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The Ecco of a good man

Yesterday I wore a pair of dress shoes to work that were previously owned and worn by my late father-in-law, Melvin Mues. He loved practical, comfortable clothing and shoes, and when Mel passed away six years ago, the family passed along some of his shoes and coats and clothes. 2,019 more words


Bells, bells & more bells... American manufacturing

Black Friday is coming and that means the Salvation Army will stand outside the stores ringing their bells asking for donations. Bells, bells and more bells. 282 more words


Made in America – Statistics for 2017

As we approach the one-year mark since the last presidential election took place, people have been asking whether there have been any changes in manufacturing.  While it’s difficult, if not impossible, to determine whether any of these changes are directly related to who is sitting in the oval office, it certainly plays some part.  425 more words


Paying $230,000 For Your Job

Would you pay a potential employer $230,000 to create a manufacturing job for you? And as an additional enticement, would you permit the firm to ignore rules that protect the environment in your community? 468 more words

Economic Development

Introducing Mid-West Screw Product’s New Website

The entire Mid-West Screw Products team is proud to announce that our vastly improved new website is live, and ready to be used by our customers.  341 more words


Foxconn Is Scouting Locations for Its Planned $10 Billion U.S. Display Factory

Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker and a major Apple supplier, plans to invest more than $10 billion in a display-making factory in the United States and will decide on the location of the plant next month. 321 more words