Following a lengthy review of comments from NAFEM and others, and a delay exacerbated by the 2018 U.S. federal government shutdown, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a Federal Register notice on its proposed Process Rule to streamline and modernize the agency’s process for setting energy-efficiency standards and test procedures for commercial equipment and residential appliances.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the March 2019 PPI Index on April 11.
As you continue to plan for the future of your business, it’s important to understand the U.S. economy and its impact on your margins. This quarter’s NAFEM Foodservice Industry Forecast Report helps you better understand trends and economic shifts, so you can leverage the information to optimize your business plan for success.
The NAFEM Show started off the year by breaking its record for attendees, exhibitors and the most exhibit space in the show’s history. Check out our infographic to see more, and and be sure to come back in 2021 when The NAFEM Show heads to New Orleans, Feb. 4 – 6, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
The U.S Department of Energy (DOE) will hold a continuation of the March 21 Process Rule Public Meeting on April 11, from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., in Washington, DC. In addition, DOE is extending the public comment period for submitting comments on the Process Rule to May 6.
Because the ongoing skills gap in the manufacturing community widens, NAFEM has compiled workforce development and human resources tools to assist you in the growing challenge of recruiting and retaining a skilled workforce.
NAFEM is excited to announce that we have become an official association partner with the Manufacturing Institute’s Heroes MAKE America (HMA) program, which supports developing the skilled talent that our members need today.