9 Steps to Revitalize America’s Manufacturing Communities

3 Sep by John Sajjadi

9 Steps to Revitalize America’s Manufacturing Communities

For the past year, experts and stakeholders across the country have worked together to develop a new industrial policy that explicitly ties the goals of rebuilding America’s manufacturing base to that of revitalizing economically vulnerable communities and distressed regions. This endeavor has been called the High Wage America Project, whose interlinked priorities include spurring innovation, […]
10 Jun by John Sajjadi

The Power of Manufacturers Using ‘Made in the USA’ in Marketing

“Made in the USA” marketing demonstrates your company’s commitment to a better quality of life for local workers and stronger economies for the communities in which your facilities are located. “Made in the USA” marketing makes smart business sense. U.S. manufacturers are discovering that home-grown production has increasing financial benefits, especially compared to China, whose […]
10 May by John Sajjadi

What Happens to a Factory Town When the Factory Shuts Down …

Early in the morning on Nov. 26, 2018, Dave Green, the president of Local 1112 of the United Auto Workers, which represents workers at a General Motors plant in Lordstown, Ohio, received a call from the plant’s personnel director. Green needed to be at the plant at 9 a.m. for a meeting. The personnel director […]
14 Jul by admin

In Manufacturing, U.S. Ranks High in Productivity and Innovation

The United States ranks near the top for overall manufacturing environment in a new Brookings Institution report that evaluated nations on the basis of policies and regulations, taxes, costs, workforce quality and infrastructure and innovation. American manufacturing drives 35 percent of productivity growth, 60 percent of exports, and 70 percent of private sector R&D nationwide, the […]
13 Jul by admin

Honoring Veterans through Partnership And Education

(NewsUSA) – Every year on November 11th, we formally thank men and women who have honorably served in the United States military. In fact, Veterans Day was born on May 13, 1938 as a way of honoring the veterans of WWI. Fast forward to 2017, and thousands of our fathers, mothers, sons and daughters have served […]
26 Apr by admin

Five Reasons Why America’s Manufacturing Is Growing Again

From thebalance.com By Kimberly Amadeo U.S. manufacturing is the transformation of raw materials into new products. The process is mechanical, physical, or chemical. The raw materials include commodities or components. It is the second stage of the supply chain. Manufacturing businesses include plants, factories, and mills. They make their products with power-driven machines and equipment. […]
29 Dec by admin

Aerospace Industry Uses 3D Printing to Make Safer, Stronger Parts

  A revolution is brewing in manufacturing, especially in high-tech industries such as aerospace. That revolution is being made possible by a whole new approach to making things, called 3D printing or “additive” manufacturing, which was invented at MIT in the late 1980s. In the traditional method, companies start with a hunk of metal (or […]