightweight and ergonomically-designed solutions allow companies to move more loads with less physical stress delivering workplace safety and productivity.

Culture of Kaizen Challenging for Small and Midsized Manufacturers Reports PDP Solutions

The culture of kaizen is irrelevant if manufacturing executives do not communicate it with the plant floor workers.

US Compliance Corp Saves Time Centralizing Material Data Safety Sheets

MSDS Online Services is just one of the key benefits clients of U.S. Compliance Corp recognize. Saving time sorting and locating all Material Data Safety Sheets is a core value as lean manufacturers centralize the MSDS into one location online. In addition to OSHA and EPA Compliance Fundamentals and EPA/EHS Fundamentals services, the firm also offers servicing and training in other compliance arenas.

Ultriva Reviewed as Best in Class Cloud-Based Supply Chain Management Technology Solution

LogoThe Case for Cloud-based Supply Chain Management Today was authored by leading industrial journalist, Thomas R. Cutler. Cutler asserts the basic rationale for cloud-based Supply Chain Management (SCM) technology solutions has not changed in the past decade. The technology solutions have not undergone significant changes, although more agile and streamlined than the original iterations. What has changed dramatically in the past several years, particularly in the past twenty-four months, is the market receptivity for cloud-based SCM solutions.

Kara Demirjian Huss Shares How Women in Manufacturing Are Arriving at the C-Suite

Kara Demirjian Huss, Vice President and Global Marketing Director for T/CCI Manufacturing, was featured in Quality Digest in the first of a series of articles highlighting women leaders in manufacturing. Industrial journalist, Thomas R. Cutler, authored the article titled, "Room at the Top," which examined women in manufacturing leadership roles.

KLK School of Welding and Theory Launches 16 Week Course with South Western Welding Academy

In today's environment, students are perhaps in the worst position they have ever been in terms of finding meaningful and gainful employment. Education focuses almost entirely on Academia and Sports, and both these areas employ a tiny fraction of the total population. Practical skills and apprenticeships are needed for people to thrive in a working environment. Now, KLK School of Welding and Theory is partnering with the South Western Welding Academy to provide both skills and apprenticing experience. Their new course will see students split their time between the Academy and KLK's factory, gaining on the job experience that will be invaluable when students begin seeking work.

JLC International Offers Compact Moisture in Oil Transmitter EE364

JLC International is pleased to introduce the Compact Moisture in Oil Transmitter Model EE364, completing the line with the EE36, EE381 and the intrinsically safe version EE300Ex. The company supplies instrumentation for various types of industries such as energy, petro and petrochemical, pharmaceutical, etc.

Arlington, TX Wasatch-Contract-Manufacturing Territorial Office Announces It Was Honored Most Dependable "Liquid-Contractor" (March 2015) for "Custom Muscle Formulations"

LogoWasatch Product Development is focused on providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities. With unmatched technical expertise, innovative equipment and regulatory knowledge, Wasatch maintains a demonstrated record with the FDA as well as with its customers; many of whom have outsourced with the company for over ten years. The Wasatch Product Development's lab is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) along with being registered and certified by the ATF, and FDA. Wasatch has been developing and manufacturing several unique products for many of the World's most successful consumer product companies since 1998.

Proctor and Gamble Plans 300M Dollar Research Center According to Pcdata USA Newsletter Picking Perfection

LogoSponsored by Pcdata USA, Picking Perfection newsletter, shares methods, modes, and tools used in a variety of industries. The weekly newsletter examines best picking practices. Leaders are looking for a competitive advantage, have dynamic and experienced sales forces, and have a corporate culture which is customer-focused and intent on building long-term relationships with satisfied customers. This is spoiled when a single product is not correctly picked.

Quickgrind Limited Launches a Trial Offer to Demonstrate Benefits of Remanufacturing

Quickgrind Limited announces they are launching a Trial Re-mananufacturing Carbide Cutting Tool Offer for clients, as they wish to demonstrate the performance benefits of remanufacturing first hand. When carbide cutting tool manufacturers claim they can halve tooling costs by remanufacturing them to as new condition, up to seven times, clients tend to be skeptical. The special trial offer strives to reduce this skepticism.