Top 6 Benefits Of Local Sourcing

In today's increasingly global business landscape, it's no secret that many manufacturing and industrial businesses maintain supply chains that stretch all over the world. However, what may be a secret is just how much procurement professionals would prefer to source locally instead. According to a recent survey conducted by 72 percent of industrial/B2B buyers "always or generally" [...]

By | 2018-08-04T09:24:32+00:00 August 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Celebrating The Independent American Manufacturer

In honor of the Fourth of July, Thomas is not only celebrating Independence Day, but also celebrating the independent American manufacturers that contribute so much to our country throughout the year. And while there are many  of reasons to appreciate these small and mid-sized businesses, we wanted to highlight three in particular. Job Creation American [...]

By | 2018-08-04T09:20:49+00:00 August 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nation’s Largest Private Provider of Meteorological Insight and Data Joins Embry-Riddle’s Research Park

WeatherFlow, Inc., a leader in private sector weather observational, modeling and forecasting technology, is the newest addition to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Research Park. As a Tenant Partner with offices in the John Mica Engineering and Aerospace Innovation Complex (MicaPlex), located adjacent to the Daytona Beach Campus, WeatherFlow will join the Research Park’s existing partners, faculty, labs [...]

By | 2018-06-13T06:51:25+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments


Each year, U.S. companies export well over $2 trillion of goods and services. If you want your business to get in on the action, it’s important to figure out the best way to expand to new markets. The U.S. Commercial Service has developed a comprehensive video collection to help your small business become better equipped [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:42:31+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments


THE OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK – Recent media reports remind us that graduation season is here and there’s no better time to review the latest career and occupation outlooks. One comprehensive resource is the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) at The OOH provides information on what workers do. This includes work environment, [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:40:27+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manufacturing Trends To Look For In 2018

January 3 2018 Team  Thomas Thomas Network With 2017 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look ahead and consider implementing some newmanufacturing initiatives for the new year. How much do you know about the Internet of Things (IoT), for example? Are you keeping up with developments in artificial intelligence (AI)? New technologies and other [...]

By | 2018-03-14T16:25:11+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are Robots Taking Our Jobs?

March 7, 2017 Team Thomas Thomas Network   You've seen the headlines. Kiosks are replacing cashiers, autonomous vehicles are putting taxi drivers on the side of the road, and robots are now writing blog posts. Clearly, robots have already started to replace workers in various industries. Are they coming for industrial jobs next? The short answer? Kind of. [...]

By | 2018-03-14T16:16:50+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Five Reasons Why We ♥ Manufacturing

Team Thomas Thomas Industry Network February 14, 2018 It’s Valentine’s Day, and love is definitely in the air. But at Thomas, we just have one thing in our hearts: manufacturing. We love the industry, the companies that make it run, and the people that make it great. After all, since 1898, we’ve been helping manufacturing [...]

By | 2018-03-14T16:13:40+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments