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Weekly Wrap Up For April 9th, 2021

 Nancy LeMaster, Committee Chair of the ISM’s Hospital Report on Business(R), discusses the latest Hospital PMI report.  The report will cover the health of the health care sector, and the pressures of handling a pandemic on the sector’s supply chain. Oil and Gas Deal Activity Drops Nearly 15% in February February was a difficult month for the energy sector, as winter storms ...

Weekly Wrap Up For April 2nd, 2021

 Tim Fiore, Committee Chairman of the ISM’s Manufacturing Report on Business® discusses the March 2021 Purchasing Manager’s Index report details and the strengthening of our economy. Auto Manufacturers Extend Production Cuts Due to Chip Shortages The microchip shortage has been making a noticeable impact on the auto manufacturing industry. As a result of the shortages, compan...

Weekly Wrap Up For March 26th, 2021

 Join John Kennedy, CEO, NJMEP and Alyssa Rodrigues, Director, The Alaska MEP as they discuss how tourism and its decline during the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the manufacturing industry in the state of Alaska. NJMEP and AACCNJ Announce They are Teaming to Support Industry Training Credentials and Pre-Apprentice/Apprenticeship Programs The New Jersey Manufacturing Extens...

Weekly Wrap Up For March 19th, 2021

 Norbert Ore, Senior Correspondent for Global PMI Surveys discusses the movement of Purchasing Manager’s Indexes in Asia, Europe, North and South America, and if the U.S. will see a booming GDP in 2021. Colquímica Adhesives Will Open First U.S. Facility in Charlotte, NC Charlotte, NC is mostly known for being an important banking and financial city. However, it has also ...

Weekly Wrap Up For March 12th, 2021

 Are you aware of the new technology that places wireless charging platens where your autonomous vehicle pause to recharge the batteries and reduce ‘parked time to recharge’? Safe, efficient wireless spot charging is available for industrial vehicles today, and explained in this interview with Julian Seume, CMO at wiferion.com. US Manufacturing Sees 3-Year High After ...

Weekly Wrap Up For March 5th, 2021

New Report Series: Nancy LeMaster, Committee Chair of the ISM’s Hospital Report on Business(R), discusses the latest Hospital PMI report.  The report will cover the health of the health care sector, and the pressures of handling a pandemic on the sector’s supply chain. Magna Breaks Ground on New Hummer EV Plant Later this year, General Motors is planning to release its ...

Weekly Wrap Up For February 26th, 2021

 Join John Kennedy, CEO of NJMEP and Ethan Karp, CEO of MAGNET as they discuss the iteration program that MAGNET has implemented to assist startup manufacturers. Amid Shortage, AMD, Intel Push Biden Admin to Invest in Chip Manufacturing Currently, industries from consumer electronics to automotive are starting to feel the impacts of the shortage of semiconductor chips. These ...

Weekly Wrap Up For February 19th, 2021

 Norbert Ore, Director of Industry Surveys for Strategas Securities, LLC, discusses the strengthening of manufacturing in the U.S., EU, and Asia, and the near pre-Covid levels of production and expansion. GM to Invest $100 Million in Two U.S. Plants In the automotive industry, it appears that transmissions have become a popular area for investments. Last week, ZF announced ...

Weekly Wrap Up For February 12, 2021

 Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ-11) and John Kennedy, CEO of the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program discussed several topics with hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady, including an infrastructure bill to update and rebuilt the backbone of America: it’s highways, roads, tunnels, bridges, and other systems that were built and expanded across the decades, and a National Defense ...

Weekly Wrap Up For February 5th, 2021

New Report Series: Nancy LeMaster, Committee Chair of the ISM’s Hospital Report on Business(R), discusses the latest Hospital PMI report.  The report will cover the health of the health care sector, and the pressures of handling a pandemic on the sector’s supply chain. Caterpillar Reports Smaller Quarterly Drop than Expected Heavy machinery manufacturing has helped to ...