CBS: “Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. said Friday they plan to spend $1.6 billion to set up a joint-venture auto manufacturing plant in the U.S. 76 more words
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Microsoft's Wilsonville jobs are going to China, underscoring travails of domestic tech manufacturing
Just two years ago, the computing giant cast its Oregon factory as the harbinger of a new era in American technology manufacturing.
The tech giant stamped, “Manufactured in Portland, OR, USA” on each Surface Hub it made there. 43 more words
There is much debate today about what constitutes manufacturing and “the good jobs” in this country. Many naively believe that more factories will cure the trade deficit and create jobs (in an economy already around full employment or, here in the Midwest, with jobs going unfilled). 535 more words
Courtesy of the Jacksonville Business Journal
For Safariland’s Jacksonville manufacturing site, focusing more on making military products was a big change.
After acquiring Mustang Survival in 2013 and manufacturing that line in West Virginia, they found it was a difficult, remote location to get to, especially with added military personnel from different branches frequenting the facility to test and inspect products. 711 more words