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NAHB International Builder’s Show 2018

Nov 3, 2017 8:00:00 AM

About the event:

NAHB International Builder's Show (IBS) is the largest annual residential construction show in the world. This is a massive event that brings in more than 1,400 of the top manufactures and suppliers from around the world to showcase the latest and most in -demand products. Every year NAHB-IBS attracts 80,000 visitors from more than 100 countries.

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Introducing Microsoft Dynamics 365

Dec 2, 2016 10:58:20 AM

By Marielena Zajac, Marketing Specialist

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Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP for Building Product Manufacturers

Jan 27, 2015 4:00:40 PM

January Blog Series: New & Best Practices

Insights from: The Top Challenges Facing Manufacturers in Construction-driven Markets: How to Meet Them Head On   

Building product manufacturers produce a wide range of materials including architectural and structural metals, plastic resin and synthetic fibers, cement and concrete, wood products, HVAC equipment, switch, connector and other wiring devices, paint and coatings and lighting equipment. With such a broad span of manufacturing industries, each one can face an array of very different operational challenges.

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Building Product Manufacturers See Potential in Technology for Better Communication

Aug 12, 2014 5:00:21 PM

August's Blog Series Theme: Ideas That Inspire

The ample availability of ambient backscatter technology and the possibilities it offers for radio-frequency identification (RFID) ​​communication is inspiring the imaginations of building product manufacturers.

This technology is being researched by a team at the University of Washington for its application in the manufacturing world. It is a highly untapped resource for battery-free communication that can be implemented within things like roofs and walls to detect current and future issues.

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How Low Must You Go to Combat Emerging Competition?

Apr 1, 2014 3:00:17 PM

Here's the fourth blog in this series that explores the top challenges facing manufacturers in construction-driven markets, and how to meet them head on. Manufacturers in this space include producers of:

  • Architectural and structural metals
  • Cement and concrete
  • Glass
  • HVAC equipment
  • Lighting equipment
    Paint and coatings
  • Plastic resin and synthetic fibers
    Switch, connector and other wiring devices
  • Windows and doors
  • Wood products

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Are Regulatory and Environmental Issues Stealing Your Capital Investment Dollars?

Mar 12, 2014 3:00:14 PM

​Welcome to the third post in this new blog series that explores the top challenges facing manufacturers in construction-driven markets, and how to meet them head on. As a reminder, we're talking manufacturers of:

  • Architectural and structural metals
  • Cement and concrete
  • Glass
  • HVAC equipment
  • Lighting equipment
  • Paint and coatings
  • Plastic resin and synthetic fibers
  • Switch, connector and other wiring devices
  • Windows and doors
  • Wood products

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Volatile Raw Materials Pricing: A Never Ending Pain for Building Products Manufacturers

Feb 19, 2014 2:00:03 PM

 

Volatile Raw Materials Pricing: A Never Ending Pain for Building Products Manufacturers

 

Welcome to the second post in this new blog series that explores the top challenges facing manufacturers in construction-driven markets, and how to meet them head on. As a reminder, we're talking manufacturers of:

  • Architectural and structural metals
  • Cement and concrete
  • Glass
  • HVAC equipment
  • Lighting equipment
  • Paint and coatings
  • Plastic resin and synthetic fibers
  • Switch, connector and other wiring devices
  • Windows and doors
  • Wood products
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