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FDA: Listeria Contamination In U.S. Blue Bell Plant Goes Back 2 Years

May 8, 2015 11:08 am | by Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | News | Comments

The FDA says Blue Bell knew there was listeria in one of its plants as far back as 2013, yet failed to issue a recall until the products were linked to illness and deaths this year.

3 Reasons You Should Consider Revamping Your Supply Chain Networks

March 23, 2015 1:48 pm | by Bob Farrell | Articles | Comments

Now is the time for manufacturers to consider revamping how they track supply chain networks....

IoT Consortiums Announce Collaborative Agreement

February 27, 2015 10:19 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Two nonprofits backing development of the Industrial Internet of Things on Thursday announced a...

France Won't Force Companies To Cap Executive Pay

May 24, 2013 10:24 am | by Sarah DiLorenzo, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

The French government is trying to woo executives and entrepreneurs, amid concerns that it has...

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Some Unions Now Angry About Healthcare Overhaul

May 24, 2013 10:22 am | by Sam Hananel, Associated Press | News | Comments

When President Barack Obama pushed his healthcare overhaul plan through Congress, he counted labor unions among his strongest supporters. But some union leaders have grown frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the new law — problems that they say could jeopardize the health benefits offered to millions of their members.

BMW Recalls 3 Series For Faulty Air Bags

May 7, 2013 10:18 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BMW is recalling 45,500 3 Series sedans in the U.S. and Canada because their passenger air bags may not inflate properly. The recall affects 3 Series from the 2002 and 2003 model years. The defective air bags have an inflator housing that can rupture during deployment and send shrapnel flying into the vehicle.

2012 Energy Intelligence Report

January 3, 2013 11:57 am | Articles | Comments

Find ways to save money through investing in energy efficient equipment and alternative energy solutions here! Included in this supplement are tips on the energy audit process, the Energy Incentive Guide and results of a recent survey on manufacturers' energy spending. 


Couple Convicted Of Stealing GM Trade Secrets

December 4, 2012 8:59 am | by Ed White, Associated Press | News | Comments

A former General Motors engineer with access to the automaker's hybrid technology was convicted Friday along with her husband of stealing trade secrets for possible use in China. Shanshan Du won a transfer within GM in 2003 to be closer to the technology and then copied documents until she accepted a severance offer and left the company in 2005, prosecutors said.

DOJ Asserts Federal Interests In A123 Bankruptcy

November 30, 2012 8:58 am | by Randall Chase, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Government attorneys say failed battery maker A123 Systems Inc. needs the government's consent in order to sell its assets. The Justice Department told a Delaware bankruptcy judge Tuesday that any sale of A123's assets must protect the government's interests. The Department of Energy gave the Waltham, Mass., company a $249 million grant three years ago.

Selecting Manufacturing ERP For ISO 26000 Compliance

August 31, 2010 6:07 am | by IFS | White Papers

ISO 26000, the new standard for corporate social responsibility is influenced heavily by the UN Global Compact. What are the implications for ERP and other enterprise software industrial companies use to run their business? APICS-certified expert Bill Leedale offers tips for selecting and configuring ERP for ISO 26000 compliance.

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