The Latest http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6731/more en How SMEs Can Win With Supply Chain Management Systems http://www.industryweek.com/planning-forecasting/how-smes-can-win-supply-chain-management-systems <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Why small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) must leverage supply chain management systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/planning-forecasting/how-smes-can-win-supply-chain-management-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/planning-forecasting/how-smes-can-win-supply-chain-management-systems#comments Planning & Forecasting Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:55:00 +0000 252791 at http://www.industryweek.com GlaxoSmithKline Fined Over 'Pay-for-delay' Deals http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/glaxosmithkline-fined-over-pay-delay-deals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GSK colluded from 2001 to 2004 with potential suppliers of a generic version of Seroxat, paying them to delay production of cheaper versions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/glaxosmithkline-fined-over-pay-delay-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/glaxosmithkline-fined-over-pay-delay-deals#comments Regulations The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:00:00 +0000 252771 at http://www.industryweek.com What Manufacturing Workers Want, Part 3 http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-3 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Three things you should know about manufacturing workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-3#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Recruiting / Retention Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:35:00 +0000 252781 at http://www.industryweek.com US, Canada and Mexico Sign Clean Energy Pact http://www.industryweek.com/environment/us-canada-and-mexico-sign-clean-energy-pact <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The agreement allows countries to share data on energy supplies and distribution, as well as new clean energy initiatives and accelerate development of technologies such as carbon capture and storage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/us-canada-and-mexico-sign-clean-energy-pact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/us-canada-and-mexico-sign-clean-energy-pact#comments Environment The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:40:00 +0000 252761 at http://www.industryweek.com Clean Energy Direct Network EU Hits China with New Steel Anti-dumping Probes http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/eu-hits-china-new-steel-anti-dumping-probes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>EU said it won't all allow "unfair competition" to threaten Europe's industry already crumbling under a flood of cheap imports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/eu-hits-china-new-steel-anti-dumping-probes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/eu-hits-china-new-steel-anti-dumping-probes#comments Regulations Trade Global Economy The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:27:00 +0000 252751 at http://www.industryweek.com AUTO ROUNDUP: VW Says Global Sales Up, US Sales Down http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/auto-roundup-vw-says-global-sales-us-sales-down <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Renault profits are up almost 50% from a year ago, but Avtovaz, its Russian subsidiary, is turning to shareholders in an effort to avoid bankruptcy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/auto-roundup-vw-says-global-sales-us-sales-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/auto-roundup-vw-says-global-sales-us-sales-down#comments Budgeting & Reporting Transportation Finance Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:32:00 +0000 252741 at http://www.industryweek.com Scott Olson, Getty Images Wanted: Nobel Laureates for Research in Texas http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/wanted-nobel-laureates-research-texas <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Governor Greg Abbott announced the launch of the University Research Initiative, which will provide matching funds to help Texas institutions of higher education recruit nationally-recognized researchers to their faculty.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/wanted-nobel-laureates-research-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/wanted-nobel-laureates-research-texas#comments Education / Training Expansion Management The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:31:00 +0000 252731 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>University of Texas at Austin</p> Rolls-Royce Cuts Dividend for First Time Since 1992 http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/rolls-royce-cuts-dividend-first-time-1992 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CEO Warren East: “Our outlook for 2016 is unchanged. Despite steady market conditions for most of our businesses, it will be a challenging year as we start to transition products and sustain investment.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/rolls-royce-cuts-dividend-first-time-1992" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/rolls-royce-cuts-dividend-first-time-1992#comments Budgeting & Reporting Finance Global Economy The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:05:00 +0000 252711 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Rolls-Royce workers assemble an aircraft jet engine in a Berlin factory. The company cut its dividends Friday for the first time in almost a quarter of a century, but shares still rallied 16%.</p> Sean Gallup, Getty Images A Red First Quarter for ThyssenKrupp http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/red-first-quarter-thyssenkrupp <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The German industrial giant booked a net loss of almost $26 million in the quarter ending in December, down from a net profit of almost $61 million a year earlier. CEO Heinrich Hiesinger: “The materials business continues to cause us concern.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/red-first-quarter-thyssenkrupp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/red-first-quarter-thyssenkrupp#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Finance Global Economy Leadership The Latest Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:42:00 +0000 252701 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A ThyssenKrupp steel worker watched sparks fly from molten iron flowing from a blast furnace in Duisburg, Germany. The company booked a net loss in the first quarter of its financial year.</p> Sean Gallup, Getty Images Do You Treat Your Supply Chain Partners as Commodities? http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/do-you-treat-your-supply-chain-partners-commodities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you treat all of your sources as commodity suppliers, your own business will end up being perceived as a commodity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/do-you-treat-your-supply-chain-partners-commodities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/do-you-treat-your-supply-chain-partners-commodities#comments Ideaxchange Supplier Relationships Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:05:00 +0000 252621 at http://www.industryweek.com