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MEP Program Shows Nearly 9 to 1 ROI Return to the Federal Treasury

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A recent study by the W.E. Upjohn Institute found the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Program generates a substantial economic and financial return of nearly 9:1 for the $130 million annually […]

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Tim Wiora Discusses Course of the New WMEP

Tim Wiora, the new executive director and chief executive officer of the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership, is quickly making his mark on the organization. Wiora moved into the WMEP’s top leadership role following an organizational change that went into effect […]

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WMEP Names New Board of Directors

For Immediate Release May 10, 2016 For more information, contact: John Stampen at (608) 729-4012 or stampen Madison, Wis. – The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) has named a new board of directors following a recent change in the […]

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Milwaukee Group Considers $140 Million Smart Manufacturing Hub Proposal

An effort is underway to create a manufacturing technology institute focused on smart manufacturing that would be based in Southeast Wisconsin. A subcommittee of the Milwaukee 7, an economic development group focused on the seven counties in Southeast Wisconsin, is weighing […]

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Profitable Sustainability Portal Provides Web-Based Measurements

The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership has developed a portal that provides a web-based tool to track profitable sustainability initiatives by manufacturers. The portal allows diagnostics of a manufacturer’s operations to be conducted “in the cloud.” The information can be used […]

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Gamber-Johnson receives Governor’s Export Achievement Award

Three years ago, Gamber-Johnson’s president, Brian Wagner, attended an economic summit in Stevens Point and listened with interest to presentations highlighting key reasons companies should strongly consider exporting their products. Two points stood out most – 95 percent of the […]

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Help US help YOU grow your business and customer base!

Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturers: The secret to growth and new customers is in your own backyard!                   Fifty-six percent of businesses responding to our Supply Chain Analysis survey to date stated they do […]

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Lean Six Sigma in Action

Lean principles help manufacturers Most manufacturing companies have them – ongoing problems that result in scrap or rework on a regular basis. The problems may be addressed, but they’re never fully solved. And it’s no surprise that many firms also […]

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Going Lean? Don’t Overlook the Office

Lean office brings high ROI Office functions — order entry, quoting, scheduling, design and engineering, purchasing and accounting — can take up 70% to 95% of the total time it takes to manufacture a product. In today’s marketplace, you can’t […]

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WMEP Assistance Fuels Job Creation

WMEP Assistance Fuels Job Creation, Business Growth and Savings for State Manufacturers Manufacturing Clients Report nearly $156 Million in Economic Impact, 829 Jobs created and retained MADISON, Wis. – Services provided by the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) triggered a […]

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