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By Mario WintersteinMay 10, 2021

The future of Canada's economic stability lies in the auto parts and automotive industry; it is defining Canada's role in developing and manufacturing electric vehicles (EVs) and related technology.

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By Mark PirhalaMar 29, 2021

While the timeline for economic recovery in the manufacturing industry is still unclear, industry leaders continue to look for strategic ways to ensure greater supply chain resiliency, make technology...

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By Kristin BartschiMar 23, 2021

Four leading manufacturing associations have announced the 4th National Metalworking Reshoring Award competition.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 15, 2021

On Feb. 24, 2021, President Biden issued an EO to assess the United States’ supply chain for six sectors and conduct a 100-day review of four classes of products where U.S. manufacturers rely on imports...

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By Harry MoserMar 01, 2021

The Reshoring Initiative*, in conjunction with the PMA, AMT, and NTMA, is looking to recognize companies for successful reshoring projects.

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By External ContributorFeb 16, 2021

In the space of five years, we've offshored and now are bringing that production back to the US. In 2015, I started my high-tech trucking panel company in a garage. I was still in graduate school, getting my MBA from Stanford University, and money was...

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By External ContributorFeb 01, 2021

Eighty-two percent of respondents are concerned about China tariffs’ effects on PPE availability. According to a new survey by Supplyframe, 32% of surveyed supply chain professionals who work at North American medical supply companies anticipate it will...

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By AMTJan 25, 2021

Sustainability is one of the most overused terms in supply chain in recent history and can mean different things to different people. However, this does not take away its importance when it comes to assessing a supply chain...

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By External ContributorJan 06, 2021

In March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a pandemic. Manufacturers are dealing with the fact that the virus has exposed the fact that many domestic (North American-based) brands...

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By IMTSDec 04, 2020

If Paul Ericksen managed the supply chain, could Rome have been built in a day? But seriously, Ericksen has some colossal achievements, notably as part of his 30-year-career with John Deere and the launch of its tractors into The Home Depot...

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