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Weekly Wrap Up For September 18th, 2020

 Norbert Ore, Director of Industry surveys for Strategas Securities LLP discusses purchasing conditions in Europe, Asia, South America, and areas of the U.S. that reflect a fairly positive restart, at least for the U.S. economy. Mask Manufacturing Tightens Due to Material Shortage With many states experiencing a rise in Covid-19 cases, medical masks are seeing their demand ...

Mask Manufacturing Tightens Due to Material Shortage

With many states experiencing a rise in Covid-19 cases, medical masks are seeing their demand rise to even higher levels than before. However, many of those working in hospitals and other healthcare facilities are concerned that these crucial masks will not be readily available due to a shortage in key materials. The issues facing mask manufacturing facilities are similar to those seen when ...

Weekly Wrap Up For September 11th, 2020

 Dallas Crawford, Advanced Analytics Executive wth QueBIT explains how manufacturers can tighten up on their pricing inputs to learn where the opportunities are to lower costs and compete better on price. Ford Offers Buyouts as Part of Streamlining Process As part of their continued efforts to offset the impact of the COVID-19 virus and its effect on their business, Ford is prepar...

Order for U.S Durable-Goods Rose By 11.2% in July

Manufacturing all around the world has taken a hit due to Covid-19, and the U.S. is no exception. Many companies in the U.S. have been dealing with supply chain disruptions, factory closures, and a lack of demand due to the effects of Covid-19. However, new data shows that the manufacturing sector is starting to rebound. According to new information released by the Commerce Department, orders ...

Weekly Wrap Up For August 28th, 2020

 Norbert Ore, Director of Industry surveys for Strategas Securities LLP discusses purchasing conditions in Europe, Asia, South America, and areas of the U.S. that reflect a fairly positive restart, at least for the U.S. economy. U.S. Silicon Metal Producers: ITC Finds Harm Caused by Imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, Malaysia, and Kazakhstan Globe Specialty Metals, ...

Weekly Wrap Up For August 14th, 2020

Bill Berutti, CEO of Plex, a software platform for smart manufacturing, discusses why manufacturers needs to transform their production from 20th Century methods to 21st Century Smart Manufacturing systems. Boeing Cuts Production Targets Following Large Quarterly Loss Airliners and aircraft producers alike have still been experiencing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. As cases ...

Weekly Wrap Up For August 7th, 2020

Institute for Supply Management®’s Report On Business® Series for July 2020. Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady welcome Chair, Tim Fiore for a closer look at the factors that went into the Manufacturing Report On Business and this month’s PMI. Don’t miss this in-depth, exclusive interview available only on Manufacturing Talk Radio. The Trophy of American Manufacturing: The ...