Search
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in comments
Search in excerpt
Filter by Custom Post Type

Contact

contact: 608-240-1740 • [email protected]

Interested in searching on case studies that focus on Certification and Compliance, Cost and Efficiency, Growth or Winning Culture? Simply click on the Business Outcomes box above to filter case studies.

Next Generation Manufacturing Assessment Free for Wisconsin Manufacturers

NGM Study Provides Key Information for Wisconsin Manufacturers Madison, Wis. (Aug. 8, 2013) The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership is providing manufacturers an opportunity to compare themselves to similar manufacturers in key strategic areas by participating in the 2013 Next Generation […]

Read more ...

Fraud is a real issue for manufacturers, according to expert

Fraud comes in many forms, and the losses for some manufacturers can be crippling. Pewaukee, WI: Featured guest speaker Maribeth Vander Weele, president of the Vander Weele Group, a Chicago firm that provides corporate investigations, investigative intelligence and data analysis […]

Read more ...

Plastic film recycling initiative launched

Manufacturer input sought The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has partnered with the American Chemistry Council’s Flexible Film Recycling Group  (FFRG) and GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition to establish the Wisconsin Plastic Film Recycling Initiative with the intent of dramatically increasing […]

Read more ...

Manufacturing remains major driver of state’s economy, study finds

Study focuses on state’s driver industries by Rich Rovito Manufacturing continues to be the driver of Wisconsin’s economy, but the state is at an economic crossroads following the recovery from a devastating recession, according to the Wisconsin Economic Future Study […]

Read more ...

Survey seeks manufacturers input on hiring welders

Survey closes tomorrow, June 12th! The Manufacturing Careers Partnership is seeking input on a Welding 1010 Survey.   Any manufacturer that employs welders, is encouraged to participate in this 15-minute, multiple choice survey to share information about its pre-employment qualifications […]

Read more ...

2014 Best Plants Conference

Mark your calendar for May 5-7 at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee for the The 2014 Best Plants Conference which focusing on helping manufacturing facilities improve their operations. Through plant tours, pre-conference workshops, keynote presentations, concurrent breakout sessions, networking events/receptions, […]

Read more ...

Manufacturing leaders emphasize the reality of the skills gap

Article by Rich Rovito, WMEP Industry Reporter The struggle by manufacturers throughout the state to find qualified job seekers to fill open position remains a hot topic as evidenced by the packed sessions at the recent Manufacturing Matters! Conference that […]

Read more ...

WEDC Announces that Phase III of the Profitable Sustainability Initiative has Openings  for 32 Additional Companies

PSI Pilot Program Already Has Demonstrated Substantial ROI for Manufacturers, State of Wisconsin MADISON–An innovative program to promote sustainable manufacturing in Wisconsin has availability for 32 additional manufacturers. The Profitable Sustainability Initiative, managed by the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) […]

Read more ...

Why Gen Y’s Choose Manufacturing

Getting young people interested in careers in manufacturing has been a long-standing challenge for industrial companies throughout the state. Companies know that convincing members of Generation Y of the value of careers in manufacturing will go a long way toward […]

Read more ...

Exporting- the key to business expansion

Manufacturing leaders say it’s a mistake to ignore the global market By Rich Rovito, WMEP industry reporter Explosive economic growth in other parts of the world has presented an opportunity for Wisconsin manufacturers to boost their revenue and take advantage […]

Read more ...