Prime Advantage Surveys

Prime Advantage, the leading buying group for midsized manufacturing firms, surveys its Members twice a year on a wide array of topics that affect their business. The CFO Survey addresses more financial-related topics relative to manufacturers, while the Purchasing and Manufacturing Survey addresses topics specific to procurement.

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2014 Prime Advantage Purchasing and Manufacturing (PM) Survey

Survey of Manufacturing and Purchasing Executives Reveals Strong Confidence in Economy among Midsized Industrial U.S. Manufacturers
13th survey of buying group Member companies indicates positive outlook as revenues are projected to continue rising and half of all companies are planning new hires

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Purchasing and Manufacturing Survey

The Prime Advantage Purchasing and Manufacturing (PM) Survey is conducted once a year with responses from procurement professionals from Member companies representing multiple manufacturing sectors. The PM Survey replaces the Group Outlook (GO) Survey, which was conducted twice per year, and past surveys are listed below.

CFO Survey

The Prime Advantage CFO Survey is an annual survey of financial executives among the group's member companies representing multiple manufacturing sectors.