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2019 Economic Forecast

Takeaways from the 2019 Business Forecast

Presiding consensus at the 2019 Business Forecast presented by the Center for Business & Economic Research, a part of Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, was that the economy has slowed but should remain strong […]

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Green Building and the Equipment Industry

Green Building and the Equipment Industry

A shift toward more heavily investing in electric-based equipment has been announced by a major manufacturer.  Volvo CE, a subsidiary of the Volvo Group which focuses on the development of construction equipment, announced that it will stop manufacturing diesel engine-based compact […]

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Effects of New Tax Law on the Eqipment Industry

Effects of New Tax Structure on the Equipment Industry

The changes to the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) have immediate implications for equipment companies and their customers. These changes run the gamut from companies having the ability to claim 100 percent […]

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Genie Releases New “High Float” Telescopic Boom Lifts

Genie has introduced the release of two “high float,” ANSI-compliant boom lifts. The lifts are engineered to avoid damaging soft ground surfaces while maintaining high lift capacities. Designers created the S-80 HF and S-85 HF machines to “float” on more […]

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Innovation in the Equipment Industry

INNOVATION IN THE EQUIPMENT INDUSTRY

With the global construction and industrial equipment markets as competitive as ever, innovation and inventive concepts are essential. Manufacturers trending toward the cusp of innovation will realistically maintain market leadership in upcoming years, so special attention to research and development […]

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