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Cool Tools: Labeling Tools 2014
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It wasn’t that long ago that portable labeling tools were simple devices that embossed letters on a strip of plastic that could be stuck to walls or other surfaces. Times certainly have changed.


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Future Looks Bright For Packaged LEDs
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As society strives for greater energy efficiency, innovation continues to push new and more effective technologies to market. Unsurprisingly, one product cannot hold the top spot for very long.

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Five Reasons To Raise Your Price
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If you’re a typical electrical contractor, at least part of your revenue probably depends on submitting the lowest price among a growing list of competitors. Although this technically qualifies as a pricing method, it is not a pricing strategy.

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Harnessing Everyday Motion to Power Mobile Devices and More

Rather than plugging it into the wall, imagine charging a cell phone or other portable device by simply rubbing it with the palm of your hand. The user actually creates the electricity and becomes a discrete, reliable and the ultimate distributed source of power generation.

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Stay Cable Able
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Economic improvement and rising demand for energy efficiency is boosting the market for structured cabling in building automation systems (BASs). Vendors and market analysts are preparing for large-scale growth.

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