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Automotive Insights 3: 3D Printing Your Next Car

December 16, 2013 10:14 am | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net | Videos

Today, we’re bringing you details on some of the newest and most advanced technologies that are making automotive production more exciting than ever. Each of the Big 3 automakers have invested heavily in their plants over the last few years, bringing more automation on to the plant floor.

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MBT Manufacturing Newswire: 3D Printed Guns, Automotive Bankruptcies & Employing Vets

December 13, 2013 10:03 am | by Manufacturing Business Technology | Videos

In this episode of MBT’s Manufacturing Newswire, sponsored by Exact, we’ll discuss 3D printed guns and other disruptive technologies, as well as the Saab brand’s resurrection. We’ll also talk to Brad Holcomb of ISM on the latest strong manufacturing numbers, and see Honda’s fun new take on the airbag.

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Lean Version 2.0: Operational excellence graduates from the plant floor

December 12, 2013 11:00 am | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net | Webinars

As manufacturers look for ways to increase efficiency throughout the enterprise, approaches such as Lean manufacturing — often coined operational excellence — can be used in a much wider scope. What was once considered primarily an operational or plant floor strategy is now being implemented throughout the organization in helping to improve overall competitiveness.

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Automotive Insights 2: Re-Shoring And The Southeast

December 9, 2013 10:27 am | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net | Videos

In the second part of Automotive Insights, sponsored by Omni-ID, we’re talking how re-shoring and the Southeast’s rise is changing American automaking. Over the last few years, the automotive industry has seen more foreign manufacturers, like Toyota, Honda, and Volkswagen, establishing manufacturing operations here in the U.S. What has been game-changing for many is their decision of where in the U.S. to manufacture.

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The Future Of Manufacturing: Turning Your Paper Labeled Boxes Into Smart Containers With ProVIEW

December 3, 2013 10:53 am | Videos

Eliminate paper labels and cards on cycling containers, providing automated tracking and dynamic visual interaction with operators. You can turn your paper labeled racks and totes into smart containers with Omni-ID's ProVIEW system. "Visual Tagging" promises to be the first step change in cyclic process efficiency in decades. 

Automotive Insights 1: The Poster-Child Of American Manufacturing

December 2, 2013 11:21 am | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net | Videos

In this inaugural episode of Automotive Insights, sponsored by Omni-ID, we're talking about the growing complexity within the American automotive landscape, from changes within the Big 3, to the revolution of battery-powered cars like the Tesla Model S, and the fact that an increasing amount of American-made cars are now emerging from the Southeastern states, like Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.

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3D Printed Car Could Be On The Road Soon

November 22, 2013 10:18 am | by NBC News | Videos

Canadian engineers are on the verge of creating a car with more than 60 percent of parts made on a 3D printer. They tried to make the vehicle as small as possible, and as low to the ground as they could, for an aerodynamic advantage. Its electric powertrain can be recharged in about six hours from a regular wall socket.

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Win Big by Maximizing Your Supply Chain

November 19, 2013 2:00 pm | Webinars

As products are rapidly changing in today’s high-tech world, the need to have revision control for product data in one place is more critical than ever. Not just to ensure that internal teams are fully aware of the latest changes, but to ensure that critical suppliers, who may be on the outside of the four walls, are also immediately aware of what changes may impact them.

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Michael Kerwin: The Future of Training May Be Vocational Education

November 19, 2013 10:00 am | by Manufacturing Revival Radio | Podcasts

On today’s episode we speak with Michael Kerwin, President of NTMA Training Centers of Southern California, who provides a look into the important role that vocational education will play in the future of training America’s workforce.

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Marc Braun: How Logistics Automation Is Changing Manufacturing

November 11, 2013 4:22 pm | Podcasts

On today’s episode we are joined by Marc Braun, President of PCdata Inc, for a fascinating discussion where we take a look at the effect logistics automation is having on today’s manufacturers.

