Did You Remember to Adjust Your Clocks?

According to a national survey conducted in the Spring of 2010 by Rasmussen Reports, 83% of people knew when to move their clocks, while 27% showed up an hour early or late at least once in their lives. Here’s hoping you showed up right on time today. The only confusion I encountered this morning was […] Read more »

Keeping in Sync when the Weather Doesn’t

The holiday season means something different to everyone, however this year it meant severe winter weather for much of the United States. Three days before Christmas a winter storm bearing the moniker Gemini tore its way through the central and southern states,  bringing with it tornados and wind gusts that damaged homes, uprooted trees  and […] Read more »

Get to Know Sapling

  For the past 20 years, Sapling has been designing, engineering and manufacturing synchronized clock systems for many types of industries, including education, healthcare, transportation and even corporate offices (plus many more!).  We have 20 years of history – that’s a lot to catch up on. One way to get to know Sapling and our […] Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving!

Every fourth Thursday in the month of November, family and friends from all across the United States of America gather together around dining room tables, kitchen counters or in front of the television, in honor of the national holiday of Thanksgiving. This holiday celebrates people joining together to break bread with one another. We continue […] Read more »

Sapling at the Station

Commercial broadcasting began in the U.S. in the 1920s and has drastically evolved since then. There are seemingly endless radio stations that feature a variety of music and/or talk shows. During my mornings, I flip between “Mike and Mike” on ESPN radio and the “Big Philly Show” on Wired 96.5. The two radio segments are […] Read more »

The Sapling Advantage

Home field advantage gives any team the upper hand. With the exception of the Philadelphia Eagles, who have won one home game in the last year, playing at home gives your squad the upper hand on their competitors. When a team plays in their home stadium, they feel more comfortable. It is a more familiar […] Read more »

Happy Veteran’s Day from Sapling!

Every year, we come together as a nation to even further recognize and pay tribute to the veterans of our country. The sacrifices that they have made during their time in service have provided freedoms that are far too often taken for granted.  Veterans Day is the official United States holiday honoring those who have […] Read more »

Fire Safety With Sapling

A fire is one of the biggest hazards faced by schools across the country. There are various precautions that are taken by the school districts to prevent such a disaster from occurring. Fire safety programs are developed in order to prevent a fire from causing injury, death, or property damage. The safety of the schools’ […] Read more »

Keeping Facility Maintenance in Check

Facility management can become an enormous task for anyone. There are so many factors to consider when having to manage the equipment in a venue. Facility managers are associated with many different types of facilities, including schools, stadiums, convention centers, offices, shopping complexes, hospitals and many more. One of the major issues that facility managers […] Read more »

Sapling: Distributing Synchronized Time

A distribution center is a vital component of many companies, especially for those who are exclusively based online. A distribution center is either a warehouse or some other specialized building that is stocked with a company’s product. This product is then distributed to retailers, wholesalers or directly to consumers. There are many different types of […] Read more »

Sapling and School Sports

Elementary school is a crucial stage in the development of young students. It is the first stage in which children really begin their academic career. In addition to their academic career, children begin their athletic careers as well. Even as young as 6 years old, kids begin to development their athletic skills, as well as […] Read more »

Timing Around The Globe

Here at Sapling, we take pride in offering our customers a wide array of products that can help them in their daily operations. From our SMA master clock, square clock to our Elapsed Timer, Sapling is always pushing to engineer and manufacturer the best in synchronized time. We are now proud to announce the release […] Read more »

Sapling Contributes Toward Economic Growth

U.S. automotive plants have been working hard to produce more and more every month. These factories hit a bench mark in August, bringing their output up .7% in that month alone (USA Today). This increase in factory output is an optimistic sign that manufacturing could help spark growth in the economy for the latter half […] Read more »

Be Social With Sapling

Social media has become an inescapable part in our society today. Especially for businesses and organizations, having an online presence is detrimental to their success. Interacting with existing and potential customers online is very important if the company or organization wants to remain relevant. If you have fallen behind the times, social media refers to […] Read more »

Any ‘Glee’ fans out there?

If you haven’t heard of the television show Glee, this show focuses on a group of high school students who attend the William McKinley High School and are a part of the school’s Glee Club. Season 5, which is set to begin September 26th, focuses around a new director of the club who hopes to restore […] Read more »