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MSC Industrial Supply Co.
Attendees at the 2014 IMTS trade show crowd the booth of MSC Industrial Supply, a company with deep roots in metalworking and manufacturing.
Companies & Executives

MSC Scours the Industrial 'Attic' for $100 Billion in Waste

Sept. 18, 2014
After the recession, manufacturers put increased scrutiny on improving productivity and slashing inventory costs. National distributor MSC Industrial Supply says it is on a mission...
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Manufacturing the American Dream

Sept. 18, 2014
Kennametal's Carlos Cardoso climbed the industrial ladder all the way from 'shop rat' to CEO. As he prepares for retirement, he remains hopeful that manufacturing ...
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Leaving Inspired: IMTS 2014 Wrap-Up

Sept. 16, 2014
IMTS is a week of huge excitement for our industry, but my hope is that the spirit and energy that drove everyone to experience the show can be carried throughout the entire year...
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IMTS 2014 Video Interviews

Sept. 15, 2014
Watch IndustryWeek's interviews of the movers and the shakers at IMTS 2014
Gregg Fleisher, chief academic officer of the National Math & Science Initiative: 'By pursuing STEM careers and majors, you'll be the ones who decide what the future will look like.'

IMTS Student Summit: Making the Unimaginable Commonplace

Sept. 13, 2014
Thousands of high school and middle school students begin their manufacturing journey by taking part in the IMTS Smartforce Student Summit.
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IMTS Storify Coverage: Day Three

Sept. 11, 2014
Social media coverage from day three of the 2014 IMTS show in Chicago, Ill.
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IMTS Student Summit: The Kids Are All Right (SLIDESHOW)

Sept. 11, 2014
The IMTS Smartforce Student Summit gives thousands of students a firsthand look at how fun and fulfilling a manufacturing career can be.
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Seco Tools CEO Drills Into the Softer Side of Cutting Metal

Sept. 10, 2014
Seco Tools CEO Lars Bergström discusses the roles of digital technology and company culture in taking the Swedish metalworking company to the next level.
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Automation Advance at IMTS 2014

Sept. 10, 2014
Mitsubishi Electric is showcasing a demonstration unit at IMTS 2014 that shows a complete manufacturing line where individual processes communicate with each other and with ERP...