WASHINGTON, D.C.-The report from the Federal Reserve that manufacturing production showed no change in September after edging down 0.4% in August does not accurately reflect what is going on in manufacturing, says David Huether, chief economist of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).
STATE COLLEGE, PA-The Wall Street Journal named Minitab, provider of software and services for quality improvement and statistics education, as one of 35 finalists in its first annual ranking of top small workplaces in North America.
In 1969, the Materials Information Society (ASM) established the Fellow of the Society honor to provide recognition to members for distinguished contributions to materials science and engineering and develop a broadly based forum of technical and professional leaders to serve as advisors to the society.
MCLEAN, VA-July U.S. manufacturing technology consumption totaled $271.37 million, according to AMT, the Association for Manufacturing Technology, and AMTDA, the American Machine Tool Distributors’ Association.
LEXINGTON, MA-IBS, provider of enterprise quality and compliance solutions, announces that manufacturers using its enterprise quality management (EQM) solutions have earned a Best in Class categorization in a ranking by the Aberdeen Group (Boston, MA), provider of research focused on the global technology-driven value chain.
HANOVER, GERMANY-Parlec Inc., headquartered in Fairport, NY, and Mahr GmbH, headquartered in Göttingen, Germany, announce a bilateral partnership agreement to market and sell each other’s measurement tool and inspection products.