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Trend: Nearshoring To Mexico

13

Aug
2019

A recent article in Manufacturing Global explores why Mexico is attracting nearshoring by a range of industries. Mexico is a big player in manufacturing, and is evolving into a valuable partner for many U.S. manufacturing companies. Author Sergio Tagliapietra, president and CEO of IVEMSA, reminds...

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Social Media Marketing For Manufacturing

09

Aug
2019
Categories :Latest News, Marketing

It may be tempting to overlook the power of SM media marketing in manufacturing. Unless you’re immersed in the many platforms on which SM depends, you may dismiss it as the domain of consumer goods or services with high visual appeal – think travel,...

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Supply Chain Sustainability

05

Aug
2019

Sustainability matters increasingly to consumers. Thanks to the vast amounts of information available on the internet and beyond, consumers have greater awareness and are more empowered than ever to demand evidence of high standards of sustainability and corporate social responsibility in general. These evolving...

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Growth Of The Hybrid And Electric Vehicle Sector

01

Aug
2019

The hybrid and electric car market is thriving. Total revenues of the global hybrid & electric cars market grew 20.6% between 2014 and 2018, according to ReportLinker. Total global revenue for the segment was $134.2 billion in 2018. Reducing Emissions Why are they so...

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Leadership In Manufacturing

02

Jul
2019

Attracting top talent, innovating new programs, capturing market share – virtually every important thing that happens at a manufacturing company boils down to one very important quality. Leadership. Becoming an effective and admired leader is essential to advancement and achievement on the job. A...

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Attracting Talent With Tech

02

Jul
2019

Recruitment challenges are a recurring topic in the manufacturing industry. CNBC says the industry added 350,000 new jobs in 2017. However, many companies are struggling to find qualified candidates. They report a skills gap. Applicants have insufficient skills, or those with sufficient skills are...

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Paperless Manufacturing

01

Jul
2019

The promise of a paperless world accompanied the computer revolution of the late 20th century. Remember? Books, magazines and newspapers were supposed to be obsolete by now. There’s no question that paper has increasingly vanished from our day-to-day lives in certain arenas. Newspaper and...

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Mental Health in the Industrial Workplace

01

Jul
2019
Categories :Latest News

Thomasnet addressed Mental Health Awareness Month (May) with a thought-provoking article about mental health in the industrial workplace. These health issues can be nearly invisible, so they’re seldom adequately unaddressed. They can range from depression, anxiety and substance abuse to more serious disorders. Obviously,...

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IIoT: Industrial Internet of Things

07

Jun
2019
Categories :Latest News, Technology

The IoT is becoming an increasing part of daily life, in the home and on the manufacturing floor. At home, people are embracing Wi-Fi enabled thermostats, speakers, doorbells and security cams. In manufacturing, this technology is making changes on a larger scale than ever....

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Millennials and Manufacturing

05

Jun
2019

Millennials and Manufacturing Tech upgrades abound in the manufacturing industry. The days of the analog plant are over. Digital is taking over in every aspect of manufacturing, and it’s generally a good thing. Embracing new technology generally makes a business more competitive by increasing...

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