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Katrina Schwarz joined NFPA on September 23rd as Association Marketing Manager with our Membership and Communications Team. She comes to us having recently completed a Master of Arts in Media Studies, which followed upon a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Documentary Film, both from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. While pursuing her education, Katrina held a series...

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NFPA Confidential Shipment Statistics
NFPA is a source for data that can help you identify industry trends. The data used in the trend charts are just a few examples drawn from NFPA's Confidential Shipment Statistics (CSS) program. The full CSS report is available only to NFPA members who participate in the CSS program. To participate and start getting the...

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Look ahead and anticipate change with the NFPA Forecast Report: U.S. Customer Markets. This quarterly report, supplied by Alan Beaulieu and the Institute for Trend Research (ITR), includes an outlook, trend graph and commentary on the current year and next two years ahead for all of fluid power’s most popular customer markets, hydraulics, pneumatics, and...

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NFPA 2014 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference
Thank You to all attendees and sponsors for making the 2014 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) a huge success. This year’s event drew our second highest attendance total of 317, which further illustrates the value and importance of the information attendees receive from this conference. This year’s conference offered hard data, critical insight and opportunities...

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NFPA Customer Market Survey
NFPA is collecting 2013 hydraulic and pneumatic sales figures from manufacturer members in a continued effort to create a more complete information source about fluid power customer markets. The annual Customer Market Survey (CMS) results will allow you to properly interpret the segmentation of total fluid power sales by sales channel and customer market. Great...

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IEOC Mobile Event App
The All New IEOC14 Mobile Event App sponsored by Yates Industries The Un-App. This app is very “un-app” like. No app stores. No waiting, no wondering if it will work on your device. Once you download your IEOC14 app, you will have access to all the IEOC features, even when you don’t have access to the...

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August  11-13, 2014 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN Take advantage of “Early Bird” registration rates by July 11th. The 2014 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference schedule is packed with an outstanding lineup of industry experts. IEOC favorites Alan Beaulieu, Eli Lustgarten and John Walker return with engaging presentations. We also...

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MAPI Summit
The Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity & Innovation (MAPI) has extended a special invitation, along with a special discount, to CEOs and senior executives of NFPA manufacturing members to attend the MAPI Executive Summit being held May 15-16 in Chicago. The event will feature case studies from companies like Siemens, Parker Hannifin, Johnson Controls, and Caterpillar,...

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IFPE
According to the recent NFPA Communications Survey, creating and maintaining a social media presence is becoming more and more critical to our member company's overall operations. In the February Reporter Kari-Lynn will continue to share social media news and updates as well as helpful "tools of the trade" to assist members in navigating the online...

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