TITLE

Keeping with the times

AUTHOR(S)
McNulty, Mike
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;2/21/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 15, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the capital investment policy of AirBoss of America Corp. during the recession. During the recent global recession AirBoss had to scale back a bit but it did not cut the capital spending required to keep its mixing equipment. During the economic slowdown the firm's managers switched focus to managing cash flow because they knew that operating profit would be an issue.
ACCESSION #
59222252

 

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