Friday, April 26, 2013

Why Reshore?

Representatives from two large manufacturers shared their experiences with reshoring at IndustryWeek's Best Plants Conference.  Reasons for leaving the U.S. for China or other foreign areas years ago may have changed, and may be overshadowed by considerations of time to market, innovation and shortening the supply chain.  Click here for article.

Friday, April 5, 2013

Why Manufacturing Matters!

The argument that manufacturing in the U.S. doesn't really matter because the sector only accounts for 11 percent of our economy and manufacturing job growth is slow, is short-sighted and incomplete, according to authors of the attached article published by The Brookings Institution.  Click here for more.