Australia is Closing the Loop on Fashion Manufacturing

Convene by PCMA

BlockTexx came about because there is actually a real movement … to think about our overconsumption and our overproduction and effectively close the loop on the way we manufacture,” said Graham Ross, Co-founder, BlockTexx.

The Top-Rated Incentive & SPIFF Rewards for Manufacturing Incentive Programs

ITA Group

The Top-Rated Incentive & SPIFF Rewards for Manufacturing Incentive Programs. In the past few years, manufacturing and retail organizations have increased the use of incentive programs to try and keep audiences engaged and loyal.

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The New Face of NOLA Cooking School

Smart Meetings

A renovation of the building was done with the support of members of National Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers, who donated kitchens appliances worth almost $5 million. Food & Beverage Meeting Planning Artworks association baking beverage center classes convention cooking culinary edible equipment ernest food hospitality institutes kitchen louisiana Manufacturers morial national new orleans NOCHI nola pastry restaurant safety savory south southern sweet

WTTC Calls for Universal Acceptance of Approved COVID-19 Vaccines

Travel Pulse

In efforts to restart international travel, The World Travel & Tourism Council petitions global governments to recognize all approved COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers.

Bishop-McCann Acquires ONYX, a Meetings and Events Company

Bishop McCann

Founded in 2003, ONYX is a leader in delivering excellence in meetings and incentives for clients in the pharmaceutical, casual dining, travel and leisure, financial and manufacturing industries.

American Airlines Takes First Dreamliner Delivery Since 2021

Business Traveler USA

After a halt of over a year, the manufacturer got FAA approval this week for airlines to begin receiving new 787s. The FAA’s decision clears the way for Boeing to resume deliveries of the twin-aisle jetliners, allowing the manufacturer to start clearing a backlog of some 120 aircraft.

The Impact of New Compliance Regulations on Pharma Speaker Programs

BCD Meetings & Events

In response to HHS-OIG’s November 2020 Special Fraud Alert on speaker programs, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) has updated its Code on Interactions with Health Care Professionals, which will take effect on January 1, 2022.

DIY Car and Train Booking App Could Ease Transportation Inflation 

Smart Meetings

Hertz, one of the leading rental car companies, sold nearly half of its stock to repay creditors, and is having a tough time meeting the sudden spike in demand as a computer chip shortage is slowing down the manufacturing of new cars.

Brazil’s Azul Adopts eVTOL Technology

Business Traveler USA

Brazilian domestic carrier Azul and electric aircraft manufacturer Lilium Air Mobility have announced a $1 billion deal to establish a network of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft across the country.

Boeing Sees Global Air Travel at Pre-Pandemic Levels by 2024

Business Traveler USA

The aircraft manufacturer predicts demand for domestic air travel will lead the recovery in 2022, followed by a rebound in intra-regional markets by 2023. The manufacturer is predicting that 43,610 new airplanes will be needed by 2040, valued at $7.2

Mark Mazzone Joins VIKTOR’s Sales Team


He has worked closely with companies in numerous vertical industries, including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Packaged Goods and Healthcare, developing sales incentives, rewards and recognition, corporate meetings and group travel incentive programs.

Coaster Con — An Event With a Twist

Convene by PCMA

Coaster Con 44. Date: June 19–24, 2022. Places: Cedar Point and Kennywood Amusement Parks; Sandusky, Ohio and West Mifflin, Pennsylvania. Attendees: more than 869. Website:

True to Its Name: Greater Phoenix Is Rising to New Heights

Convene by PCMA

Tech firms investing in Greater Phoenix include Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., A growing number of tech firms are attracted to Phoenix’s limitless potential. Since its beginnings, the Greater Phoenix area has been a place of innovation.

People on the Move

Convene by PCMA

Before joining mdg, Lee led marketing teams and spearheaded omnichannel campaigns for organizations in the biotech, transportation, food, manufacturing, and healthcare fields. Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where. Karen Perryman.

Delta Orders 100 Boeing 737 Max 10s

Business Traveler USA

The order is another boost for the aircraft manufacturer, which has faced troubles with both its 737 Max and 787 Dreamliner deliveries. The deal is the first major aircraft purchase between Boeing and Delta in more than a decade.

Lufthansa Debuts Dreamliner on Frankfurt-Toronto Route

Business Traveler USA

Lufthansa said at the time that the Boeing aircraft would be delivered at relatively short notice, because the aircraft, which were already manufactured, had been destined for other carriers before the onset of the COVID-19 crisis.

British Airways and Phillips 66 Sign Multiyear SAF Agreement

Business Traveler USA

Both British Airways, which aims to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050, and Phillips 66 Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company Phillips 66, support the UK government’s plans for an SAF mandate in the future, according to the companies.

Industry Mourns Passing of Chris Wehking

Convene by PCMA

Before joining the medical association events sector as the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) director of meetings and exhibits, Wehking worked for the American Hardware Manufacturers Association, where he served as director of meetings and expositions from 1990-2005.

Michelin-starred Dining in…Orlando?

Smart Meetings

The vaunted guidebooks, published since the early 1900s when French industrialist Andre Michelin and his brother Edouard wanted to stimulate road tripping—and thus the tires they manufactured—have driven chefs to both agony and ecstasy. Holy Mickey Pretzel and Jumbo Turkey Legs!

Boeing Buys Two Million Gallons of Blended SAF

Business Traveler USA

The agreement is the largest announced SAF procurement by an aircraft manufacturer, and includes a SAF product made from inedible agricultural waste, blending 30 percent neat SAF with 70 percent conventional jet fuel.

