Articles in Wholesale, Manufacturing and Self Improvement

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

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(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

JP Morgan survey: Global manufacturing conditions improve for 27th straight month


The Global manufacturing sector has expanded for the 27 months in a row in February largely driven by growth in the US and supported by several European and Asian economies.... Read full article

Manufacturing Leadership Award Presented to Avnet Technology Solutions


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

Once made only in the USA, Jeep goes global

by Brent Snavely on

In just a little over a year, Jeep will leapfrog from an iconic American product made only in the U.S. into a global brand assembled on four continents with a vastly larger manufacturing capacity.... Read full article

Growth in British manufacturing will continue into 2015, says industry survey

by Julia Kollewe (Photograph: David Jones/PA ) on

Britain’s manufacturers have had a good start to the year, with export orders back in positive territory and some firms reporting a pick-up in demand from European customers. ... Read full article

The News Multinationals Are Waiting To Hear From India's 2015 Budget

by Ambika Bahal (Photo courtesy of Zee News.) on

Everyone is waiting for Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s Union Budget 2015 presentation on Saturday 28 February with bated breath.... Read full article

Midwest Manufacturing Activity Contracts in February

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An economic snapshot of the manufacturing heavy U.S. fell to its lowest level since July 2009.... Read full article

German molder picks North Carolina for US manufacturing plant

by Michael Lauzon on

German medical goods company Raumedic AG has chosen Mills River, N.C., for its first U.S. manufacturing site and U.S. headquarters.... Read full article