Manufacturing Continues It’s digital Retooling

The digital economy and the internet of things are helping step up manufacturing productivity.
Manufacturing is in a state of transition as the digital economy and Internet of Things (IoT) works into the process. But it will continue to be one of the strongest economic forces in this country for…

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Growing Demand for Advanced Manufacturing

More data analytics has created a manufacturing boom while workforce issues remain a priority.

Manufacturing in general has begun a significant comeback after two decades of steady decline, according to recently released study from the McKinsey Global Institute, “Making It In America: Revitalizing U. S. Manufacturing.”

And that’s a…

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Manufacturing Combats Workforce Uncertainties

Stakeholders throughout the country are unrolling exceptional training programs.
By Rachel Duran

Photo Courtesy AmSkills

The numbers tell the story. Manufacturing supports an estimated 17.6 million jobs in the United States—about one in six private-sector jobs. The National Association of Manufacturers says 12 million Americans are directly…

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Wisconsin Secures a Sustainable Future in Manufacturing

Wisconsin Profitable Sustainability Initiative positions the state as a nationwide leader.

Caption: Through controlled experimentation following the PSI diagnosis, Gordon Aluminum increased its product yield by 18 percent by changing the design of their die. Photo: Gordon Aluminum

By Lee Swindall

Cultivating sustainable business practices is incredibly important, not only…

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Manufacturing Inspires Youth to Make A Difference

Students and instructors from Franklin County Career and Technology Center in southern Pennsylvania toured the Volvo Trucks Group facility in Hagerstown, Maryland in October 2013 as part Manufacturing Day, a nationwide event that connects students with manufacturers. Photo: David Bohrer/National Association of Manufacturers

By Rachel Duran

Manufacturing Day showcases…

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