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WEBINAR: How Distributors Gain an Advantage in the Cloud
According to Forbes, 37 percent of workloads in 2019 were on-premise, meaning a significant number of businesses were at a disadvantage when the pandemic hit.
Mar 19th, 2021
February Metalworking Machinery Orders Surge 34% From a Year Earlier
AMT said there was a surprising uptick in February orders from the oil and gas industry despite the weather-related turmoil.
Apr 12th, 2021
Cutting Tool Orders Not Yet Reflective of Business Recovery
“The outlook is looking brighter for cutting tools, but the road to a full recovery remains long."
Mar 23rd, 2021
January Machining Orders Far Below December, But Up 12% Year-Over-year
It was the third-straight month of year-over-year gains.
Mar 8th, 2021
US Cutting Tool Consumption Sunk 22% in 2020
Orders picked up steadily after bottoming out at down 36 percent year-over-year in May, but still have a long way to go to comparative breakeven.
Feb 17th, 2021
Metal Cutting Machinery Orders Ended 2020 on Strong Note
December US orders surged 40 percent from November, cutting the year-to-date deficit to less than 15 percent compared to 2019.
Feb 8th, 2021
US Cutting Tool Orders Sink 10% in November
The decline from October is compounded by a 23 percent year-over-year deficit.
Jan 25th, 2021
Monthly Machining Unit Orders Dip, but Value Has Long-Awaited YoY Rise
The number of November orders fell 12.8 percent from October, but their value was up year-over-year for the first time since January 2019.
Jan 11th, 2021
Despite Solid October Gain, US Cutting Tool Orders Still Down 22% YoY
The president of the US Cutting Tool Institute said October's results show that "at least the bleeding has stopped."
Dec 18th, 2020
US Metalworking Machinery Orders' Year-Over-Year Gap Continues to Narrow
October orders for manufacturing technology were down 20 percent year-over-year, but that's a major improvement from this past Spring.
Dec 14th, 2020
September US Cutting Tool Orders Up 15% From August, Sparking Optimism
Though still down 20 percent year-over-year, the market's continued recovery has been far better than anticipated during the spring.
Nov 17th, 2020
US Metalworking Orders Jump Month-to-Month; Still Well Below 2019
Metal cutting, forming and fabricating orders had a large jump from August but is still pacing weak year-over-year.
Nov 9th, 2020