It used to be that the role of the corporate treasury was largely unnoticed outside of the finance department, with cash management being considered an important but tactical, rather than strategic, process....More
NEW YORK - U.S. hedge fund Greenlight Capital filed suit against Apple (IW 500/9) Thursday as part of efforts to compel the tech giant to give shareholders more of its huge cash stockpile.
Apple responded by saying it has been "in active discussions about returning additional cash to shareholders."...More
Renesas said it would sell about 150 billion yen ($1.82 billion) worth of shares to the state-backed Innovation Network Corp. of Japan (INCJ) and top corporate names including Toyota and Panasonic....More
Standing before an sPro selective laser sintering system from 3D Systems in the NAMII headquarters, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) explains how Youngstown transformed itself a rust belt relic to the center of the 3-D printing revolution....More
Manufacturing makes America strong. It makes families and communities strong. It provides national security. It gives us energy security. And for the 12 million men and women who work in manufacturing, it gives us pride....More
Christopher Barnatt of ExplainingComputers.com demonstrates how Big Data is transforming the business and industrial worlds and enabling new technologies and new breakthroughs that will help manufacturers work more efficiently than ever before....More
Christopher Barnatt of ExplainingTheFuture.com illustrates the inner workings of additive manufacturing machines and provides some real-life examples of how 3-D printing technology could dramatically change the manufacturing and retail industries as we know them today....More