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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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Food and Beverage Services

The WMEP offers services designed to help Food & Beverage businesses grow and thrive. Complete solutions include Certification and Compliance, Operational Efficiency, Workforce Development, and finding opportunities for Growth. Whatever the challenge or opportunity may be, the WMEP has the […]

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“Building the Business Case for Industrial Energy Efficiency”

When: June 27, 2017 all-day
Where: M-WERC Energy Innovation Center, 4201 N 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53216, USA

A unique conference presented by the Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) Industrial Energy Efficiency Working Group.     The Working Group is a diversified group of Efficiency Expert Organizations whose goal is to discover the barriers to energy efficiency implementation[…]

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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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Manufacturing Matters

Manufacturing Matters!

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

1:00 pm Manufacturing First Conference &... @ KI Convention Center
Manufacturing First Conference &... @ KI Convention Center
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 3:00 pm
Manufacturing First Conference & Expo - October 25 & 26, 2017 @ KI Convention Center | Green Bay | Wisconsin | United States
Manufacturing First is presented by First Business alongside NEW Manufacturing Alliance and Insight Publications to provide Wisconsin manufacturers with hands-on opportunities to grow their businesses. It is designed for them to showcase industry advances, highlight successes, announce the latest developments,[...]
all-day Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certif... @ Country Springs Hotel
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certif... @ Country Springs Hotel
Nov 1 all-day
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification Series - Fall 2017 @ Country Springs Hotel | Pewaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification Series There are eight full day sessions in this series.  You must be able to attend all eight sessions to receive your certification.  All dates are Wednesday’s:  September 6, September 20, October 4, October[...]
8:00 am New Date! – Workforce Strategies... @ Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center
New Date! – Workforce Strategies... @ Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
New Date! - Workforce Strategies Summit for Manufacturers @ Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
Workforce Strategies Summit for Manufacturers *Please note – The original date was September 12 and has been changed to November 10th, 2017.  All details remain the same.  Struggling with workforce shortages?  Wondering what resources and solutions exist? Manufacturers know they[...]