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Some toys are still being Made in America

Some toys are still being Made in America | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The company is, in fact, still owned by the family of Joel Glickman, the person who invented the toy building system.Via.Image by Flickr user TerryMad...
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The 4 Technology Trends That Could Bring Back U.S. Manufacturing (And Innovation)

The 4 Technology Trends That Could Bring Back U.S. Manufacturing (And Innovation) | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
To keep innovating we need to keep making things. Here's how we can reinvent the country's ability to make things so we're not just an economy of...
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Leaders, Students Celebrate National Manufacturing Day : NorthEscambia.com

Leaders, Students Celebrate National Manufacturing Day : NorthEscambia.com | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Local online newspaper for North Escambia County Florida, Pensacola, Walnut Hill, Bratt, McDavid, Molino, Century, Cantonment, Atmore, Flomaton, News
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The Importance of US Manufacturing -

The Importance of US Manufacturing - | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
$1.87 trillion, that’s how much manufacturing contributed to US economy in 2012. Manufacturing is the backbone of the United States, and something our nation was built on.
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The Major Companies Bringing Manufacturing Back to America | TIME.com

The Major Companies Bringing Manufacturing Back to America | TIME.com | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Watch this video to see who is manufacturing in America again
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Do We Really Value Manufacturing's Place in Our Economy?

Do We Really Value Manufacturing's Place in Our Economy? | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
INDUSTRY WEEKDo We Really Value Manufacturing's Place in Our Economy?By Scott PaulOctober 4, 2013This economic recovery has not worked for the mid...
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The Story Doesn't End with Manufacturing Day | Technology content from IndustryWeek

The Story Doesn't End with Manufacturing Day | Technology content from IndustryWeek | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
While Manufacturing Day is a great occasion to designate a day, host a bunch of open houses, and bring through some tour groups, but this effort has to take place 365 days a year.
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Do We Really Value Manufacturing's Place in Our Economy? | Workforce content from IndustryWeek

Despite the popular desire to bring manufacturing jobs home, many of our economic policies aren’t aligned to encourage their return. More companies than ever may be thinking about reshoring, but few have actually done so.
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OSHA Unveils Top 10 Safety Violations

OSHA Unveils Top 10 Safety Violations | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Chicago — Once again, Fall Protection tops the list of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s most-cited workplace safety violations.
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A Leaner, Cleaner Machine: Engineers Cut 4,000 Pounds of Exhaust-Scrubbing Gear from New Locomotive | GE Reports

A Leaner, Cleaner Machine: Engineers Cut 4,000 Pounds of Exhaust-Scrubbing Gear from New Locomotive | GE Reports | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
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The Rise of Remanufacturing

The Rise of Remanufacturing | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Lately, there has been a lot of buzz about the new and emerging technologies in manufacturing that are likely to produce major industry changes in the coming months and years. One such area of technology, as identified by the Advanced...
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The Reshoring Trend is Good for U.S. Engineers and America

The Reshoring Trend is Good for U.S. Engineers and America | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
This is a guest post from Harry Moster and Millar Kelley of the Reshoring Initiative about importance of reshoring to America.
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Excitement Builds as Plans Take Shape for IMTS 2014 (International Manufacturing Technology Show)

Excitement Builds as Plans Take Shape for IMTS 2014 (International Manufacturing Technology Show) | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

First-timers to IMTS — the International Manufacturing Technology Show — invariably say they have never seen anything like it, probably because there isn’t anything else like it. IMTS brings the collective genius of an entire industry to one place, at the same time, with one focus: advanced manufacturing. 

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TedMag.com - Tracking the re-shoring trend

TedMag.com - Tracking the re-shoring trend | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

Re-shoring initiatives are in full force and aren’t expected to let up anytime soon, according to a new report from Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In U.S. Manufacturing Nears the Tipping Point: Which Industries, Why, and How Much, the research firm explored the idea of re-shoring—or, simply, the return of manufacturing operations and jobs to U.S. soil.

