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AD Today article - SKU Attribution Initiative

  • 07 Nov 2012

Enriched catalog content is on the way. Several Affiliates requested that AD and supplyFORCE form an alliance with IDEA (Industry Data Exchange Association). This alliance is encouraging Manufacturers to fully populate their product information and supply it to the IDEA Data Synchronization Platform (lDW) within an accelerated timeframe. AD, supplyFORCE and IDEA have developed a joint Initiative to accelerate the development of enriched catalog content, as well as generate the financial resources needed to fully participate in such a project.

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Tim Powers, Chairman & CEO of Hubbell, Inspires Collaboration and Progress

At a time when challenges loomed over the electrical industry’s eBusiness efforts, Tim Powers, chairman and CEO of Hubbell Incorporated, provided vision, consistency and direction. IDEA, the industry’s eBusiness organization, had a powerful and much-needed vision when it first started in 1998—improving business processes between manufacturers and distributors—but needed an advocate to propel investment and collaboration.

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electroindustry Magazine - Tim Powers, Chairman & CEO of Hubbell

At a time when challenges loomed over the electrical industry's eBusiness efforts, Tim Powers, chairman and CEO of Hubbell Incorporated, provided vision, consistency and direction. IDEA, the industry's eBusiness organization, had a powerful and much-needed vision when it first started in 1998-improving business processes between manufacturers and distributors-but needed an advocate to propel investment and collaboration.

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Climbing the eBiz Mountain

  • 26 Apr 2012

It’s one thing to gaze at a mountain range and marvel at its magniicence, but it’s another thing to put on your hiking boots and start climbing. Where do you start?

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electroindustry Magazine - Climbing the eBiz Mountain

  • 26 Apr 2012

It's one thing to gaze at a mountain range and marvel at its magniicence, but it's another thing to put on your hiking boots and start climbing. Where do you start? Who do you partner with? What equipment do you need? How long will it take? How can you ensure you reach your destination?

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