Posts Tagged: Manufacturing Industry

Posted by Erin

According to research organizations including Deloitte Consulting, the modern industrial manufacturing sector appears to be shaped by challenges and opportunities in three key areas: product innovation, staffing issues, and energy. While manufacturing in China slows down and oil and gas experience production shortages and other obstacles, manufacturing enterprises in the US will gain a distinct… Read more »

Posted by Erin

Far too often, the interests of the manufacturing industry are overlooked by legislators, lawmakers and voters due to general misconceptions about what manufacturing means and what it represents to the economy and society as a whole. Just as often, younger workers and students neglect to consider this industry as they contemplate their future careers and… Read more »

Posted by Erin

In the US, few industries are tracked and monitored as closely as the manufacturing sector, and the metrics used to follow manufacturing trends are broad and varied. Key indicators measuring raw material orders, shipping and distribution statistics, and new facility construction are all closely watched by industry experts. One of these metrics—the machine tool order… Read more »