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The Museum of Online Museums: A Curated Catalogue of Fantastic Web Collections

The Museum of Online Museums: A Curated Catalogue of Fantastic Web Collections | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

Via Robin Good
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Robin, You've done it again!  This is just a fantastic website and a great resource.  Thanks for your dedicated work curating helpful resources.

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Mary Clark's curator insight, October 25, 2013 7:25 AM

I love browsing museum collections online, and this site has links to some amazing ones I hadn't seen before.

John Thomas's curator insight, February 9, 10:12 AM

The Museum of Online Museums is an online project showcasing a growing catalogue of the most interesting digital museums and online collections of all kinds. 

Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, May 7, 1:02 PM
Great post,thanks fr sharing!!!
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Manufacturing Day 2013: Inside the Factory Walls | Global Economy content from IndustryWeek

Manufacturing Day 2013: Inside the Factory Walls | Global Economy content from IndustryWeek | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
In celebration of Manufacturing Day, manufacturers across the country are offering plant tours and holding events to engage the public in manufacturing.
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Modern Celebrates Manufacturing Day - Article from Modern Materials Handling

Modern Celebrates Manufacturing Day - Article from Modern Materials Handling | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Modern joins the manufacturing industry today to take a day to reflect on the past, tackle challenges of the present, and strategize for the future.
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Report Shows Manufacturing Is Growing, as Is the Need for Skilled Workers | MFG Day

Report Shows Manufacturing Is Growing, as Is the Need for Skilled Workers | MFG Day | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

ThomasNet’s annual Industry Market Barometer (IMB) report, a survey of more than 1,200 American manufacturers, confirms what many manufacturers around the country already know: that manufacturing is a thriving industry that is constantly improving and innovating.  Read More...

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A bug with a gearbox !

A bug with a gearbox ! | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The cogs that bite MESHING together rotating gears, such as in a car’s gearbox, has long been thought of as a man-made solution to transmitting motion. But rather...
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Minecraft and Manufacturing Day - Manufacturing Innovation Blog

Minecraft and Manufacturing Day - Manufacturing Innovation Blog | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
If you have or regularly spend time with any kids over the age of five, then you have undoubtedly heard of the game Minecraft.  I have watched games progress in special effects and graphics for more years than I care to admit, and then this...
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Top 4 Manufacturing Issues in America

Top 4 Manufacturing Issues in America | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Awareness of these various and extremely important manufacturing issues will aid in the sustainability and growth of American manufacturing.
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Top 4 Issues

1) Skills gap for workers

2) ReShoring - Bringing Manufacturing Back to US

3) Energy Supply & Costs

4) Made in America Trend is Back


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US Digital Corporate Video

US Digital Corporate Video | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
A glimpse into US Digital's vertically integrated design and manufacturing facility.
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Great Mechatronics products and videos

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AMT Viewpoint: Want to Know the Future? Be a Part of Making It - ManufacturingDay 2013

AMT Viewpoint: Want to Know the Future? Be a Part of Making It - ManufacturingDay 2013 | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

On Oct. 4, manufacturers around the country will celebrate National Manufacturing Day, opening their doors to students and community members as a way to raise interest in the industry and improve its image among young people and their parents. AMT is a proud sponsor of this nationwide event, and representatives from our Smartforce development team will participate by making visits to AMT members and schools throughout the Dayton, Ohio, area in the Smartforce-branded, one-of-a-kind vehicle called the Rally Fighter.

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China’s Transformation: Implications for Global Supply Chains - The China Sourcing Blog

China’s Transformation: Implications for Global Supply Chains - The China Sourcing Blog | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The China Sourcing Blog is an information platform for the procurement and trade industries in China.
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Manufacturing Shift to U.S. Accelerates

Manufacturing Shift to U.S. Accelerates | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The number of American manufacturing companies looking to shift production from China to the United States has doubled since 2012.
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Great article on ReShoring!

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