Articles in U.S. Manufacturing

Mining: The Foundation of U.S. Manufacturing

by miningglobal.com on

A recent National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Industry Week survey of manufacturing executives reveals that 88.5 percent of manufacturers are optimistic about their company’s outlook in 2015.... Read full article

Wal-Mart supplier event duo set in Arkansas

by Chris Bahn (Photo Credit: Elise Amendola/Associated Press) on

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will combine its open call for suppliers and its U.S. Manufacturing Summit into one event this year and host it in Arkansas.... Read full article

Wind Could Be Leading Source of Electricity by 2050, Says U.S. Dept. of Energy Report

by Anastasia Pantsios (Image credit: U.S. Department of Energy) on

Wind power is one of the fastest-growing new sources of electrical power in the U.S.—the largest new renewable source of power since 2000. And within 35 years, it could be providing more than a third of the power in the U.S.... Read full article

Manufacturing in Middle Tennessee: Strong but in flux

by Jeff Turner on

Over the last few decades, the manufacturing industry had been declared dead in the United States. Experts said that we will forever be a country that serves others – either with our hands or our heads – not one that makes things.... Read full article

Supply Chain News: Ashley Furniture Keeps Making Many Products in US, with Push to Succeed in China

by Supply Change Digest on

Striking the Right Balance between Imports and Domestic Production. Of all the US manufacturing sectors devastated by Asian imports in the 2000s, perhaps only apparel and shoes producers took a bigger beating than the shoe industry.... Read full article

Why Ethan Allen Believes in U.S. Manufacturing for Export

by Farooq Kathwari on

Excerpted from a presentation by Farooq Kathwari, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethan Allen, to the Raymond James Insitutional Investment conference, March 3, 2015. ... Read full article

Feedback: Alcoa Eyes Deep Cuts in Aluminum Manufacturing

by WNYF News on

Alcoa announced Friday that it is considering further deep cuts in its capacity to make aluminum.... Read full article

Innovation and manufacturing labor: a value-chain perspective

by Kate S. Whitefoot, Walter D. Valdivia and Gina C. Adam on

Policies and initiatives to promote U.S. manufacturing would be well advised to take a value chain perspective of this economic sector. ... Read full article

Daimler to invest $500 million in U.S. plant to make commercial vans

by Reuters (Photo Credit: Reuters/Michael Dalder) on

(Reuters) - Daimler AG (DAIGn.DE) said on Friday it will spend $500 million to build a new assembly plant in South Carolina that will make large commercial vans and result in the creation of more than 1,300 jobs.... Read full article

Manufacturing Leadership Award Presented to Avnet Technology Solutions

by BUSINESS WIRE on

Leading global technology distributor recognized for driving productivity and speed through its operations teams to help deliver profitable growth in the U.S. and Canada... Read full article

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