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Industrial M&A Falls in 2019

Industrial M&A Falls in 2019

January 27, 2020
Industrial merger and acquisition activity fell in 2019 because of slowing economies and trade uncertainty, consulting firm PwC said in a report.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
May River Capital

NSL Analytical Services Acquired by May River Capital

January 17, 2020
NSL Analytical Services, an independent testing laboratory, said the company has been acquired by May River Capital, a Midwestern investment firm that says it builds businesses through partnership and collaboration.
By May River Capital Press Release
Xtreme Boats, Holmes County, Florida

Building a Future in Rural Florida

January 14, 2020
Not far from Florida’s metropolitan areas lie rural communities with the space and workforce to support manufacturing leaders. From Walton County in the Panhandle to the Heartland Counties near Lake Okeechobee, the state’s rural regions present a unique mix of resources for the manufacturing industry.
By Enterprise Florida Sponsored Content

Machine Tool Orders Slide in November

January 13, 2020
The value of machine tool orders plunged in November as makers pared prices to cut inventory, according to a monthly report.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media

Manufacturing Loses 12,000 Jobs in December

January 10, 2020
U.S. manufacturers cut 12,000 jobs in December, with job losses spread across industries.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media

ISM Manufacturing Index Weakens in December

January 3, 2020
Manufacturing softened in December to its lowest level in more than a decade, the Institute for Supply Management said today in a monthly report.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
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