A Sweet Meet for the American Association of Candy Technologists

Convene by PCMA

The beginnings of the American Association of Candy Technologists (AACT) date back to 1947, when candy makers attended the Professional Manufacturing Confectioners Association (PMCA) Conference. American Association of Candy Technologists National Technical Seminar. Date: Sept. 20–21, 2021.

United Adds More Electric Aircraft to Its Fleet

Business Traveler USA

United Airlines has announced a conditional agreement to purchase 100 ES-19 electric aircraft, manufactured by Gothenburg, Sweden-based startup Heart Aerospace.

ANA Extends SAF Options to Corporate Travel

Business Traveler USA

ANA will receive the SAF manufacturer’s CO2 reduction certificate from the supplier when it purchases SAF. ANA has announced it is extending its ‘SAF Flight Initiative’ to corporate customers and their travelers, helping participating companies reach their sustainability goals.

Vietnam Roars in with VinFast: Smart and Affordable EVs

Business Traveler USA

Although none have been manufactured yet, nor road tested, crash tested, quality or brand tested, it is currently being marketed directly to American buyers on a reservation/deposit basis using digital marketing. Vietnam is looking like the little lion that roared and the world is listening.

The Role Companies Play in Sustainability

Meet Green

The time has come to explore that caveat and better understand the other piece of the puzzle: The role that companies and manufacturers play in sustainability. The cement manufacturer had to produce and ship the cement ( emitting ?791 Change from Top-Down to Bottom-Up.

"Pay-At-Risk" Compensation Plans Aren't Unconditional Bonuses


According to CNBC, the equipment manufacturing giant Caterpillar had its most profitable year ever in 2012.

Air France Sets September for A220 Delivery

Business Traveler USA

Airbus introduced the A220 family in 2018, rebranding the Bombardier C Series after the manufacturer took a majority stake in the aircraft program. Air France is set to take delivery of its first new Airbus A220-300s in September, according to a company announcement.

IHG Debuts Voco Brand in Mexico

Business Traveler USA

The hotel is located in the city’s automotive and manufacturing district and adjacent to the American Sports Center recreation complex.

Customer Solutions

ITA Group

Brand Manager, Leading Manufacturing Organization. Customer Solutions. aschuman. Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:18. Motivate Customers Throughout Their Journey With Cutting-Edge Customer Solutions.

The Value of Video in Marketing

Dana Communications

While it’s widely understood that photos can be retouched or photoshopped to present a manufactured brand image, video is seen as more authentic.

Bringing 2022 Color Trends to Your Events


Paint manufacturers, designers, and Pantone — the world’s color authority — determine the colors of the year, and it’s a complex process that involves looking at the trends and events of recent years to determine the colors that will resonate with individuals and families.

People on the Move

Convene by PCMA

Most recently, she oversaw association sales efforts for Choose Chicago, focusing on educational, manufacturing, and technology industries. Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where. Ian Cummings. CWT has named Ian Cummings as global head of CWT Meetings & Events.

Travel Photography: National Camera Day

Solimar International

Later, the first photographic camera for commercial manufacture was developed by a Parisian art restorer Alphonse Giroux in 1839, which was a type of daguerreotype camera – a forerunner of the modern film.

NOW is the time to rediscover the unconventional Thailand

Convene by PCMA

In July, a group of 10,000 delegates from a Singapore-based manufacturing and supply chain corporation will also visit Bangkok for a meeting and incentive trip.

Channel Sales Claims Management

ITA Group

How a Tech Hardware Manufacturer Saw 400% ROI With Their Global Reps. A Manufacturer Is Leaving Competitors In Their Dust. Channel Sales Claims Management. aschuman. Thu, 05/19/2022 - 15:14. Channel Sales Claims Processing & Management With 100% Verification & Up to 75% Lower Costs.

Carpocalypse: How to Prepare for Rental Car and Rideshare Price Surge

Smart Meetings

Chip manufacturers largely switched from making auto chips to making the kind that were in demand mid-pandemic, like those that power laptops, cell phones, home appliances and gaming systems.

How to Adapt Your Incentive Program When Increasing Sales is NOT Your First Priority

Creative Group Inc

A few months ago, our team was in a discovery meeting with a manufacturing client. Taking circular supply chain to the next level, some companies have been forced to disassemble manufactured goods to reuse parts to create more urgently needed products.).

Getting Current with Electric Flying

Business Traveler USA

Brazilian domestic carrier Azul and electric aircraft manufacturer Lilium Air Mobility have announced a $1 billion deal to establish a network of eVTOL aircraft across the country, with Azul purchasing and operating 220 seven-seater Lilium Jets beginning in 2025.

TWT: American Airlines Is in the Money, Sonic ‘Boom’ at United

Smart Meetings

Manufacturers should commit to meeting existing standards for new subsonic jets and promise to adopt low boom technologies before further developing their aircraft.”.

Hypocrisy and Understanding of Sustainable Living

Meet Green

How and where the materials in the streets on which you walk and drive were excavated and manufactured. As I’ve gotten older, my expectations of others have softened. After all, everyone arrives at the present moment knowing exactly what their experiences have taught them.

Air Canada Fleet Adds A321 XLR

Business Traveler USA

Currently the airline is selecting an engine manufacturer for the aircraft. Air Canada has announced deals to acquire 26 Airbus A321 neo XLRs. Its extra-long range means the aircraft can fly approximately 5,400 miles and up to 11 hours.

CES 2019: what to expect this year

PXCom Media

The German car manufacturer does one step forward and will offer a car that will be able to transform into a movie theater. The German manufacturer will showcase its autonomous pod that maximizes the interior space for the users’ comfort.

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Singapore Airlines Introduces 737 Max Cabins

Business Traveler USA

The fully lie-flat business class seats were designed by London-based Factorydesign and manufactured by Thompson Aero Seating, while the economy cabin includes slim-line seats by Collins Aerospace.