The supply chain: changes and predictions

November 3rd, 2020

Dr. King Mukherjee, founder of Global Impex USA, led an afternoon session on supply chain management and global sourcing during 亿博体育app Virtual Expo 2020. The session explored how the international business supply chain has changed in the past few years, how the domestic and international market will change in the future, and how the current […]

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GSI to host webinar on QA/QC of waste containment systems

October 21st, 2020

The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will sponsor a webinar, 鈥淨uality Control/Quality Assurance (QA/QC) of Waste Containment Systems,鈥 on November 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST. Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI webinar and short course registrations. This presentation focuses on geosynthetics used in containment systems. […]


Tent Expo 2021 postponed to January 2022

June 22nd, 2020

Tent Expo 2021 has been postponed to January 2022. Tent Rental Division (TRD) chairman Michael Tharpe released the following statement: The COVID-19 pandemic has hit our members hard and changed the way in which we do business in today's environment. As your association, TRD has felt your pain and has聽listened to your issues and concerns […]


亿博体育app Creates LinkedIn Group to Discuss COVID-19

April 16th, 2020

Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) has created a LinkedIn Group dedicated to discussing the COVID-19 pandemic.聽The purpose of this group is to provide an open forum to discuss the challenges, issues and important topics that companies and textile industry professionals are facing right now due to the COVID-19 pandemic.聽 This group is an exclusive 亿博体育app […]

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Application process for Paycheck Protection Program opens Friday

April 1st, 2020

Starting Friday, April 3, small businesses and sole proprietorships can apply for the Small Business Administration鈥檚 Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) 鈥 an initiative that was included in the $2 trillion economic relief bill signed by President Trump last week, which authorizes nearly $350 billion in forgivable loans to businesses to pay up to eight weeks […]


Facebook, others launch grant programs for small businesses

April 1st, 2020

Facebook announced a $100 million program to help small businesses affected by coronavirus. The grants will be available for up to 30,000 eligible small businesses in over 30 countries. Facebook said it will be accepting applications in the coming weeks. The company said the program can help businesses with rent, operational costs, maintaining workforce and […]


Friday webinar on how federal stimulus package helps boating industry businesses

March 31st, 2020

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) will present a webinar on Friday, April 3, about how the $2 trillion stimulus bill recently signed into law by President Trump will help marine businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. Click here to register now. The event will feature presentations from Nicole Vasilaros, senior vice president of government and […]


Automating leak location surveys

December 20th, 2019

Geomembrane liners are engineered to be high-strength and chemically resistant, yet they remain susceptible to mechanical damage, especially during the installation process, transportation and use-related wear. The costs that companies face in combating this problem are significant, as the vast majority of leak monitoring services are performed manually by highly trained professional members of staff. […]


Fabricators Conference and Showcase鈥擣all 2019 Motivates, Educates and Energizes Attendees

November 22nd, 2019

Fabricators Conference and Showcase鈥擣all 2019 held in Seattle, Wash. USA motivated, educated and energized attendees. The one and a half day event featured a shop tour followed by a networking event at Rainier Industries Ltd., along with a full day of education and time to meet with showcase suppliers at the Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport […]

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GoFundMe account set up for family of Caribbean Canvas

July 9th, 2019

Jerry Hughes and Stephanie Hughes, owners of Caribbean Canvas, Boynton Beach, Fla, died in an auto accident on June 29. The Highlands 亿博体育app-Sun has released more information about the accident. The Hughes鈥 youngest child, Cade, age 9, has a rare disease called Jansen鈥檚 metaphyseal chondrodysplasia, where the bones in the arms and legs develop abnormally. […]

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