Submitted by Joe Feeley on Wed, 03/27/2013 - 09:54
Here's an excerpt from a short article that might interest you:Fraunhofer Research Institute Develops Industrial Machines With Built-in Copy Protection"Mention counterfeit goods and most people will probably think of knock-off watches or pirated DVDs, but counterfeiting is a much wider problem.
Submitted by Joe Feeley on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 16:30
The murmur about whether a manufacturing job skills gaps exists because salaries and wages in those skills areas actually are too low to attract interest, continues to show up. It seems to have moved from a low grumble to an audible growl.
Submitted by Katherine Bonfante on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 11:17
It seems you can't read news online or watch them on TV without hearing about the growing inequality of incomes in the U.S. Many question the validity of these claims, but let's assume for a minute they're true and that chief provocateur and mercantilist Lou Dobbs is right when he...
Submitted by Joe Feeley on Fri, 02/25/2011 - 16:31
To finish out the week: This is nothing more than an expensive VW commercial, but you have to admit, it looks like a pretty slick place to build cars.
Submitted by Katherine Bonfante on Wed, 08/04/2010 - 11:04
Deciding between global production facilities and a single-site manufacturing plant with distribution throughout the world requires weighing the advantages and disadvantages of each. How do you decide?