Online Talent Trends from Fortune 500 Companies: Webinar Wednesday!

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The fact is that online talent use is a growing trend and isn't going anywhere. The time is now to jump on the bandwagon as other enterprises are sourcing qualified talent with specialized skills and reaping the benefits! register for How Enterprises are Using Online Talent: Case Studies and Trends on Wednesday, July 27 at 11 a.m. CDT.

Heavy Rains Threaten to Reduce Peanut Production in Argentina

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Spend Matters welcomes this guest post from Jara Zicha, a market analyst at Mintec.

Over the last 35 years the nut industry has expanded with ever increasing production, closely linked demand and more efficient global logistic chains. Current world production for all nut types is upwards of 3.7 million metric tonnes; this volume is around 60% higher than production recorded a decade earlier. For those not familiar with the market, the four most important nuts are almonds, pistachios, walnuts and cashews; however, from a U.S. perspective, peanuts are certainly on par with almonds. Even though the southern states of the U.S. produce peanuts, the U.S. relies on trading partners like Argentina to support its industry.

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