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BSA's 50th Anniversary Program Book

The BSA leadership and Convention Committee are hard at work to plan a spectacular experience for the BSA's 50th Anniversary event, April 16-19 at the Turnberry Isle Miami in Aventura, Miami. Part of this planning, is the development of a hard-cover BSA 50th Anniversary Program Book. The book will feature BSA history, memories, and all BSA member companies and participating manufacturers. To ensure your company is well-represented in this historical publication, click here to submit your company information and purchase advertisement space.

BSA Elects new Officers for the 2016/2017 Fiscal Year

The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) has elected John Ruth, BDI, as president for 2016-2017, effective July 1, 2016.

In addition to Ruth, the following industry leaders were elected to serve BSA in 2016-2017: Tim Breen, Motion Industries, Inc, as Chairman of the Board; Brian Davis, B&D Industrial, as Vice President; and Jim Scardina, Bearing Headquarters, as Treasurer. BSA also elected Jason Vasquez, Applied Industrial Technologies, Jim Williams, Motion Industries, and Benito Rodriguez, RIRSA, to serve three year terms on the Board of Directors. Thomas Weihsmann, Kaman Industrial Technologies and Brian Negri, Jamaica Bearings Company, Inc., were elected to fill one-year Board terms.

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Product Price Information Format

Product Price Information Format

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The PPIF format was designed to increase the efficiency of vendor/purchaser information exchanges by providing common categorization of data.

Version 2.5 includes a change to the Product Price Information Format (PPIF) to add one optional field where a supplier will provide the Export Control Classification Number for each product on the PPIF. PPIF version 2.5 was released on January 1, 2015 with an effective date of March 31, 2015.

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