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Published: 11/1/2016

A Conversation with...Michael Leeming, Parker Boiler
Michael Leeming is national sales manager with Parker Boiler in Los Angeles, one of the largest suppliers to the finishing industry.

Published: 11/1/2016

Gardner Business Index: September 2016
Future business expectations increased, reaching highest level since July 2015.

Published: 10/1/2016

Value Proposition When Asking for a Raise
An employee adding more value to his or her company deserves a boost in pay. Columnist Matthew Kirchner discusses employee compensation reviews and when to adjust accordingly.

Published: 10/1/2016

80 Years of Being a Helping Hand
Products Finishing is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2016 and is looking back at eight decades since first publishing in 1936. How has PF helped your finishing career?

Published: 10/1/2016

Gardner Business Index: August 2016
With a reading of 46.8, the Gardner Business Index showed that the finishing industry contracted for the 14th consecutive month. In August, the index improved from the previous month. However, the index was roughly at its average level since August ...

Published: 9/1/2016

Cleaning Up Misconceptions in Job Titles
Eliminate your industrial maintenance team in one easy step.

Published: 8/1/2016

A Conversation With ... Mike Gallagher, Therma-Tron-X
Mike Gallagher is the sales manager at Therma-Tron-X in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and in June retired after a 40-plus-year career in the surface finishing industry.

Published: 6/1/2016

A Conversation with…Joe Subda, Axalta Coating Systems
Subda joined Axalta’s ecoat product group in 1990 and received the George E.F. Brewer Award at the ECOAT16 conference in February.

Published: 6/1/2016

Finisher Still Going Strong at Age 100
Ohio finishing shop owner still shows up for work every day and is involved in a number of charitable endeavors.

Published: 6/1/2016

GBI: Finishing for April 2016—44.5
Future capital spending plans at highest level since October 2014.