Crocs To Outsource Manufacturing Of Clogs, Other FootwearCrocs is also closing less productive retail stores as leases expire and focusing more on online sales.
E. Dundee Odor Pits Village Against Plant OwnerEast Dundee Village Administrator Jennifer Johnsen says residents have complained of a baby powder smell and a residue appearing on their property at times ever since Golden Plastics USA moved in to the old Haeger Potteries property nearly a year ago.
Tesla Inks Deal To Buy German Engineering Firm For ManufacturingTesla Motors says it has agreed to buy a German engineering company to help automate its electric car manufacturing.
Entrepreneur Becomes "The Face Of 3D Printing" Through Innovation & Excellent Company PresentationMakerOS CEO Mike Moceri explains the importance of keeping ahead of the technological curve.
5 Ways To Lead Your Small Business Towards Profitable OperationsWise Plastic Technologies Director of Manufacturing Andreas Klarmann explains the importance of continuous Improvements.
New Lab Could Bridge Chicago’s Manufacturing Past, Digital AgeNews that a national, digital manufacturing laboratory will be built in Chicago offers hope that the city’s once-strong manufacturing sector can be rebuilt into a powerhouse of the 21st Century.
Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.
Opinion: The Auto Bailout Wasn’t A Safe Financial Deal For AmericaYes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.
Opinion: Romney Talks Tough On China But Romney And Bain Bought Chinese FactoryMitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
Opinion: You Weren't Fired You Were OutsourcedMitt Romney's contortions to differentiate offshoring from outsourcing don't matter to those who lost their jobs because of it.
Some Jobs From China Moving Back To The U.S.Over the last decade, the American manufacturing industry has lost 6 million jobs, many of them to China. But the tide could be turning; some of those jobs are coming back.