PMI increases to 50.2 in U.S.

May 10, 2023  |  Industry News, News

The U.S. manufacturing sector registered a slight improvement in operating conditions in April 2023 with a seasonally adjusted purchasing managers’ index or PMI at 50.2 in April, up from 49.2 in March, and broadly in line with the earlier released flash estimate of 50.4. The latest index reading w…
In memoriam: Kevin Yonce

May 1, 2023  |  IFAI news, Industry News

Former Industrial Fabrics Association International (now ATA) Chairman Kevin Yonce passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home on April 29, 2023. Yonce was born January 24, 1970, in Urbana, Ill. He was a lifelong resident of Champaign-Urbana and a 1988 graduate of Urbana High School. Yonce is …
Easy RFID Pro partners with Fred’s Tents

February 7, 2023  |  Industry News, News

Easy RFID Pro, the low cost, easy-to-use RFID inventory tracking solution for tents, inflatables, linens, and more, is excited to announce a partnership with Fred’s Tents, trusted industrial tent manufacturing company, manufacturing the highest quality commercial & industrial tents, portab…
2023 Reader’s Choice Awards voting now open!

February 7, 2023  |  Industry News, News

Voting for the annual Reader’s Choice Awards is now open! What companies, products and services do you depend on to run your tent rental and event business? Who does it best? Tell us by voting in the 2023 InTents Reader’s Choice Awards today! Cast your vote in the following categories: All…
Penalties for OSHA violations increase

January 16, 2023  |  Industry News

The U.S. Department of Labor is increasing Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) penalties for violations based on cost-of-living adjustments for 2023.  OSHA’s maximum fines for serious and other-than-serious violations will increase from $14,502 per violation to $15,625 per viol…
ARA Rental Hall of Fame inductees announced

December 12, 2022  |  Industry News, News

Each year, the American Rental Association (ARA) honors individuals for outstanding service to the association and the rental industry. This year, two longtime rental industry leaders will become the newest inductees into the Rental Hall of Fame and will be honored at The ARA Show™ 2023 in Orlando…
ARA offers $132,500 in scholarships

December 7, 2022  |  Industry News, News

Those planning to attend school during the 2023-2024 academic year to pursue a rental-related career can apply for a share of $132,500 in scholarships through the ARA foundation and its affiliate partners. Scholarship applications are available now here. A total of 69 scholarships are up for grabs …
In memoriam: Phillip “Phil” Eugene Russell

November 28, 2022  |  Industry News, People

Phillip "Phil" Eugene Russell, 70, of Mansfield, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2022.  He passed away quietly in his home surrounded by close family members after a very long, courageous battle with cancer.