AEM Advisor, updated twice weekly, offers a snapshot look at association actions taken on behalf of members and the industry in key operating areas, including public policy, market trends/statistics, technical and safety issues, trade shows and education offerings.
AG Chair: Emission Standards, Tax Uncertainty Challenge Ag Equipment Manufacturers
Tier 5 emission standards, government regulations, and tax uncertainty pose challenges for ag equipment manufacturers in the year ahead, AG Chair Jim Walker told Agri-Pulse during an interview at Commodity Classic in Phoenix, Arizona.
March 26, 2015 – Agriculture News
Safety Professionals Use ‘Build-A-Box’ to Think Outside the Box
What can a cardboard box, some plastic household soup bowls, and a few other bits and pieces teach product safety professionals? Quite a bit, actually.
March 26, 2015 – Education
Statistics Programs Expand to Satisfy Need for Market Information
Regional Latin America statistics programs are expanding to satisfy participants’ need for more market information.
March 26, 2015 – Market Information
CONEXPO Latin America Starts Two-Year Cycle; Conference Scheduled for 2016
CONEXPO Latin America leadership has decided the time is right to take the show to a two-year cycle, with the next exhibition to be held in 2017. The CONEXPO Latin America brand will be developed in 2016 with an educational conference planned to take place in Lima, Peru.
March 23, 2015 – AEM News
Trade Show Tools Boost Business Prospects
Are you looking for even more tools to boost your business prospects at your next trade show? If so, here’s something you need to know.
March 23, 2015 – Trade Shows
Telematics Standard to Elevate End-User Customer Satisfaction
A new construction equipment telematics standard will increase end-user customer satisfaction by making it easier to control fleet operating costs.
March 23, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Largest-Ever World of Asphalt & AGG1 Shows Bring Exhibitors, Contractors Together
There was plenty of enthusiasm and interaction on the show floor as the record-setting 2015 World of Asphalt & AGG1 exhibitions brought exhibitors and contractors together to network, learn, and do business.
March 19, 2015 – Trade Shows
Rally Supports Long-Term Highway Bill
AEM helped lead an industry-wide call for action in Congress to pass a long-term highway bill during a midday event on Wednesday at World of Asphalt.
March 19, 2015 – Advocacy & Legislation
Top 10 Ways Companies Can Enhance Profit Through Compliance
Regulatory “compliance” needn’t be a high-cost/low-value “have-to” set of activities. Instead, compliance can be leveraged to lower costs, increase sales, and enhance profitability.
March 19, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Fiscal, Economic Problems Causing Global Turbulence in Ag Equipment Markets
Fiscal and economic problems worldwide are causing global turbulence in ag equipment markets, says Benjamin Duyck, AEM director, market intelligence.
March 19, 2015 – Market Information