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What’s Next for U.S. Manufacturing Under Trump? The Lobbying Intensifies…

With just over a month to go before the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, things are heating up amongst a host of eager advisors to the new administration about how it should improve and stimulate the future of U.S. manufacturing.
With just over a month to go before the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, things are heating up amongst a host of eager advisors to the new administration about how it… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/whats-next-us-manufacturing-under-trump-lobbying-intensifies/

Tianjin Explosion: Does China Face an Industrial Safety Crisis?

Tragic events in Tianjin last week as a massive chemical storage facility exploded killing at least 114 people, injuring almost 700 more, damaging or destroying 17,000 nearby homes, and sending plumes of toxic gases into the air, raise serious concerns ab…
Popular Discussions Tragic events in Tianjin last week as a massive chemical storage facility exploded killing at least 114 people, injuring almost 700 more, damaging or destroy… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/tianjin-explosion-does-china-face-industrial-safety-crisis/

Fiber- and Textile-Focused Innovation Institute in the Works

The Obama Administration has announced plans to form a new manufacturing innovation institute that would develop advanced fibers and textiles that would be used in military, apparel, and other industries.
Popular Discussions The Obama Administration has announced plans to form a new manufacturing innovation institute that would develop advanced fibers and textiles that would be u… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/fiber-and-textile-focused-innovation-institute-works/

Euro Elections: What Do They Mean for the Future for European Manufacturing?

Last week, over 40% of the 500 million citizens across the 28-nation European Union voted for their representatives to the European Parliament for the next five years. The results were announced on Sunday. Some called the event ‘an earthquake’! It also ra…
Last week, over 40% of the 500 million citizens across the 28-nation European Union voted for their representatives to the European Parliament for the next five years. The results… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/euro-elections-what-do-they-mean-future-european-manufacturing/

Can the Government Spawn Vibrant Manufacturing Clusters?

By now the notion of economic clusters as geographic collections of companies in complementary industries and supported educational institutions and government agencies is well-known. Classic examples such as the high tech cluster known as Silicon Valley …
Popular Discussions By now the notion of economic clusters as geographic collections of companies in complementary industries and supported educational institutions and governme… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/can-government-spawn-vibrant-manufacturing-clusters/

Fiscal Cliff Avoided But Manufacturers Say Much More Should Be Done

Congress may have avoided the so-called fiscal cliff when it comes to income taxes and a handful of other tax code provisions, but manufacturers say there is much more to be done in the coming weeks and months to get the nation’s financial house in order.
Congress may have avoided the so-called fiscal cliff when it comes to income taxes and a handful of other tax code provisions, but manufacturers say there is much more to be done … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/fiscal-cliff-avoided-manufacturers-say-much-more-should-be-d/

Avoiding the Fiscal Cliff: Raising Manufacturing’s Voice on December 6th

U.S. federal lawmakers have returned to work to confront the looming “fiscal cliff,” a combination of spending cuts and tax increases that many believe could push the economy into another recession if left unchanged.
U.S. federal lawmakers have returned to work to confront the looming “fiscal cliff,” a combination of spending cuts and tax increases that many believe could push the … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/avoiding-fiscal-cliff-raising-manufacturings-voice-december-6th/

Manufacturing's Profile Rises, But Not Among the Young

Perhaps partly as an echo from the current political campaign, public awareness of the importance of manufacturing to overall economic prosperity and of the competitiveness of US manufacturing appear to be on the rise, according to a recently-released sur…
Perhaps partly as an echo from the current political campaign, public awareness of the importance of manufacturing to overall economic prosperity and of the competitiveness of US … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/manufacturings-profile-rises-not-among-young/

What Does Manufacturing Want from Government?

Consensus is hard to come by, in life, in politics, in business. People with good intentions can, and often do, disagree. Within the manufacturing community, there are few issues more contentious than the government’s proper role in the industry.
Consensus is hard to come by, in life, in politics, in business. People with good intentions can, and often do, disagree. Within the manufacturing community, there are few issues … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/what-does-manufacturing-want-government/

The Presidential Debate: Will Manufacturing Be Front and Center?

This Wednesday evening, the first of three presidential debates will take place. When the two candidates, Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, face each other in Denver, expectations will be high. Spectators will be watching to see how the tw…
This Wednesday evening, the first of three presidential debates will take place. When the two candidates, Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, face each other in Denv… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/presidential-debate-will-manufacturing-be-front-and-center/

Transforming the Corporate Culture

“If we can leverage the collective brain power of our workforce to drive cost savings and growth, we will create a competitive culture that will drive our future growth in both revenue and jobs,” says VirTex Assembly Services’ CEO Brad Heath.
“If we can leverage the collective brain power of our workforce to drive cost savings and growth, we will create a competitive culture that will drive our future growth in b… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/transforming-corporate-culture/

Foreign Investment in U.S. Manufacturing Quietly on the Rise

Does the rumored revival in U.S. manufacturing represent an opportunity for foreign investors? Some seem to think so, according to recently-reported analysis by Joseph P. Quinlan, chief market strategist at U.S. Trust.
Does the rumored revival in U.S. manufacturing represent an opportunity for foreign investors? Some seem to think so, according to recently-reported analysis by Joseph P. Qui… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/foreign-investment-us-manufacturing-quietly-rise/

Report: Federal Regulations Undermine Manufacturing Industry Growth

It's no secret that manufacturers large and small struggle to keep up with (and pay for) what seems like a constantly growing list of federal regulations. A new report conducted by NERA Economic Consulting, however, lays out in some detail the extent of t…
It's no secret that manufacturers large and small struggle to keep up with (and pay for) what seems like a constantly growing list of federal regulations. A new report conducted b… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/report-federal-regulations-undermine-manufacturing-industry/

Is a Manufacturing Revival a National Security Necessity?

Arguments in favor of stronger national policies aimed at strengthening domestic manufacturing industries have, for the most part, been made on economic grounds. As a leading engine of research and development and generator of jobs, robust supply networks…
Arguments in favor of stronger national policies aimed at strengthening domestic manufacturing industries have, for the most part, been made on economic grounds. As a leading engi… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/manufacturing-revival-national-security-necessity/

The Council Announces 'Critical Issues' Agenda for Manufacturing

The Manufacturing Leadership Council and its Board of Governors have once again established a unique Critical Issues Agenda for the manufacturing industry for the year ahead. Released today, the Critical Issues Agenda for 2012/2013 anticipates and identif…
The Manufacturing Leadership Council and its Board of Governors have once again established a unique Critical Issues Agenda for the manufacturing industry for the year ahead. Rele… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/council-announces-critical-issues-agenda-manufacturing/

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