GM said Tuesday that the new investigators will more than double the size of its current team, to 55. The company is also dividing its global engineering operations and placing a greater emphasis on whole vehicles, and their safety, instead of on individual parts.
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Interstate custom die cut membranes can be manufactured and packaged to meet precise OEM specifications from a wide range of materials including cellulose acetate, nitrocellulose, nylon, and more.
FFT Vibration plus Shock Pulse for bearing analysis, IR Temperature, Laser Tachometer, Electronic Stethoscope, Voice Recording, along with user friendly software and more make this a perfect Condition Monitoring Instrument for any industry, says the company.
Efforts at reducing carbon emissions, recycling and purchasing green products serve as common examples of ways in which many businesses try to be more eco-friendly. However, more and more firms are finding that automating their warehouses and distribution centers offers a great way to go green while adding efficiencies and savings to operations.
Earlier this year, Huron strengthened their commitment to reducing energy consumption by converting interior and exterior lighting in their heating and cooling facility from traditional HID to LED fixtures – the most efficient technology available today.
Catalyst provides a user-friendly solution for the 43 million workers required by OSHA to comply with the new GHS/HazCom labeling standards by 2015.
Power management company Eaton and the Independent Electrical Contractors announced results from a joint survey of IEC members that validates the importance of educational campaigns focusing on the dangers and prevalence of counterfeit electrical products.
We are virtually bombarded by the phenomenon of data-driven headlines. On any given day we might read that cigarette smoking is on the rise, or that book sales are down, but without seeing the data plot over a long time we don’t really know what those headlines mean.
“For years we’ve been using mailing machines to invoice our accounts,” noted Mike Anderson, President of S.W. Anderson. “Every time our equipment broke down, the problems just got bigger."
The Ergo-Label Beam is the blended, engineered design of two popular Frazier order picking solutions developed in response to customer needs for more efficient, cost effective order picking alternatives, says the company.
A new Touch Screen Controller from Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC) provides full monitoring and control of all functions of an industrial dust collector and associated equipment.
The544 Series IntelliSwitch IIv, designed to routinely switch between two gas sources without interruption, offers reliable high-flow, high-pressure switching in the most demanding applications and environments, says the company.
OSHA recently revised its Hazard Communication standard to adopt the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). To help organizations navigate HazCom requirements, Cintas Corporation debunks six popular HazCom/GHS myths.
Using product images, data matrices, and bullet text, this brochure enables prospects to easily determine the UL 924 listed, NFPA 101 compliant inverter that best meets their kW requirements.
The traditional thinking in logistics goes that if you want your company to make more, you’ll hire drivers known for getting to their destinations quickly. The latest research, however, doesn’t support that idea.
The Department of Transportation estimates that more than 30,000 miles of decades-old, decaying cast-iron pipe are still being used to deliver gas nationwide. In 2011, the American Gas Association estimated the billions in costs for replacement or repair.
Three executives in Japan's automotive parts industry have agreed to plead guilty to a price-fixing conspiracy and two more have been indicted in the U.S. investigation, the government said Thursday. The plea agreements filed in Detroit and the indictment filed in Toledo were announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Supplier performance scorecards and supplier stratification modeling are related concepts, but very different in how they should be used. Supplier stratification should be an internal metric, where an organization takes other criteria (one of which can be the scorecard metric) and combines them to rank its suppliers (traditionally in an ABCD type model).
Supplier performance scorecards and supplier stratification modeling are related concepts, but very different in how they should be used. A supplier performance scorecard program should be used between an organization and its suppliers as a means of evaluating the performance of the suppliers against mutually agreed upon or accepted criteria.
For the most heavily contaminated hands, the Dreumex One2clean dispensing system offers a touch-free automatic dispenser, says the company.
"Our customers are looking for solutions in dealing with high pour point crude and sludge with asphaltene deposits. This is a hot topic among some of our distribution partners and the potential is enormous." says Chief Development Officer, Brandon Rhodes.
The company earned a new accreditation, issued by the National Institute of Standards and Testing (NIST), that allows Radians to perform accredited acoustical testing of hearing protective devices to the ANSI/ASA S3.19 and S12.6 standards.
The new high-performance film is the only inflatable cushioning material on the market meeting military specifications for electrostatic discharge, surface resistivity and creep performance, says the company.
igus has been testing its continuous-flex cables for more than 20 years in its fully equipped test laboratory—one that boasts a surface area of 19,000 square feet.
ITW Professional Brands today announced that the John Day Company will act as a strategic distribution partner for Spray Nine® disinfectants and degreasers, marketing Spray Nine to its industrial customers located throughout the Midwest.
The Dos & Don’ts Of Selling To Customers In China: How to Avoid Getting Caught Between The Tiger & DragonMay 10, 2013 4:48 pm | by Jim Tompkins, CEO, Tompkins International | Blogs | Comments
You may be debating whether or not to conduct business in China. Or perhaps your company has already entered the market in Asia and finding it to be a difficult path. There’s no doubt that China presents a huge opportunity through its growing class of consumers that are hungry for new products. But can you frame your selling propositions the same way you would for a North American sale?
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