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tED Magazine - IDEA holds its 2011 E-Biz Forum in St. Louis

  • 14 Nov 2011

IDEA brought its 13th annual E-Biz Forum to St. LouisSept. 26-28, offering up dozens of seminars to more than 170 registered attendees. Among the highlights was an introduction to IDEA's Data Management Platform (DMP), a review of the Industry's Electrical Attribute…

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tED Magazine - Catapulting the Curve

  • 03 Oct 2011

Distributors and manufacturers are investing impressive resources into technology and automation to help their businesses thrive in this lean economy. Drawing on their wisdom and insider experiences as current and past IDEA ( chairs, Larry Stern, president of Standard…

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electroindustry article - For Hubbell, eBusiness is a Philosophy

  • 27 Sep 2011

After Hubbell Incorporated revamped the eBusiness section of its corporate website, it discovered its website was just the tip of the iceberg-eBusiness goes much deeper into the corporate culture and philosophy with programs, such as the Hubbell Sustainability Initiative (HSI).…

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Electrical Wholesaling article - Welcome to the World of BIM

  • 01 Sep 2011

By Jim Lucy, Chief Editor Imagine a world where you can click on any product in a three-dimensional blueprint for a construction project to access that product's source of supply, pricing, maintenance and installation instructions, warranty, catalog cut sheet, and…

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