In partnership with RBC Capital Markets, MAPI examined how companies manage their mergers and acquisitions programs and transactions, including deal sourcing practices, internal deal communications practices and protocols, valuations and returns practices, due diligence processes, M&A perform
Over the last 20 years, the growing global economy has allowed manufacturers to enter new markets to serve an increasingly global customer base while also shortening supply chains and reducing cost structures.
Inventory is often considered the most valuable category of assets on manufacturers’ books. Since it has its downsides—tying up large amounts of cash and sometimes diminishing in value—it is common practice to minimize inventory as much as possible without hurting customer service levels.
MAPI is excited to once again bring together manufacturing executives and industry leaders to discuss ideas and challenges facing the industry. The 2017 Executive Summit will focus on how to thrive through uncertainty.
Industrial manufacturing has experienced an extended period of slow and uneven global growth over the last decade that has amplified the sector's tendencies toward incremental innovation, underinvestment in IT infrastructure, and a slow-moving approach to cultural transformation.
Global Economy, Competitiveness, Government Policy, Risk & Compliance, Environmental Management, Environmental Regulations & Compliance, Federal Environmental Regulations
A report from NERA Economic Consulting on behalf of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) finds that U.S. manufacturers are significantly impacted by the escalation in the volume and cost of compliance with federal regulations.