NFPA Provides Industry Statistics That Improve Your Decision Making

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO As our Board chair Ray Chambers recently communicated, the NFPA Board of Directors met virtually in late June 2020 for its annual strategic retreat. Among other topics of focus, the Board reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2019-20 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to…

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Mark Your Calendar for the 2016 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference

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2016 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference August 15-17, 2016 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL The Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is NFPA’s highly anticipated economic event for everyone in the fluid power supply chain—NFPA members and non-members alike—all are invited to attend. Focusing on the opportunities and threats associated with the economy, as they relate specifically…

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MAPI –– Manufacturers Alliance News and Reports –– Quarterly Economic Forecast and More

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A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA’s membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief Rebuild, Renew: Possibilities for Industrial Infrastructure Last week, I had the pleasure of sharing the stage at the 2015 MAPI Executive Summit with Park Industries EVP/COO Joan Schatz and Astec President Malcolm Swanson. During our…

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MAPI – Manufacturers Alliance Economic News and Reports

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A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA’s membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief The Decline of U.S. Export Competitiveness for Manufactures and Its Consequences for the World Economic Order Radical changes in the geographic composition of exports of manufactures during 2000-2013 are contributing to a restructuring of trade,…

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NFPA 2015 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference–Registration Open

NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference

August  10-12, 2015 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL   Take advantage of “Early Bird” registration rates by July 17 th REGISTER TODAY! The Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is NFPA’s highly anticipated economic event for everyone in the fluid power supply chain. Members and non-members alike are all invited to attend. Conference content examines industry economics,…

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Mark Your Calendar for the 2015 NFPA Industry & Economic Outlook Conference

NFPA IEOC LOGO

August 10-12, 2015 at the Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL The Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is NFPA’s highly anticipated economic event for everyone in the fluid power supply chain—NFPA members and non-members alike—all are invited to attend. Focusing on the opportunities and threats associated with the economy, as they relate specifically to the…

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MAPI – Manufacturers Alliance Economic News and Reports

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A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA’s membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief Trends From Year 1 of Conflict Minerals Reporting In a recent webinar, two Deloitte CPAs provided a comprehensive review of manufacturers’ reporting practices and expectations for year two’s disclosure requirements. Watch the full recording for…

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