California Ranks as Largest Contributor to U.S. Manufacturing Industry

A new report released this week has revealed that California remains the largest contributor to the U.S. manufacturing industry in terms of both employment and output. This is in spite of the state’s famously high cost of living. The report, produced by Beacon Economics LLC and commissioned by California Manufacturing Technology Consulting, revealed that the …

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Weekly Wrap Up For July 15th, 2022

 Doctors and nurses could only practice in the state where they were licensed before and throughout Covid.  Now, a new medical compact between states allows doctors to practice in 34 states with a modified licensing process, and nurses can practice in 39 states with a similar licensing process.  These medical compacts between states allow …

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HII HITS MILESTONE ON JOHN F. KENNEDY (CVN 79) CARRIER

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., (July 11, 2022) — HII (NYSE: HII), America’s only builder of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and leading provider of mission-driven defense technologies, announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has reached a significant milestone in the compartment and systems construction of aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). Newport News recently turned …

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Weekly Wrap Up For July 8th, 2022

 Anthony Nieves, Committee Chair for the ISM’s Services Report on Business® discusses the latest report.  Doctors and nurses could only practice in the state where they were licensed before and throughout Covid.  Now, a new medical compact between states allows doctors to practice in 34 states with a modified licensing process, and nurses …

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Lydia Di Liello Brings Fresh, Insightful Perspective as the newest host of the Women And Manufacturing Podcast

Jacket Media Co., “The Voice of Manufacturing and Business,” is pleased to welcome Lydia Di Liello as a brand-new host of The Women and Manufacturing Podcast (WAM). Leveraging a career at General Motors and now sitting as the CEO and Founder of Capital Pricing Consultants, Lydia brings a fresh perspective to The WAM Podcast, which …

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Wallbox Begins Scouting for U.S. Manufacturing Location

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As electric vehicles grow in popularity, so does their need for charging stations. This has resulted in impressive growth for charging solution companies like Wallbox and the Barcelona-based company is now scouting out locations for their first U.S. manufacturing facility. Wallbox Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Enric Asunción said in a statement that the company’s …

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Weekly Wrap Up For April 23rd, 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. U.S. Factories See Highest Number of New Jobs in Six Months The past year has been a difficult one for many industries across the …

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Manufacturers Continue to Step Up to Get America Vaccinated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2021 CONTACT: NAM Media Relations: mediarequests@nam.org Timmons: This is our shot to finally end this pandemic, so we’re going to keep working with the administration, state and local leaders and our member companies to get everyone vaccinated as soon as possible. Washington, D.C. – Following President Joe Biden’s call to …

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Transportation Department to Provide Aid to Aviation Industry

The airline industry as a whole has been struggling ever since the pandemic began. Manufacturers and airlines alike saw a severe decrease in activity, which led to many of them spending large amounts of money and furloughing or laying off workers while making little profit in return. As such, the government has taken steps to …

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