(PRWEB) September 6, 2005
Richmond VA (PRWEB) Oaklea Press book publisher Stephen Martin announced today the publication date has been moved up of a new title intended to benefit companies hit by rising oil and gas prices. Called "The Big Squeeze: Ten Ways to Cut Your Company's Expenses 10% Right Now," the book is a compilation of ideas and insights submitted by hundreds of corporate executives giving ways they have found to save on everything from health insurance and telecommunications to transportation, logistics, and parts procurement.
Martin said, "So many companies are being hit hard by rapidly escalating prices of petroleum products, and this book can help right now. So we moved up the publication date from November 1 to September 7."
The author, Patricia E. Moody, set up an Internet blog for executives from across the globe to share cost-savings ideas, and hundreds responded. This book distills and organizes this material, which was offered by managers from such well known businesses as Hilton Hotels, Motorola, Dell Computers, and Ford Motor Company.
Tim Larson, Vice President Purchasing of Michael Foods, a blog contributor who read an early draft said, "(The book is) a must-read for every top-level executive, and a must-do for every supply management practitioner. It will get distributed up, down, and across my organization." Oaklea Press is offering a 40% discount on orders of 24 or more copies and many companies are ordering them for everyone with purchasing authority.
"The Big Squeeze" is being issued in hardcover, retails for $23.95, and can be purchased at the publisher's website, http://www.LeanTransformation.com. The International Standard Book Number is 1-892538-45-8.
The Oaklea Press was founded in 1995 and is the publisher of such widely-read business books as "Lean Enterprise: How to Change Your Business into a Lean Enterprise" and "Product Development for the Lean Enterprise."
For more information contact:
Stephen H. Martin
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