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Together For Manufacturing: A New Approach

October 17, 2013 11:37 am | Podcasts

On today’s episode we speak with two manufacturing insiders who provide a direct line on current happenings within the industry. We welcome to the show Karin Lindner and Sylvie Schoch, founder and owner of Karico Performance Solutions and C.E.O. at In-Progress srl, respectively.

Journey to the Internet of Things -- An Adventure in Communicating with Machines

October 9, 2013 12:00 pm | Webinars

Join us for a webinar and learn more about how Axeda and Sealed Air worked together to deliver a connected product program from inception to execution - with valuable lessons learned along the way! Discover how to use machine data to improve business processes and functions with both internal stakeholders and external customers.

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Mike Cobb: The Time To Act Is Now

October 2, 2013 4:09 pm | by Manufacturing Revival Radio | Podcasts

Manufacturing across the United States is in the beginning of a growing resurgence. For today’s episode we are joined by Mike Cobb, CEO of the  InnovaNet Group, who fills in the details on why right now is the best time for manufacturers to begin preparing for the future.

Tim Floyd: The Holistic Approach To Material Handling

October 2, 2013 4:07 pm | by Manufacturing Revival Radio | Podcasts

Today we are joined by Tim Floyd, National Sales Director with TriLogiq USA, who guides us through the ins and outs of material handling. Trilogiq USA was founded in 2000 to provide material handling solutions to manufacturing organizations. Working in all production and manufacturing industry sectors, TriLogiq is a full service implementer of production process improvement solutions.

Enabled Commerce: Dealing with manufacturing e-commerce from business to business

October 1, 2013 12:00 pm | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net | Webinars

This educational webinar from Manufacturing.net will highlight the most critical trends in the burgeoning intersection between electronic commerce (e-commerce) and manufacturing. Raj Kumar will be joining us to kick off the webinar with a discussion of the broad trends that are making e-commerce a necessary addition to an already-growing contingent of enterprise-level software solutions.

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Desiree Crossley: Getting AMPed About The Future Of Manufacturing

September 20, 2013 11:03 am | Podcasts

Today’s episode features Desiree Crossley, Outreach Coordinator for AMPed NH, speaking about a fantastic new Manufacturing Initivative coming out of the state of New Hampshire. AMPed — Advanced Manufacturing Partnerships in Education — is a New Hampshire initiative created to educate and train eager, motivated people for high-wage, high-skill jobs in the advanced manufacturing industry.

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Ned Monroe: NAM And Manufacturing Day 2013

September 19, 2013 2:37 pm | Podcasts

We are getting ready for Manufacturing Day! Today we speak with Ned Monroe, Senior Vice President of External Relations for the National Association of Manufacturers, who provides some additional insights along with highlights about this year’s upcoming Manufacturing Day.

Stewart Riske: Innovation And Food Manufacturing

September 18, 2013 2:59 pm | Podcasts

Today we take a deep dive into the world of food manufacturing. Guiding us on this journey is Stewart Riske, Director of Manufacturing with the Flavorchem Corporation. Flavorchem specializes in the creation and manufacture of flavor and color solutions for food and beverages.

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Buy Street-legal Cars From Sci-fi Flicks

September 11, 2013 10:02 am | by CNNMoney | Videos

Brothers Marc and Shanon Parker took their love for sci-fi and comic books and started Parker Brothers Concepts, where they manufacture outrageous, street-legal vehicles for Hollywood and TV shows. Once they started to get famous for their strange-but-functional vehicles, they went from a one-car garage to a 15,000 square-foot production facility in the span of two years.

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Daniel McKinnon: Trade Shows Are And Always Will Be Relevant

September 10, 2013 2:23 pm | by Manufacturing Revival Radio | Podcasts

Let's be honest, if your organization isn’t attending trade shows then they are missing out on fantastic networking and sales opportunities. On today’s episode we speak with Daniel McKinnon, Vice President of Energy & Engineering with Access Intelligence, about why trade shows remain so vital across such a broad range of industries.

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