As one of the largest electrical distributors in the country, CED carries any material necessary for an electrician to complete a job. While electricians don’t care much about the specifics of the parts they order, they do care that they need them to do a job, they need them on the job site and they need them immediately.
NAFTA was the first trade deal to include intellectual property protections, but our innovative world demanded modernization of its provisions. USMCA strengthens protections for patents and trademarks in areas like biotechnology, financial services and domain names, as well as provides new provisions governing the expansion of digital trade and investments in innovative products and services. These modernizations provide greater protection for U.S. agribusinesses along the supply chain.
The main takeaway is that developing employees is a necessary activity that leads to profits. But in practice, what do agribusinesses actually do to create satisfied employees who are responsible for managing profitable customer relationships?
People are known for easily developing personal and functional relationships, but often neglect to develop strategic ones. Many understand the importance relationships, but few embrace and leverage them in their careers. Investing in strategic relationships and building a network can bring considerable value to those in the food and agribusiness industry.
Farms are getting larger. While the rate of consolidation seems to have slowed slightly in recent years, the trend continues in almost every sector of farming. A larger share of all input purchases is made by fewer farmers, making each account increasingly important to suppliers.