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Editor's Blog
Susan Sutton, Editor-in-Chief, Integrated Media, discusses topics ranging from pressing industry issues and news to more general information regarding the economy, the housing crunch and more. Site visitors are encouraged to post comments, start a discussion and help build dialogue.

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Kelsey Seidler, Associate Editor, shares results from our weekly ASI E-News reader polls.

Presidents' Day Facts

February 16, 2009
Washington's Birthday is the official name designated to what many of us know as Presidents’ Day. However, two presidential birthdays take place in February -- George Washington was born on
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Friday's Find: A Cure for the Common Cold?

February 13, 2009
Researchers have been able to map the genome for the common cold, or, technically, the human rhinovirus infection. While it’s no more than a nuisance for the very healthy, the
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Which Little Piggie?

February 11, 2009
Save or spend? That’s the dilemma most of us are currently facing. Do we spend money to get the economy going, or save money in case that rainy day comes
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February 10, 2009
For Henkel, sustainability means ensuring that the company meets the needs of society and the requirements of its stakeholders, both through its brands and technologies and in its role as
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Some Good News for a Change

February 9, 2009
Raise your hand if you're not tired of hearing the doom-and-gloom news about the economy and the state of manufacturing in the U.S. Nobody? That's what I thought.Now read this
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February 5, 2009
Reports say that outsourcing is on the outs, and that inshoring is making a comeback. NPR reported that some U.S. companies are bringing back jobs that they had sent overseas
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Look to the Funny Side

February 4, 2009
As there are two (or more, usually) sides to every story, there is usually also a funny side – although sometimes difficult to find.   While the worldwide economic crisis
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Groundhog as Economic Predictor?

February 2, 2009
Normal 0 Americans are familiar with the tradition of Groundhog Day. Each year on February 2, a groundhog in Punxsutawney, PA, known as Punxsutawney Phil comes up from his
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The Business of the NFL

January 30, 2009
With the Super Bowl coming up this weekend (go, Steelers!), now is a fitting time to think about the NFL and its business model - and how it might be
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Guest Blog: AWFS® Board of Directors

January 29, 2009
A message to the woodworking community…   For nearly 100 years, the Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® (AWFS®) has been supporting the woodworking community. During that time, the association
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ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

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