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Foreign Investments – Friend or Foe

01

Dec
2015
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I’ve been mulling over this issue for a while now. Since 2011, the Obama administration has made a concerted effort to attract foreign investors to the United States. Three decades ago, it worked well in this country with Japanese investments. Japanese firms employ over...

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3D Printing – From Hype to Game Changer

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Oct
2015
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In December 2014, U.S. News and World Report informed its followers that one of the fifteen sectors to watch in 2015 included growth in 3D printing. The forecast – a “skyrocketing number of companies” would “provide additive manufacturing as their primary service to other...

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The Reshoring Initiative Builds Momentum

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Aug
2015
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The Star Tribune recently ran an article, entitled “Reshoring Trend Picks Up in Minnesota.” The article noted that due to the increased labor and ocean-freight costs, companies were choosing to reshore, and bring back manufacturing work to the United States. Sue Helper, chief economist...

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

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Jul
2015
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According to recent projections, The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is projected to reduce the rate of reshoring and manufacturing jobs being brought back to the U.S. Combined with the high U.S. dollar, the impact is likely to be severe. What a dismal projection. Who can...

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The Cost of Counterfeits

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Feb
2015
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From local small-scale operations to full-blown global enterprises, counterfeiting activities have become a significant threat to supply chains. Intellectual property theft is a growing problem. Much of the theft takes place in other countries – where there’s a lack of strict laws and enforcement...

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Laser 1 Technologies – Staff Update

19

Jan
2015
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We have some exciting, yet sad news to share with you. Leslie Davis, our General Sales Manager has moved to Texas and is no longer with Laser 1 Technologies. She will be dearly missed, but it is an amazing opportunity for her and her...

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Warmest Wishes for a Wonderful Holiday!

19

Dec
2014
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From our family to yours we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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End of the Year Planning

19

Nov
2014
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One of our goals this year is to work with those of you who want to become strategic partners. By aligning our two businesses we are able to help you lower your costs, increase your productivity, and get the best return on your investment.

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The Power of a Strategic Partnership

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Oct
2014
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Strategic partnerships can be incredibly powerful. Our goal is to work with you in this capacity so we can help you be more effective, reduce your costs and increase your profit margins.

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Reshoring Becomes the Reality

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Mar
2014
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Reshoring became a hot subject in 2013 and by the end of that year substantiated to staggering numbers and projections. Walmart’s announcement of $50 billion domestic manufacturing commitment has a significant impact on future of the U.S. manufacturing. Forbes magazine projects that 1,753 new...

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