NJMEP and AACCNJ Announce They are Teaming to Support Industry Training Credentials and Pre-Apprentice/Apprenticeship Programs

Cedar Knolls, New Jersey – March 23, 2021 – The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, Inc. (NJMEP) announces they are teaming with the African American Chamber of Commerce New Jersey (AACCNJ) to deliver accelerated work and learn apprenticeship programs designed to upskill current and future workers for jobs in manufacturing and supply chain industries. “AACCNJ is …

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PAC Worldwide to Put $47 Million Towards Georgia Facility

While some manufacturers have experienced setbacks due to the Covid-19 pandemic, others have seen large increases in business. Among these companies is PAC Worldwide, which has recently announced plans to expand into Georgia. Founded in 1975, PAC Worldwide develops, creates, and automates packaging solutions for a wide variety of clients. Some of their most popular …

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What Are the Short- and Long-Term Impacts of COVID-19 on Manufacturing?

This article was originally published in the March 2021 issue of Manufacturing Outlook. For more great manufacturing news, reports, and insights delivered right to your inbox every month, subscribe to Manufacturing Outlook. Click here for your free subscription today. by Emily Newton At this point, it’s clear the COVID-19 pandemic will mark the end of one …

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U.S. Manufacturing Rebounds

Manufacturing Rebounds

After months of languishing in tariff purgatory for the past six months, the U.S. manufacturing sector is once again showing signs of growth. As reported exclusively on Manufacturing Talk Radio, the Institute of Supply Management’s Manufacturing Index rose to 50.9%. Any number of 50% or above indicates manufacturing industry growth, below 50% indicates a contraction. …

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U.S. Manufacturing Rebounds

Manufacturing Rebounds

After months of languishing in tariff purgatory for the past six months, the U.S. manufacturing sector is once again showing signs of growth. As reported exclusively on Manufacturing Talk Radio, the Institute of Supply Management’s Manufacturing Index rose to 50.9%. Any number of 50% or above indicates manufacturing industry growth, below 50% indicates a contraction. …

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