Take a step outside and listen to what you hear, take a deep breath and take in the smells around you. If you are like some of the rural population in the United States, that is a refreshing moment. However if you live in an urban or city with a high population, it’s not refreshing. You will more likely hear the din of traffic, harsh sounds of diesel city buses, their engines clamoring and with the stench of diesel exhaust. In extreme cities such as Mexico City, and multiple cities in China and India this is more than just an annoyance, it’s a major heath issue.
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Ever heard of Grits Y'all?
Sweet tea and grits are about to be introduced to a whole new generation of Southern transplants. There are many things that the South is known for, but sweet tea and grits appear to be among the top 10 items associated with the South. The other is the infamous, "Southern Hospitality".
The South has always had a charming appearance that entices visitors with its history, traditions, and hospitality. Many of those visitors have made the South their home as they retired. There is a diverse landscape that provides a lot of options for these "Southern transplants".
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The automotive industry continues to face one of the most demanding market environments in history. Although prospects for growth are huge in emerging economies, automakers and their suppliers are suffering from aggressive competition, shrinking traditional markets, increasing production costs, and chronic overcapacity. Read More
"It (Infor ERP SyteLine) helps us see sales trends so that we can target markets and know where to invest sales and marketing in the future." —Debi Piccus, CIO, Duramax Marine Read More