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Published: 1/1/2017

A Conversation with Dr. Sjon Westre, Chemeon Surface Technology
Dr. Westre was named vice president of technology for Chemeon in October with an emphasis on anodizing and conversion coating solutions.

Published: 1/1/2017

Gardner Business Index: November 2016
Future business expectations skyrocket in November.

Published: 12/1/2016

Gardner Business Index: October 2016
Business expectations remain at the highest level since July 2015.

Published: 12/1/2016

Celebrating the First 80 Years
Oak is the traditional gift for someone turning 80 years old, as it symbolizes longevity and strength, two hallmarks of what we feel our magazine has been with the surface finishing industry since its debut in 1936.

Published: 11/1/2016

The Making of a World Class Manufacturer ... A Long-Term View
Firms empowering employees with higher skill levels will be light-years ahead.

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: 9/1/2016

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

Published: 9/1/2016

Finishing Index: July 2016—43.6
With a reading of 43.6, the Gardner Business Index showed that the finishing industry contracted for the 13th consecutive month.