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ITR Experts Say: New Ship Fuel Requirements Could Affect You

Impending regulation changes by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) have the potential to increase global shipping fuel costs by up to 25% as supply and ...
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Insights From Our CEO: When a Search Becomes a Leading Indicator

Three Things to Know We utilize all sorts of leading indicators. Some are traditional (e.g., the Purchasing Managers Index), some are international (G7 Leading Indicator), and ...
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Strong Growth in the Wholesale Trade Sectors Won't Last Forever

Total Wholesale Trade is running at an impressive 8.5% above this time last year (12/12 basis). The good news is apparent in both Durable Goods and Nondurable Goods, which have ...
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How Can the Trends Report™ Benefit my Business?

The ITR Economics Trends Report™ is a monthly publication that provides economic insights, forecasts, and strategies to give your business the edge. This industry-leading ...
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80/20 Business Transformation: What to Expect

In the mid-1980s, Illinois Tool Works (ITW) became the first company to embrace the Pareto Principle as a business operating model. The move paid off, leading to 25 years of ...
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US Government Interest Costs Will Soon Surpass Military Spending

Set to overtake spending by the Department of Defense, the net interest on the national debt is currently the US government's fastest-growing major expense. According to the ...
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