Monthly Archives: October 2021

Manufacturing activity in China slows for second consecutive month

Manufacturing activity in China fell for a second consecutive month in October, as the fallout from the country’s housing sector slowdown and energy shortages spill over into the world’s second-largest economy. China’s manufacturing purchasing managers index was 49.2 in October, below the 50-point threshold that indicates expansion rather than contraction, …

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ASU supply chain professor named INFORMS Fellow 2021

October 29, 2021 John Fowler, Motorola Professor of Supply Chain Management at the WP Carey School of Business, was recognized in October as an INFORMS Fellow 2021, one of the highest honors in the operations research profession. Fowler, who began his academic career at Arizona State University in 1995, was …

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Mayor’s Update | News from the garden city

Mayor Cosmo Veneziale Edgemere Fire Department At the board meeting on October 21, 2021, the directors declared the urgency of exempting from the competitive bidding the emergency repairs to the Edgemere fire station (position # 2) which concern the health and safety of the firefighters assigned to it. The Trustees …

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