Rock Products Volume 17, No. 8

Rock Products Volume 17, No. 8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...outline of the plan and the benefits to be secured through same by the association. We did not enter Into this insurance proposition until after a thorough investigation of same, and your officers concluded the arrangements for same on September 27. upon the recommendation of our insurance committee, of which W. W. Coney was chairman. We have during the past year endeavored by every means at our disposal and on every occasion, to foster a policy of cooperation between manufacturer and dealer for extending the demand for and sale of building material, and to secure from the manufacturer recognition of the truth that the logical channel for his output to reach the consumer Is through the dealer. While I believe that there is an honest desire on the part of the manufacturer to observe this policy, we must all admit that they are powerless to do so in its entirety until such a time as our association has devised some means whereby each and every dealer will recognize the necessity for regulation within our own ranks. Along these lines. I believe that our secretary. Mr. Desmond, has in the past few months put into effect a plan better than any which I have seen, and as we have arranged to devote one session of the convention to its consideration, I will at this time simply ask each and every one of our members and friends to be present and ascertain for themselves Its working and ideas. Our association should be so strong as to suggest by its mere existence the advisability of the manufacturer pursuing the ethics of trade that it advocates, and on the other hand it must be so clastic and broad meaning as to insure that manufacturer of a like observance of the same standard of ethics on the part of the dealer. I believe that this association...show more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236803957
  • 9781236803955