Tag Archives: electroindustry

Members of Congress visit NEMA plants

Von Roll, Siemens, GE, others give tours to elected officials Several members of NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) have recently seen elected officials pay visits to their facilities. Jonathan Roberts, COO of Von Roll USA, Inc. told EA about having a member of Congress visit his company’s Schenectady, NY location, saying “Congressman Tonko visited our […]

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The electrical industry in the economic recovery

By Kevin Jones, EA Senior Editor An evaluation of the health of the U.S. electrical manufacturing industry was provided by Timothy Gill, deputy chief economist at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association, during the recent Coil Winding, Insulation, and Electrical Manufacturing Exhibition and Conference in Rosemont, Ill. Gill said he expects economic growth to be “solid” […]

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New TRAINING Category for Classified Advertising!

The July issue, our annual training feature, of Electrical Apparatus will include the new Training category in the classified advertising section. The training classified lineage advertisements help companies to share their upcoming events in front of readers. For the July and August issues only: Run a training event classified ad in either the July or […]

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Advertising Tip of the Month #11

Year Round Exposure Advertising is an effective means of putting a company’s name in front of potential customers. Magazines reach readers on a monthly or bi-monthly basis. Another way to put your name in front of readers throughout the year is by advertising in an annual directory, which is often reread and utilized by readers […]

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Industry names make the Forbes list of “world’s most sustainable companies”

On Wednesday, Forbes magazine  published online its list of the most sustainable companies in the world for 2014. For a company to to be considered sustainable, business practices that go beyond efficiency and resourcefulness, like long-term goals consistent with safety and strong leadership, are included in Forbes’ assessment. Many of the sustainable companies listed include […]

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Confidence index for electroindustry businesses climbs to highest point in seven months

The National Electrical Manufacturers Assocation’s Electroindustry Business Confidence Index (EBCI) for current North American business conditions climbed nearly 13 points in October, its third straight monthly increase, to 58.3. The index reached its highest mark since April, while more respondents than not reported an improved business environment for the first time since June. The survey’s […]

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