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MFGWatch Survey: Manufacturers are Worried

MFGWatch Survey: Manufacturers are Worried

“While U.S. manufacturers are optimistic about 2013 growth, they are even more concerned about intellectual property…

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Tips for Doing Business in Sweden

Compiled by Hotel Riverton, Gothenburg, Sweden
Whether you’re a regular to Sweden or this is your first time doing business in the country, our top tips will make sure things go smoothly.
• Time For A Pre Meeting, Meeting Meeting
If you’re headed to Sweden for that all important…

01 Dec 10:38 AM 0 Read More...

On Aging Populations, Trucking Capacity Crunches and Talent Magnets

An aging population, new drugs and therapies, technology innovations, health care-related IT investments — they all continue to fuel the growth of medical hubs and emerging medical hubs. “It’s not news that the health care industry is experiencing great change,” says Tom Bice, vice president and general manager, health…

26 Nov 10:09 AM 0 Read More...

JLL: Business Productivity Through Real Estate Data

Major corporations across the globe are finding a surprising link to business productivity from the data generated in their real estate operations and portfolio. According to JLL experts, real estate data and analytics should be considered an essential element of how corporations make capital investments and occupancy decisions to improve…

10 Nov 8:05 PM 0 Read More...

EPOC Construction Restores a Virginia Auto Repair Shop

A better building emerges from the skeleton of an old one, proving that salvage can trump starting from scratch.
 

Press Release
Varco Pruden Builder EPOC Construction, Inc., a Virginia-based commercial construction company, transformed a dated and weathered automobile repair shop into a top-notch facility.
When asked to…

10 Oct 8:39 AM 0 Read More...

Solar Energy’s Momentum Hits A Speed Bump

There have been some notable solar energy projects in the past couple of years in the United States, and 2015 looks to be promising. However, recent proposed U.S. Department of Commerce rules may throw a kink in the plans.
In July, the department issued preliminary anti-dumping tariffs in…

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