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NFPA News
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018, for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with...

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Collaboration
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018 for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with...

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NFPA News
It’s been a solid growth year for the fluid power industry overall, and if you missed the 2018 NFPA Annual Report, it’s been a great year for the association as well. Thanks to member support, NFPA market information programs, many of which depend on member participation, continue to be a reliable source of predictive information:...

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NFPA Member Company News
Is your company making news? Let us know about it! Would you have guessed the NFPA member news is consistently one of the most-clicked items (if not THE most-clicked item) in the weekly newsletter? The NFPA news helps keep our members informed while also getting updates from member companies in front of a targeted industry audience. These...

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Profit Report, Financial Benchmark Survey
Also known as the PROFIT Report, and conducted with the help of the Profit Planning Group, this annual survey helps distributors benchmark financial performance on indicators that relate directly to profitability. Each participating company will receive a confidential Performance Analysis Report that directly compares performance and profitability with groups of peer companies. Participants also receive...

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NFPA introduces PROFIT Report in 2018
Long popular with distributors in fluid power and other industries, the Profit Planning Group’s survey-based PROFIT Report will be available to NFPA member distributors starting in January. The survey can be filled out using balance sheet and income statement information, as well as operations information such as staffing numbers and sales breakdowns by product type...

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New Market Information Website Launched
Can't wait until the Industry & Economic Outlook Conference to receive the latest industry forecasts and data? Explore the resources available to members on the NFPA Market Information website. A key benefit of NFPA membership is free access to the association’s numerous market information programs. Analyze industry trends, determine industry size & industry segmentation, define...

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IFPE 2017
  IFPE 2017 March 7-11, 2017 Las Vegas Convention Center   Set-up has already begun for IFPE 2017, and NFPA will once again have a strong presence at the March 7-11 show. While the show provides the perfect opportunity for companies to showcase their specialties and for industry leaders and engineers to learn more about...

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NFPA Member news
Initiative Will Help Support NFPA’s Roadmapping Efforts     by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) has announced the formation of a new Fluid Power Industry Consortium (FPIC). MSOE, with its Fluid Power Institute, is a recognized leader in fluid power education, motion control, research, and evaluation. It has established FPIC...

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  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   Each year our Annual Report is an opportunity to see a recap of our many programs and member benefits, the progress we’re making with initiatives to strengthen the industry, and the new investments we’re making on behalf of our members. The report provides useful information for members to...

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