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The Machinery Journal 35

Curated on October 21, 2017

A Weekly Roundup of Recent Economic Highlights and Other Interesting News Items Selected From Roger Meyers and Machinery2Go Social Media Feeds.

We hope you find something of value in these recent articles. — Roger Meyers

Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Remains Steady in October

The Fed’s Latest Beige Book Released This Week. Read the Report Here

NAHB Housing Market Index: Homebuilder Confidence Improves In October

Empire State Index: Regional Manufacturing Jumps to Three-Year High in October

U.S. Leading Economic Index Declined in September

Strong North America Class 8 Truck Production Impacts Backlog, Build Rate in September

Architecture Billings Index Backslides Slightly in September

U.S. Industrial Production Picks Up in September

September U.S. Service Center Steel Shipments Flat Y-O-Y; Aluminum Up 3.5% Y-O-Y

August U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Up 14.8% From July; Up 11.6% Y-O-Y

Here are some other recent items we found interesting:

Airbus Puts a Price Tag on a ‘Made-in-USA’ Label for Bombardier’s C Series Jet

Americans Love Automation, Until It Comes for Their Jobs

Why the Krack Wi-Fi Mess Will Take Decades to Clean Up

Seattle’s ‘American Made Brand’ is Bringing a Lost Art Back to the United States

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey: Marriage to Amazon Has Been Challenging as Cultures Mesh

World Steel Association General Assembly: Views From the C-Suite

Vineyards May Have Kept Wine Country Fire From Getting Worse

3.5 Million Manufacturing Jobs Are Coming. Are You Ready?

What You Can Learn From These Six Con Artists Who Ripped Off Older Americans

A Restaurant Customer Helped Launch Chris Hernandez’s Aerospace Career

About Roger Meyers

Roger Meyers has nearly 30 years of experience in the used equipment field, where he has purchased, sold, liquidated and appraised a diverse range of conventional and state-of-the-art industrial machinery. His experience includes projects involving Alcoa, Allied-Signal, General Electric, General Motors, ITT, JBL, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin, Schlumberger, U.S. Dept. of Defense, U.S. Dept. of Energy, the San Francisco U.S. Mint and Varco Oil Tools, among many others.

About Machinery2Go

We help businesses unlock the cash value in their surplus equipment. From one machine to complete plants, we assist companies that wish to convert non-productive assets into working capital.

We also search for used machinery, arrange liquidations and perform appraisals. Feel free to contact us whenever you have trade-ins or idle equipment available. We have representatives throughout the USA.

Contact: Roger Meyers, Machinery2Go, Los Angeles

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