The information contained in this nearly 70-page, data-packed Statistical Profile presents a composite picture of IndustryWeek’s Best Plants winners and finalists for the past five years from 2012 to 2016.
Manufacturers including Air Products, Alcoa and Michelin are partnering or otherwise working with educational institutions at all stages of student development to help set curriculum and raise manufacturing's profile.
Under the proposed tie-up Sharp was to sell 121 million new shares -- about 550 yen apiece -- worth 66.9 billion yen (US$710 million), while Hon Hai would also take half of the Japanese firm's 93% interest in a huge liquid crystal display...
Very few manufacturers are able to measure the profit per hour generated by their equipment. Most have never even tried. This is why “profit per hour,” or profit velocity, can be considered the “missing metric.”