Among North American manufacturers, the answer is not clear cut. It literally depends upon each company's situation. But what's with the folks who believe their COO couldn't operate a flashlight, let alone the company?
Manufacturers are realizing cost savings by participating in an EPA waste-reduction program.
Much about manufacturing.
Companies choose to outsource function to improve service.
Personal-paper-products maker Kimberly-Clark aims to focus on what it does best.
The purchase will create a strong manufacturing offering.
Open innovation, Internet help put consumers in the product development driver's seat.
Texas oil refiner deals with disaster and leadership changes.
Waterjets offer accurate cuts with clean edges that permit tight part nesting and other advantages.
If misery really does love company, then you're going to love this.