New Product Launch Checklist

Construction Marketing Blog

Improving the effectiveness of a new product launch is of critical importance to most companies and brands as new product development costs can be stratospheric, coupled with extremely high failure rates. Some estimates of new product failure as high as 90%! PRODUCT PLANNING.

Weekly Product Gallery: Tankless Products

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Universal Forest Products Opening New Facility In South Carolina

Business Facilities Blog

The wood and wood-related products manufacturer will create approximately 120 jobs at its new plant in Orangeburg County, SC over the next several years. Read: Universal Forest Products Opening New Facility In South Carolina at BusinessFacilities.com.

UK could save £15 billion every year by lifting construction productivity

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Last December, the UK government announced its new productivity programme which is expected to deliver savings of £15bn every year. Its main objective is to boost construction productivity and revolutionise the UK building sector in terms of infrastructure investment.

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101 Top Products: Plumbing

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Highline 1.0 GPF Toilet | Kohler. This single-flush, 1.0-gpf toilet combines the force of gravity with an engineered tank, bowl, and fully glazed trapway to create a strong siphon during flushing.

Weekly Product Gallery: Valves

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Product roundup: 12 windows + doors products

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mulling options . Marvin. To ease the specification and installation processes for large-scale window walls, Marvin has expanded its mulling capabilities and options.

Zeus Industrial Products Expanding In South Carolina

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Read: Zeus Industrial Products Expanding In South Carolina at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing South Carolina Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Expansion Gaston Site Selection South Carolina Department of Commerce Zeus Industrial ProductsThe polymer extrusion manufacturer will create more than 350 new jobs in Calhoun County, SC.

101 Top Products: Interior

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Techstyle Acoutic Tile | Hunter Douglas Architectural

Hapco Pole Products Investing $6M In Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

Hapco Pole Products, a manufacturer of aluminum poles, will invest over $6 million to expand its operation in Washington County, VA. Photo: Hapco Pole Products. Read: Hapco Pole Products Investing $6M In Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Dorman Products Investing $55M To Expand In Tennessee

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Read: Dorman Products Investing $55M To Expand In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Manufacturing Tennessee Workforce Development corporate expansion Dorman Products Employment Robertson County Site Selection Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Tennessee-Kentucky Industrial Park

Pitching and Selling Products at The Home Depot (Part 1)

Construction Marketing Blog

For companies selling any construction-related products, finding shelf space on the largest home improvement retailer, The Home Depot (HD), is a dream. How/why is your product the solution? Know your product, know how you compare to others in your category, know what HD is looking for.

Vonco Products Relocating To Wisconsin

Business Facilities Blog

Vonco Products LLC , a manufacturer of flexible packaging and promotional products, is relocating its operations from northern Illinois to Kenosha County, WI. Photo: Vonco Products LLC).

The Toro Company Acquires L.T. Rich Products

Green Industry Professionals

Rich Products is a manufacturer of spreaders, sprayers, aerators, and snow and ice management equipment

Weekly Product Gallery: New products from AHR Expo 2018

Constructor Magazine

Here are some interesting products we've seen while walking the show floor It's been a record-setting AHR Expo so far.

Top 10 Products from the Greenbuild Expo

Green Building Law Update

And while the Expo is “the” target rich environment for green people this year, the latest innovative products and tech services are also on display at the Expo, including nearly 100 first time Greenbuild exhibitors.

101 Top Products: Flooring

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Climb' Low-VOC Adhesive | Bostik

New Product Development and Launch Webcast for Construction

Construction Marketing Blog

A webcast entitled New Product Development and Launch Best Practices for Construction is now open for registration on the Construction Marketing Association (CMA) website. With stratospheric new product development costs, and new product failure rates in excess of 90%, product development and launch systems and processes must be carefully evaluated and more effectively implemented. Join panelists Jeff Kotz, Product Marketing Manager for Weather Guard Div.

