Retail Strategy: The Benefits of a Recycling Program: Industrial Round-Up

Retail Strategy: The Benefits of a Recycling Program. Charity shops serve as an important means of recycling textiles, but taking the time to donate unwanted clothing can seem like a chore. But a longstanding partnership between Goodwill and Bon-Ton shows how a retailer can help motivate more people to recycle. For the past twenty years, […]

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Fast-Food Workers Could Face Robot Armageddon: Industrial Roundup

Fast-Food Workers Could Face Robot Armageddon. For three decades now, the idea that robots will replace fast-food workers has been more of a pipe dream of tightwad business owners than a reality. But a group of engineers claims to have finally found a way to get rid of pesky humans once and for all. Momentum […]

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Manufacturing Trends in the US

Did you know that manufacturing supports an estimated 17.4 million jobs in the United States? According to the National Association of Manufacturers, over 12 million Americans are employed directly in manufacturing. And more and more American companies are “onshoring”—or shifting their manufacturing operations back to the United States due to increasing energy costs overseas.  A […]

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