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Q2 2019 Industrial Products Industry Spotlight

Get yourself up to speed on the latest trends in private equity and mergers and acquisitions with the Q2 2019 IP Industry Spotlight.

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Tariffs and manufacturing: Options available to manufacturers

Many manufacturers are noting the costs of tariffs for the first time. Beyond exemptions, there are other options to keep costs down.

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Tariffs and manufacturing: How to prepare for uncertainty

In a volatile trade environment, one manufacturer is encouraging his peers to learn more about their options and prepare for uncertainty.

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As demand slows, auto suppliers face production downshift

Cost-cutting initiatives at major automakers are in reaction to what appears to be a near-term peak in global vehicle demand.

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5 trends driving logistics costs up for manufacturers

Logistics costs are rising for manufacturing companies. We break down the five trends behind this new business challenge.

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Artificial intelligence is not taking over your job—it’s enhancing it

Skepticism regarding artificial intelligence is understandable, but it’s often based on a misunderstanding of what AI really is.

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New tax transparency rules will have an impact on the auto industry

The work of the OECD regarding tax transparency has been substantial, and automotive multinationals should assess the impact.

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How manufacturers can combat rising logistics costs

Logistics costs are rising for manufacturers. Find out why and learn strategies to help improve your company’s logistics efficiency.

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Automotive signs along the way

Auto suppliers face headwinds but there are options. We look at the results of the Q2 2019 OESA Automotive Supplier Barometer.

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2019 trailer manufacturing webcast

RSM and NATM present a unique survey to the trailer industry that compares business performance with other U.S. manufacturers.