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Weekly Wrap Up for July 20th, 2018

Norbert Ore, Director and Head of Industry Surveys for Strategas Research Partners who returns to provide comparative commentary on 18 Purchasing Managers Index reports that are compiled worldwide. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories Tiny Fish Halts Construction of Toyota-Mazda Factory The spring pygmy sunfish seldom reaches more than an inch in size. More important is the fact ...

Weekly Wrap Up July 13th, 2018

Conrad Mercurius, Coordinator of Advanced Manufacturing Tech, joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the programs available at Raritan Valley Community College for students to improve their knowledge of advanced manufacturing, and the participation of employers. This Week's Top Stories in Manufacturing New 3D Printing “Manufacturing Innovation Center” To Open In Maryland The ...

Weekly Wrap Up for July 6th, 2018

Listen to the other half of the supply chain equation that accounts for 70 to 88% of the U.S. economy when host Tim Grady speaks with Anthony Nieves, ISM committee chair on the Non-Manufacturing Report On Business. Gain key insights into what is happening and the outlook for purchasing managers as the second half of 2018 begins. Here Are Some of This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories Ano...

Weekly Wrap Up for June 29th, 2018

The Trump Tariffs to protect America are hurting Americans instead. Tariffs on steel and aluminum are driving up prices of goods Made in America. New tariffs proposed by the administration will all but erase the tax cut benefits by driving up prices of goods coming from China and further fuel inflation which is at the highest level in this economic cycle. Hear Lew Weiss and Tim Grady, hosts ...

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

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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 ...