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Cost and Efficiency

Cost and Efficiency outcomes are achieved through a variety of WMEP program offerings such as Lean, Six Sigma, sustainability best practices and certifications. These programs can help you reduce costs while improving quality and profitability. Why are Cost and Efficiency […]

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SYNERGIZE GRANVILLE SERIES – Reducing Waste and Gaining Efficiences

When: September 10, 2015 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Where: Granville BID/EDC Office , 7817 West Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI 53223, USA

Did you ever walk through your plant and wonder: why are we doing that? Isn’t there a better way?  Learn how to see the 8 wastes that are inherent in every organization and learn how to reduce that waste and[…]

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Breaking Down the Tracks and Sessions at Manufacturing Matters!

We have a terrific lineup of presenters for this year’s Manufacturing Matters! Conference including a great mix of national and state manufacturing experts joined with Wisconsin manufacturing leaders sharing their stories. There are 7 tracks with 3 breakout sessions (beginning […]

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It’s a great time to be a manufacturer in Wisconsin and great fun to see the action from the WMEP perspective!

We are seeing companies grow and improving their productivity, putting them in terrific competitive position for the future. Our ability to collaborate and align resources is making us all stronger. The WMEP ability to integrate solutions and resources puts Wisconsin […]

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Color Ink’s sustainability programs boost cost savings

Sussex printing company Color Ink’s sustainability investments are having a direct effect on its bottom line, creating an incentive for manufacturers to go green. The drive toward improved cost savings began in May, when Color Ink management met with a […]

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PSI – Green World… and Bottom Line!

By Rich Rovito, Industry Reporter, WMEP Sustainability can be a terrific way for manufacturers to establish a leadership market position and improve their bottom lines. The Profitable Sustainability Initiative (PSI) refocuses sustainability efforts around a new concept: Resource Intensity. This […]

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Ball Corporation Makes a Cost-Savings Change

The Company Ball Corporation’s facility in DeForest manufactures metal cans in various sizes for Midwestern fruit and vegetable packers. This facility was the original site of the Oconomowoc Canning Company and today employs approximately 100 people. Ball Corporation has a […]

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Economic Developers

Manufacturing is critically important to the state of Wisconsin: in fact, its economic impact is second to none. From an economic development perspective, primary manufacturing operations have higher multipliers and higher wages than other industries. WMEP’s services for Wisconsin manufacturers help retain […]

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OEMS Served

WMEP has provided consulting services to many of the OEMs that Wisconsin manufacturers supply. These include many of the larger names you have heard, as well as some that are less well known. OEMs can be located inside Wisconsin or […]

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Manufacturing Matters 2017 Sponsors

          THANK YOU TO OUR 2017 SPONSORS! If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for our 2017 conference, please email Tammy Schwarzbauer or call (920) 915-2582.       PLATINUM SPONSORS Consolidated Construction Co. Inc. consolidated-const.com You […]

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all-day ExporTech Waukesha – Winter 2017 @ Waukesha County Technical College
ExporTech Waukesha – Winter 2017 @ Waukesha County Technical College
Feb 28 all-day
Grab your share of profitable exporting Each ExporTech session consists of three intense events scheduled approximately one month apart. Coaching and assistance is provided between events. Tuesday, January 24, 2017 Tuesday, February 28, 2017 Thursday, March 30, 2017 ExporTech™– Proven[...]
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12:00 am Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certif... @ Country Springs Hotel
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certif... @ Country Springs Hotel
Mar 1 @ 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Series This series consists of six full day sessions.  You must be able to attend all six sessions in order to receive your certification.  Program dates are:  January 11, January 25, February 15, March[...]
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3:00 pm Wisconsin ICATT Apprenticeship P... @ Hermle Machine Co.
Wisconsin ICATT Apprenticeship P... @ Hermle Machine Co.
Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Is your company always looking for industry talent? ICATT Apprenticeship Program is a proven path to securing a quality workforce. Join the Industry Consortium that is taking place to train Industrial Maintenance Technicians! Hermle Machine Co. and the German American[...]