Weekly Product Gallery: Wi-Fi-enabled products

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Daylighting for productivity and savings

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Studies have shown that daylight in the workplace increases productivity and general employee health, with probable impacts in reducing sick time and improving employee retention

101 Top Products: Glass + Glazing

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Daylight Redirecting Film | 3M. 3M’s Daylight Redirecting Film is composed of micro-structured prisms that redirect up to 80% of incoming sunlight toward the ceiling. A second component of the film diffuses the redirected light to distribute it more evenly.

Secrets of a Highly Productive Mower

Green Industry Professionals

As landscaping labor shortages continue, new zero-turn mower designs place extra emphasis on productivity

Weekly Product Gallery: Faucets

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Measuring Labor Productivity in Construction

Collaborative Construction

Measuring productivity in any enterprise is critical to success. Dr. Teicholz at Stanford University brilliantly addresses the labor prong of the issue in his most recent article in AECbytes titled Labor-Productivity Declines in the Construction Industry: Causes and Remedies (Another Look).

Product roundup: 12 flooring tech products

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Indoors, outdoors, and everything inbetween, these 12 flooring tech products offer solutions for a variety of projects. . Deconstructed metal. Patcraft

April 2016 Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

This month's 2016 new construction products feature a staffing agency, way to quote jobs right from your website, a book on using Chief Architect, and more. The post April 2016 Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+.

Weekly Product Gallery: Heat pumps

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Escue Wood Treated Products Growing In West Tennessee 

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Read: Escue Wood Treated Products Growing In West Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Tennessee Workforce Development Economic Development Employment Escue Wood Treated Products Expansion Gibson County pressure treated wood Site Selection Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development treated woodThe pressure treated wood manufacturer will create 100 jobs and invest $3.3

Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas

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Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Texas Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Fort Bend County Hudson Products relocation Site Selection Texas Enterprise FundThe HVAC equipment maker will move the operation to its Rosenberg, TX headquarters, investing $6M and creating 150 jobs. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Weekly Product Gallery: Flood control

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101 Top Products: Building Envelope

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The product is listed with the Cool Roof Rating Council and has UL and FM Global approvals. CR G Cap Sheets | Johns Manville. New cap sheets offer the ease of installation of standard granulated cap sheets, along with the energy-efficiency benefits of a highly reflective, emissive surface.

New Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

Everyday, new construction products hit the market. The post New Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+. Here's a rundown of some announcements from early January 2016.

101 Top Products: Windows + Doors

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EpicVue Windows | Jeld-Wen. This line of clad-wood windows is engineered with a robust aluminum-extruded sash that provides rigid strength and stability and helps support the pane. This allows for expansive openings, including a 90-degree “direct set” option for panoramic views.

Wood Products Manufacturer To Create 145 Jobs In South Carolina

Business Facilities Blog

Roseburg Forest Products is building a new engineered wood products plant in Chester County, SC. . Read: Wood Products Manufacturer To Create 145 Jobs In South Carolina. Daily News Featured Manufacturing South Carolina Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Business Incentives Chester Employment Expansion job development tax credits Roseburg Forest Products Site Selection South Carolina Department of Commerce

Global Productivity: Decade-Long Decline Comes To A Halt

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The predicted uptick in 2017 will be largely driven by faster demand from emerging markets; productivity growth is stronger in Europe than the U.S., Global Productivity: Decade-Long Decline Comes To A Halt. Featured Industry News International Surveys & Research Advanced Manufacturing Capital Investment Expansion GDP global productivity Manufacturing productivity Site Selection Technology The Conference Board Workforce Development

New Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

Everyday, new construction products hit the market. The post New Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+. Here's a rundown of some announcements from early January 2016.

Product roundup: 16 sound solutions

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These 16 sound products offer innovative ways to get the most out of a project's acoustical performance. . Decoustics Clean-Air Claro. CertainTeed Ceilings