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Weekly Wrap Up for June 22nd, 2018

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2,905,500  recordable cases of workplace injuries and 4,836 deaths were reported in 2015. Some number of these were preventable, and many were heat-related. Terry DeRise is the Manufacturing Director at Portacool, LLC for portable evaporative cooler manufacturing. Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady discuss hazard assessment and solution with ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 15th, 2018

Jason McNew, CEO of Stronghold Cybersecurity joins co-hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss cybersecurity threats to U.S. manufacturing, data for sale on the dark web, and other security concerns for business and industry online. Here Are Some Of This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories The Boom Continues as the Manufacturing Sector Adds a 18,000 Jobs in May Statistics from the Bureau of ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 8th, 2018

Sharlene Vichness is founder and president of Language Directions, LLC, established in 2005. An experienced (NJ certified) instructor of foreign language and adult education, corporate sales professional, and course content innovator, she has had extensive experience conducting training seminars in English, foreign language, verbal communication, and cultural competency skills. Ms. Vichness ...

Weekly Wrap Up for June 1st, 2018

Tim Fiore, committee chair for the ISM’s Manufacturing Report on Business updates hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady on the PMI (Purchasing Manager’s Index) number that is tallied every month, along with an in-depth analysis of new orders, production, employment, supplier deliveries, inventories, customer inventories, prices, backlog of orders, new export orders and imports. This Week's Top ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 25th, 2018

Investing in robotic automation is one of the highest ROI investments a manufacturer can make. But only 5% of manufacturers are aware of how flexibly automation can work in enhancing their operations.  Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady speak with Roger Paulson, Regional Automation Manager at Acieta about the benefits and ROI of robotic implementations. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 11th, 2018

Anthony Nieves, CPSM, C.P.M., A.P.P., CFPM, Chair, ISM® Business Survey Committee and Timothy Fiore, Chair of the ISM Manufacturing Business Survey Committee join hosts Lew and Tim LIVE at ISM2018 in Nashville for an inside look at the Spring 2018 Semiannual Economic Forecast. Don’t miss this very important look at this vital forecast. Don't Miss Our Look At This Year's ISM Conference In ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 4th, 2018

Anthony Nieves, committee chair of the Institute for Supply Management’s Non-Manufacturing Report on Business(R) discusses the latest roll-up of the numbers, which continue to indicate positive performance in this large sector. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories DataXchange E-Learning Now Available Scytec has launched a new E-Learning website for their machine monitoring ...

Weekly Wrap Up for April 27th, 2018

Chad Moutray, Chief Economist for the National Association of Manufacturers provides his update and insights on the manufacturing economy as it enters the second quarter with the looming headwinds of tariffs and possible inflation on the horizon. Will tariffs roil and roll the GDP back into the 2 percent something range, or will it be able to generate growth into the 3+ percent range? ...

Weekly Wrap Up for April 20th, 2018

Manufacturers trying to throttle up their internal data systems have many software suppliers to vet, and eventually have to settle on one – but how can you be sure it is the right one. Ultra Consultants is an advisory firm to walk manufacturers through the supermarket of software after discussing their manufacturing needs and wants for modern manufacturing software, as well as help during ...

Weekly Wrap Up for April 6th, 2018

Anthony Nieves, committee chair for the Institute for Supply Management’s Non-Manufacturing Report on Business joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the March results for businesses reporting on two-thirds of the U.S. economy with a reading on 58.8. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories Kobe Steel’s Chief Will Resign As It Discloses Wider Quality Problems Japanese ...