Corporate Finance & Tax http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en Where Should Supply Management Report in a Manufacturing Organization’s Hierarchy? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Supply management should not report to product engineering or to finance, so which department should they report to?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/next-generation-supply-management">Next Generation Supply Management</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Procurement Supplier Relationships Finance Leadership Operations Supply Chain Workforce Next Generation Supply Management Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:30:00 +0000 150951 at http://www.industryweek.com 6 Ways to Leverage Customer Experience for Revenue Growth http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth <div class="field-byline"> Chad Yoshinaka, GE Capital </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Companies with a complete understanding of their customers—and can use that data to invest wisely in the appropriate solutions—will outpace their competitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth#comments Customer Relationships Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership News Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:30:00 +0000 150391 at http://www.industryweek.com The Changing Role of the CFO http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The most highly valued CFOs are able to produce hard financial reporting data with the analysis needed to develop a dynamic corporate strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership Workforce Gold News Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:50:00 +0000 149611 at http://www.industryweek.com Tax-Exempt Financing Solutions You May Not Know About http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/tax-exempt-financing-solutions-you-may-not-know-about <div class="field-byline"> Peter K. Bullen </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The tax-exempt lease is available to small to mid-size manufacturers, and allows the lessee to receive a tax-exempt rate on its financing terms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/tax-exempt-financing-solutions-you-may-not-know-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/tax-exempt-financing-solutions-you-may-not-know-about#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Expansion Management Finance News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 02:15:00 +0000 148081 at http://www.industryweek.com Peter K. Bullen, Key Equipment Finance Finance: Hope Against Hope: Manufacturing CFOs are Split on the State of the Economy http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-hope-against-hope-manufacturing-cfos-are-split-state-economy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The number of optimistic CFOs now outnumber the pessimists (though just barely), at least when it comes to the state of the U.S. economy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-hope-against-hope-manufacturing-cfos-are-split-state-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-hope-against-hope-manufacturing-cfos-are-split-state-economy#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Gold Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:42:00 +0000 146821 at http://www.industryweek.com Finance: The C-Suite Increasingly Looks to Finance for Some Help http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-c-suite-increasingly-looks-finance-some-help <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As business becomes more complex, finance leaders are taking on more non-financial responsibilities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-c-suite-increasingly-looks-finance-some-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/finance-c-suite-increasingly-looks-finance-some-help#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership Workforce Gold News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:10:00 +0000 144411 at http://www.industryweek.com Manufacturers Are Taxing Obama's Patience with Inversion Deals http://www.industryweek.com/blog/manufacturers-are-taxing-obamas-patience-inversion-deals <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The luck of the Irish may be running out if the Obama Administration succeeds in squashing tax inversion deals that have made low-tax rate countries like Ireland attractive to U.S. corporations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/chain-reactions">Chain Reactions</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/manufacturers-are-taxing-obamas-patience-inversion-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/manufacturers-are-taxing-obamas-patience-inversion-deals#comments Competitiveness Corporate Finance & Tax Legislation Regulations Finance Global Economy Chain Reactions Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:15:00 +0000 143831 at http://www.industryweek.com AbbVie Buys Drugmaker Shire for $54 Billion http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/abbvie-buys-drugmaker-shire-54-billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Shire Pharmaceuticals has accepted a $54-billion takeover bid from AbbVie in a deal aimed at slashing the U.S. giant's tax bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/abbvie-buys-drugmaker-shire-54-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/abbvie-buys-drugmaker-shire-54-billion#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Global Economy News Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:54:00 +0000 143281 at http://www.industryweek.com 2014 IW US 500: 10 US Companies that Don't Want to Be US Companies Anymore [SLIDESHOW] http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/2014-iw-us-500-10-us-companies-dont-want-be-us-companies-anymore-slideshow <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>U.S. manufacturers are trying to gain relief from the corporate tax rate, even if that means giving up their identity as an American company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/2014-iw-us-500-10-us-companies-dont-want-be-us-companies-anymore-slideshow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/2014-iw-us-500-10-us-companies-dont-want-be-us-companies-anymore-slideshow#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Finance & Tax Galleries The IndustryWeek U.S. 500 Finance Resources Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:07:00 +0000 140491 at http://www.industryweek.com Obama Wants to Crack Down on US Firms' Tax Inversions http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/obama-wants-crack-down-us-firms-tax-inversions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew this week called on Congress to undertake business tax reform "to address this urgent issue."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/obama-wants-crack-down-us-firms-tax-inversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/obama-wants-crack-down-us-firms-tax-inversions#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Strategic Planning & Execution Finance Leadership News Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:54:00 +0000 143241 at http://www.industryweek.com vovan13/istock/Thinkstock