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Will Consumers Be Seeing Higher Prices as the Result of the Tightened Supply Chain?

Will Consumers Be Seeing Higher Prices as the Result of the Tightened Supply Chain?
  Key Points: Consumers are going to see many more price increases by other producers as long as supply chain issues continue. Companies are trying to to figure out if Read more

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Simply Shipped: How Technology Accelerates Logistics Engines
September 30, 2022
 Since the COVID-19 pandemic erupted, we have constantly been hearing about supply chain shortages and backups causing delays in product deliveries in multiple sectors. Sanil Mahajan, Global Head – Read more
Beyond the Concept: Managing the Risk of Using Out-of-Date Parts and Products in a Facility
September 30, 2022
 Facilities can ill afford to have equipment go down with today’s supply chain challenges. Lost hours could quickly become lost days if a replacement is unavailable. Sam Cafferata, Principal Engineer Read more
Highlights of the 2022 Battery Show
The Most POWERFUL Conference of the Year, The Battery Show 2022
September 30, 2022
Grant Harrell, host of Are We There Yet? had the pleasure of attending Informa Markets’ The Battery Show in Novi, Michigan from September 13-15, 2022. The show featured the latest trends and topics Read more
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Will Consumers Be Seeing Higher Prices as the Result of the Tightened Supply Chain?
November 1, 2021
  Key Points: Consumers are going to see many more price increases by other producers as long as supply chain issues continue. Companies are trying to to figure out if Read more
US Economy Adds 943,000 Jobs in July, Far Exceeding Expectations
August 11, 2021
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the encouraging data on Aug. 6. Economists had predicted an addition of 870,000 jobs in July. Data for June was also updated and showed Read more
3 Ways Extreme Heat Can Hurt the Economy
August 11, 2021
 As dozens of cities in the West experience all-time high temperatures, 2021 is expected to have one of the hottest summers on record. The extreme heat has caused hundreds of Read more
Wingstop Shares Tumble After Chicken Wing Prices Start Soaring
July 28, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Wingstop Inc. is falling Wednesday despite a strong earnings report as investors increasingly fear inflationary risks as the price of chicken wings keeps rising. The Read more
Key Takeaways From the June U.S. Retail Sales Data
July 19, 2021
US Retail sales jumped .6% in June over May and 18% over June of last year. Tune in below as Stacey Widlitz, president of SW Retail Advisors, breaks down the June U.S. retail numbers and what Read more
White House Optimistic About New Infrastructure Deal
June 29, 2021
Heather Boushey, member of the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, says the Biden administration is optimistic about the infrastructure deal struck with a bipartisan group of senators. Watch below Read more
What Do China’s Import & Exports Mean for the Rest of the World?
June 21, 2021
China, the world’s largest exporter, has reported its latest import and export numbers – and they might surprise you. While exports came up shy of projected growth (but still saw Read more
Biden Calls Jobs Report ‘Great News’ for U.S. Economy
June 6, 2021
Watch below as President Joe Biden speaks about the May jobs report and touts progress in job growth and Covid-19 vaccinations in the first months of his administration. He addressed reporters in Read more
U.S. Cities to Power Revival in Domestic Travel
May 31, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- The U.S. will have a busy vacation season this summer as cities make a strong comeback, according to Stephen Kaufer, chief executive officer of TripAdvisor Inc. “Now we have a Read more