Manufacturing Matters! focused on Connected Enterprises, LinkedIn, robotics, more
March 2, 2015 09:38 AM
About 450 manufacturing professionals from all over the state came to the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee on Feb. 26 for The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership’s 18th annual Manufacturing Matters! conference.

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HUSCO, General Plastics win Manufacturer of the Year awards
March 2, 2015 09:47 AM
The 2014 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year awards banquet took place Feb. 26 at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, where HUSCO International Inc. of Waukesha won a Grand Award in the mega category and General Plastics Inc. of Milwaukee took home a Grand Award in the small category.

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Manufacturers continue to slow, but anticipate economic bounce
March 2, 2015 09:51 AM
Manufacturing activity in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois continued to grow more slowly in February, according to a new report.

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Modine women employees win 3rd STEP Ahead awards
March 2, 2015 09:54 AM
The Manufacturing Institute announced that it will award two women employees from Racine-based Modine Manufacturing Co. at its STEP Awards reception in Washington, D.C., on March 26.

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Best practices: Three keys to improved communication in your plant
March 2, 2015 09:57 AM
Every organization has communication problems and disconnects. Oftentimes, the breakdown of strategic execution is not within a single layer of the organization, but between layers. For proper execution, the strategy -- along with any necessary course corrections -- must be well communicated between layers of the organization.

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Harley to directly supply Canadian dealers
March 2, 2015 10:00 AM
Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson Inc. has announced it will end its distribution agreement with Deeley Harley-Davidson Canada and begin directly distributing to independent Canadian dealers.

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Walker says right-to-work key factor in attracting businesses
March 2, 2015 10:03 AM
Following the state Senate’s approval of the right-to-work bill on Feb. 25, Gov. Scott Walker told reporters the next day that it is one more tool manufacturers have to make the case to come to Wisconsin.

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Briggs & Stratton introduces two new engine innovations
March 2, 2015 10:08 AM
Wauwatosa-based Briggs & Stratton Corp. recently introduced two new engine innovations.

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Spancrete expands with new plant in Georgia
March 2, 2015 10:12 AM
Spancrete, a Waukesha-based provider of precast, prestressed concrete products and solutions, has opened a new production plant in Newnan, Ga.

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Quad/Graphics earnings fall on continuing industry pressures
March 2, 2015 10:14 AM
Sussex-based magazine and catalog printer Quad/Graphics Inc. reported fourth quarter net income of $25.8 million, or 53 cents per share, down from $60.7 million, or $1.24 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2013.

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Magnetek updates 2014 guidance
March 2, 2015 10:18 AM
Menomonee Falls-based Magnetek Inc., a supplier of digital power and motion control systems, has provided an update on its 2014 guidance.

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