day : 19/09/2017 3 results

Gov. Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin Foxconn Deal

In a big move for the state of Wisconsin, Governor Scott Walker signed legislation on Monday approving the Foxconn $3 billion incentive package previously drawn up by the state. This new factory will primarily build flat-screens for smartphones and will be located in Southeastern Wisconsin and is set to create thousands of new manufacturing jobs for the state. The bill was signed at a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant will be located. During the ceremo...

PMI’s Well Above 50 Mark Almost Worldwide

Tuesday, September 19th at 1PM ET: Purchasing Manager's Indices are totaling above 50 in almost every developed country of the world as manufacturing strengthens it footing after a long and sluggish recovery from The Great Recession. In addition, few headwinds are present, so manufacturing is in the enviable position to make so long-term strategic moves now and in the near term instead of the tactical dance it has embraced for over 99 months of a recovery that seemed uncertain and ...