The 2017 IW Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo gives you the opportunity to hear directly from your peers how they are solving challenging manufacturing issues. Here's a brief preview of what you can expect....More
With the launch of its Surge S1 chipset, Xiaomi joins a rarified group of smartphone manufacturers with self-designed processors -- the only others are Apple, Samsung and Chinese telecom company Huawei....More
GE Aviation is promising to develop a ‘blueprint’ for industrialized production of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) components, the advanced-material parts it is relying on to reduce weight and improve performance characteristics for its jet engine and land-based gas turbine systems....More
“Samsung will choose to stay conservative in planning business strategy rather than implementing aggressive management decisions, such as cutting big overseas deals or making huge investments,” said Park Ju-gun, president of corporate watchdog CEOSCORE....More
The EU is concerned that major changes are made to current regulations it would force the bloc to reassess the strength of U.S. market oversight and possibly reconsider so-called equivalence decisions that grant privileged market access....More
The Perry, Ga., plant requires a round-the-clock crew of 100 industrial maintenance technicians to keep the machines running--and those jobs, which require a specialized two-year degree, are hard to fill....More
As drug prices have surged, pharmaceutical companies’ large contributions to charities have given them a public-relations foil against backlash and helped keep patients from seeking lower-priced medicines....More
The state of manufacturing is better than it has been in years, according to NAM president and CEO Jay Timmons, but plenty of work remains, especially in regulatory and tax reform, and infrastructure investment....More
Empowerment is the ability of an employee to be directly involved in and have influence over their work. The organizations that typically have the highest level of employee engagement are the very same organizations in which employees are empowered....More
A new report from the Economic Policy Institute finds, "Due to the trade deficit with China 3.4 ...
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