Articles by Jim Truesdell

Recovering from Disaster

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Here is how one wholesaler responded when a branch office-warehouse burned to the ground.
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Focusing on core competencies

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Wholesalers must evaluate their unique contribution to the supply chain.
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Truesdell on Government: Estate tax repeal takes center stage

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New life for a repeal of the death tax looks more promising with a Republican in the White House.
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Truesdell on Government: Utility deregulation meets opposition

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Once it seemed inevitable that utilities would be free to merge and expand at will; now the future is not so clear.
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Truesdell on Government: Who owns bar-code technology?

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Patent infringement lawsuits could become common in today's world as new information technology is developed every day.
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Truesdell on Government: Power outages spur calls for greater air-conditioning efficiency

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Energy Secretary Bill Richardson targets issuance of a new standard requiring central air conditioners to be up to 20% more efficient for November 2000.
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NHRAW addresses e-commerce standards

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The Northamerican Heating, Refrigeration and Airconditioning Wholesalers Association addressed the problem of conflicting standards and protocols for emerging electronic commerce technology at the group's midyear business conference June 24-25 in Victoria, British Columbia.
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Truesdell on Government: OSHA enacts fork lift rules

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New regulations stiffen training mandates for wholesalers' 191,000 fork lift operators.
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