The Federal Communications Commission issued an Order on Reconsideration regarding its Report and Order that revised many of its telemarketing and facsimile advertising rules pursuant to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991.
A study for the Home Improvement Research Institute conducted by the Caney Group revealed that larger percentages of both general remodeling contractors and remodeling specialists are "very satisfied" with wholesaler/distributors and specialty supply houses vs. those who say they are very satisfied with warehouse home center stores.
NAW Author Jon Schreibfeder, president of Effective Inventory Management, urges wholesalers to seize the opportunity that "best practice" forecasting presents, as detailed in his book for NAW's Distribution Research and Education Foundation, Guess Right: Boost the Accuracy of Your Demand Forecast.
TempRite [r] Plumbing Products, a business group of Noveon Inc., appointed Alan Watson business director, responsible for FlowGuard Gold[r] CPVC pipe and fittings and TempRite[tm] PEX pipe product lines.
The venerable I=B=R Schools offered by the Hydronics Institute Division of GAMA (Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association) for more than 50 years will be managed by Business News Publishing (BNP) starting this fall.