Manufacturing

How Shale Gas Extraction Is Fueling a Manufacturing Renaissance

The growth of shale gas extraction across the United States is offering a big boost to the plastics manufacturing sector.

Will Tesla’s Risky Manufacturing Strategy Pay Off?

Innovation should never come at the price of quality. There are many lessons others can learn by watching Tesla, as it continues to work out the bugs in its Model 3 prior to launch.

Studies Say Manufacturers Are Increasingly Vulnerable To Cyberattack

Manufacturers are frequently targeted because they have an abundance of data and relatively weak security. It's time to protect yourself from being the next victim.

CEO Who Heads Manufacturers’ Group Warns Washington To Pass Tax Reform – Or Else

The CEO who chairs the National Association of Manufacturers sent a strong warning shot across the bow of the Trump administration and Congress at...

Why Anheuser-Busch Is Tapping Into Analytics for Barley Production

Decision-makers at Anheuser-Busch InBev see Big Data as a powerful tool in beer making.

Getting More for Less in Modern Manufacturing

Manufacturing has been through radical change as a result of globalization sharply increasing competition. But that doesn’t mean the sector can stand still.

How IoT is Fueling Industrial Digitalization

The pervasiveness of technology is changing the way industrial companies conduct commerce, and the Internet of Things is at the heart of that transformation.

Tech Leaders Call AI and Automation a Threat to Human Life

At a conference recently, Elon Musk sounded an alarm about the threat AI could pose to human life on Earth, and he's not the only tech leader who thinks so.

Walmart’s Got a Policy Roadmap for Renewing U.S. Manufacturing

Walmart released a report earlier this summer which it said can serve as a roadmap to help expand American manufacturing.

Manufacturers Set to Open Their Doors for Manufacturing Day 2017

Hundreds of manufacturers around the country will open their doors to the public on October 6 for Manufacturing Day.
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CEO Optimism Rebounds in November Amid Growing Hope For Tax Cuts

CEOs are reporting a renewed sense of confidence in where the business landscape will be a year from now, registering the highest level since April.
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EDITOR'S PICKS

How A Former Accenture CEO Turned A Failing Leadership Into Growth

This former CEO's first year was a disaster until he shifted everyone's focus to create a customer-centric organization. What happened after that went directly to the bottom line.

What P&G Learned About Marketing From Elon Musk

While Tesla was moving ahead of the competition without spending a dime, P&G's marketing machine was watching closely.

How to Follow a Great Leader: Honeywell’s Darius Adamczyk Moves Forward

Darius Adamczyk, Honeywell International’s CEO since April, has a tough act to follow, but his priorities are optimistic and leave him lots of room for stamping his own legacy.

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.