Home to more than 35% of the world's cocoa crop, this west African country whose equatorial countryside is dotted with plantations, made cocoa its economic engine since independence from France in 1960....More
The Republican-led Senate approved a budget in an overnight session last week. It contains hundreds of amendments, among them, dozens that affect manufacturers and how they run their businesses.
The National Association of Manufacturers Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations, Aric Newhouse, sent a letter to the United States Senate regarding amendment votes on S. Con Res. 11, the Senate Budget Resolution.
Toyota said the move, aimed at cutting development costs by 20%, would start with mid-sized, front-wheel-drive vehicles this year. It wants half of vehicles it sells globally by 2020 to fall under the new platform strategy....More
The bitter pill for Italy, which has struggled to kick-start growth, comes just weeks after the announcement that Qatar's sovereign fund is to become sole owner of a prime area of real estate in the northern city of Milan....More
Join us on May 6 to learn how to take your enterprise to the next level by applying the Internet of Things across the value chain. We will discuss the required engineering, platform, and enterprise needs. Hear case studies of how integrated IoT environments boost competitiveness....More
Women choose STEM and manufacturing disciplines for a variety of reasons. For me, it wasn't that I didn't have a choice to go into a STEM discipline, but it was completely the culture I grew up in....More