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GM’s Ready to Lose $9,000 a Pop and Chase Electric Car Boom

GM’s Ready to Lose $9,000 a Pop and Chase Electric Car Boom | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
GM has reasons to promote the Chevy Bolt, despite losing money as it lures younger, technologically savvy buyers who probably wouldn’t have considered Chevrolet, the company said.
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U.S., China Talk Results in Broad Commitments, Few Concrete Policy Changes on Manufacturing Issues in Final Commercial Dialogue

U.S., China Talk Results in Broad Commitments, Few Concrete Policy Changes on Manufacturing Issues in Final Commercial Dialogue | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
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GM to cut output, shifts at car plants in Ohio, Michigan

GM to cut output, shifts at car plants in Ohio, Michigan | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
General Motors on Wednesday, Nov. 9, said it will cut more than 2,000 factory jobs -- including about 1,200 at its plant in Lordstown -- because of slowing demand for cars but plans to invest $900 million to prepare for new products at three plants.
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How to Connect to Younger Manufacturers on Social Media? Try Humor. - MFGDigest

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Honda to invest $53 million in new support operations

Honda to invest $53 million in new support operations | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
Honda said today it will add to its central Ohio operations by building a quality-control office and a data center in Raymond, set to open early next year.
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CEO Mark Fields Sets Ford on a Dual Track

CEO Mark Fields Sets Ford on a Dual Track | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
‘One Ford’ used to be the No. 2 U.S. auto maker’s rallying, but now CEO Mark Fields is pivoting toward Two Fords. recasting the company as both an auto maker and a transportation-services provider.
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Manufacturing Day 2016 Celebrations

Manufacturing Day 2016 Celebrations | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
A recent Deloitte survey, developed in collaboration with The Manufacturing Institute, was distributed to the more than 2,500 manufacturing hosts from last year's Manufacturing Day event found that 81% of student respondents are more convinced...
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A Manufacturing-Day Plan for Every Day

A Manufacturing-Day Plan for Every Day | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
As an industry, we do a very poor job marketing ourselves. We allow the media to tell the public who we are and what we do, rather than defining that for ourselves as manufacturers.  
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Great quote: "As an industry, we do a very poor job marketing ourselves. We allow the media to tell the public who we are and what we do, rather than defining that for ourselves as manufacturers."
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Durable Goods Orders Rise on Commercial Aircraft

New orders for durable goods rose 4.8% in October after orders for commercial aircraft almost doubled. It was the fourth consecutive monthly gain.
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This 3D printed cast is revolutionizing how we heal broken bones

Mexican startup MediPrint invented the NovaCast. It's a custom fit, 3D-printed plastic cast. http://mediprint3d.com.mx
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Honda posts big jump in fuel economy

Honda posts big jump in fuel economy | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
Honda has the second-highest average fuel economy among auto manufacturers and reported the largest improvement from the year before, according to the new edition of an annual report from federal regulators. Honda’s fleet averaged 29.9 mpg in 2015, up 1.6 mpg from the prior year.
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VW Says Shift To Electric Vehicles Could Cost Thousands Of Jobs

VW Says Shift To Electric Vehicles Could Cost Thousands Of Jobs | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
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No, American Manufacturing Isn't Really Booming

No, American Manufacturing Isn't Really Booming | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
Manufacturing productivity is at record highs, but because of automation jobs are sharply declining.
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2016 IndustryWeek Best Plants Finalists Announced

2016 IndustryWeek Best Plants Finalists Announced | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
IndustryWeek will select the winners of the 2016 IW Best Plants Awards competition from this pool of finalists.
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NAM - National Association of Manufacturers - Manufacturing Association

NAM - National Association of Manufacturers - Manufacturing Association | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
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5 Examples of How the Industrial Internet of Things is Changing Manufacturing > ENGINEERING.com

5 Examples of How the Industrial Internet of Things is Changing Manufacturing > ENGINEERING.com | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
Schaeffler partners with IBM’s Watson IoT on Industry 4.0 project.
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The U.S. Is Beating China on the Factory Floor. This Is Why.

The U.S. Is Beating China on the Factory Floor. This Is Why. | Manufacturing Innovation | Scoop.it
Smart products made in smart factories are turning the country into a manufacturing powerhouse.
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