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November 2016 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

PMI® at 53.2% New Orders, Production and Employment Growing Inventories Contracting Supplier Deliveries Slowing (Tempe, Arizona) — Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 90th consecutive month, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. The report was issued today by Bradley J. Holcomb, CPSM, CPSD, chair of the Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) Manufacturing ...


PMI® AT 51.5% NEW ORDERS, PRODUCTION AND EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTING INVENTORIES CONTRACTING SUPPLIER DELIVERIES SLOWING SEPTEMBER 2016 MANUFACTURING ISM® REPORT ON BUSINESS® DO NOT CONFUSE THIS NATIONAL REPORT with the various regional purchasing reports released across the country. The national report’s information reflects the entire United States, while the regional reports contain primarily regional data from their local vicinities. Also, the information in the regional ...

Episode 145: The ISM Jumps Up to 51.5 – But That Isn’t the Good News

Brad Holcomb joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the September PMI activity that resulted in a jump in the Purchasing Manager's Index from 49.4 to 51.5 – but the good news is deeper in the report. Listen to the only show that gives Mr. Holcomb and the Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing Report on Business® the time and detailed discussion needed to fully understand what is happening in purchasing at manufacturers. Then Dr. Chris Kuehl will join us to discuss the ...

Episode 82: ISM Report on Business for July 2015 & Prof Sanford on Dodd-Frank

Brad Holcomb, Committee Chair of the Institute for Supply Management's Manufacturing Report on Business puts into context the ISM’s Purchasing Managers Index number for July 2015. Although the substantial majority of the provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act apply to public companies, many small and mid-sized companies are also implementing similar controls because their investors or executives demand it. Prof. Sanford provides insights as to why the average whistle-blower might blow the ...

Visit us at ISM 2015 in Booth #739 May 3-6 in Phoenix, AZ

Manufacturing Talk Radio will be broadcasting live from booth 739 at the ISM 2015 Annual Conference in Phoenix Arizona, May 3-6. If you are attending the conference, please stop by booth 739 and say hello. We’d love to hear your manufacturing story, get some feedback on the show and maybe talk about being a guest on our show. If you can’t make it to Phoenix, you can listen to our live broadcast, on Tuesday, May 5th plus we’ll be recording and broadcasting interviews throughout the day ...

Episode 26: ISM Report on Business

On our August 5th show, returning guest Brad Holocomb, Chair of the ISM Manufacturing Business Survey Committee discussed the latest ISM Manufacturing Report on Business, the surge in manufacturing and the future with Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady.

Episode 17: ISM Manufacturing AND Non-Manufacturing Reports

Brad Holcomb, the Committee Chair who prepares the Institute of Supply Management Manufacturing Report on Business® and Mr. Tony Nieves, Committee Chair of ISM’s Non-Manufacturing Report on Business® join to discuss the May 2014 PMI and the key economic measurements of American business and industry with hosts Tim Grady and Lew Weiss. This historic combined conversation covered indicators from recent economic news.

Episode 16: ISM 2014 Interview on Reshoring and Nevada

Harry Moser, Executive Director of Reshoring Initiative ( discussing jobs coming back to America, and Ray Bacon, Executive Director of the Nevada Manufacturing Association ( discussing what has been happening at the state level in Nevada and neighboring states. These interviews were conducted live from ISM2014 at the Las Vegas Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

Episode 11: ISM Report March 2014

ISM's Brad Holcomb returns to the show to discuss the Institute for Supply Management's Manufacturing Report on Business For March.