Weekly Wrap Up For July 30th, 2021

 Host John Kennedy, CEO of NJMEP welcomes special guest Sam Gupta, an ERP thought leader in the digital transformation space for nearly two decades to discuss digital transformation initiatives in the manufacturing, distribution, and retail industries. Rivian Planning to Expand with Second U.S. Factory As the race to keep up with electric vehicle demand …

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Weekly Wrap Up For July 23rd, 2021

 Norbert Ore, Senior Correspondent on Global Purchasing Manager’s Index surveys. SK Siltron CSS Makes $300 Million Investment into American EV Growth As demand for electric vehicles continues to ramp up, many auto manufacturers are looking to the United States for new production facilities. Along with them are companies that produce special components for EVs. …

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Weekly Wrap Up For July 16th, 2021

 Sebastian Elmgren, Smart Manufacturing Portfolio Manager at Ericsson, discusses how Industry 4.0 is driving the flexibility, innovation, and efficiencies found in 5G for wireless communications in new technology for manufacturers, from operations and production to logistics and warehousing. American Companies Added 692,000 New Jobs in June, Says New Data In recent months, the U.S. …

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Weekly Wrap Up for June 25th, 2021

 Join John Kennedy, CEO, NJMEP and Matt Guse, President, MRS Machining, as they discuss the workforce challenge on how to engage the younger generation and get them interested in the world of manufacturing. U.S. Industrial Production Up in May, According to Federal Reserve As Covid-19 vaccinations continue to roll out across the U.S., many industries are beginning to …

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Weekly Wrap Up For June 4th, 2021

 Anthony Nieves, Committee Chair of the ISM’s Services Report on Business(R) presents a remarkably strong Semi-Annual Forecast for the balance of 2021. Satellite Producer Xplore Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Redmond, WA As interest in commercial space ventures continues to grow, many space-focused companies are seeing a prime opportunity to expand. While the Covid-19 …

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Weekly Wrap Up For May 14th, 2021

 Nancy LeMaster, Committee Chair of the ISM’s Hospital PMI Report on Business® presents the very positive news and behind-the-scenes challenges in the health care industry, with hospitals an the leading indicator in this vital industry sector. U.S. Textile Industry Seeks Post-Pandemic Help from Gov. In response to the impacts caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, …

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Weekly Wrap Up For May 7th, 2021

 Anthony Nieves, Committee Chairman of the ISM’s Services Report on Business(R) discusses the latest Service Sector Index report detailing the strengthening or weakening of the service sectors of our economy, and is presented in depth exclusively on Manufacturing Talk Radio. Wallbox Begins Scouting for U.S. Manufacturing Location As electric vehicles grow in popularity, so …

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Weekly Wrap Up For March 26th, 2021

Join John Kennedy, CEO, NJMEP and Alyssa Rodrigues, Director, The Alaska MEP as they discuss how tourism and its decline during the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the manufacturing industry in the state of Alaska. NJMEP and AACCNJ Announce They are Teaming to Support Industry Training Credentials and Pre-Apprentice/Apprenticeship Programs The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, …

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