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CEO Focus: KPMG’s John Veihmeyer On The Resurgence Of…

CEO Focus: KPMG’s John Veihmeyer On The Resurgence Of…

Aug 27, 2014

“CEO Focus: KPMG’s John Veihmeyer On The Resurgence Of American Manufacturing, Efficient Growth And Staying Relevant” By Kasia Moreno, Forbes The next three years will continue to bring change, caused by political, economic, social and especially technological forces. It will be happening amid an economic recovery that is in itself not a...

The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing

The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing

Aug 27, 2014

By Harold L. Sirkin, Michael Zinser, and Justin Rose, The Boston Consulting Group How Cost Competitiveness Is Changing Worldwide For the better part of three decades, a rough, bifurcated conception of the world has driven corporate manufacturing investment and sourcing decisions. Latin America, Eastern Europe, and most of Asia have been viewed as low-cost...

Rethink Everything: 3-D Printing and the Product Design…

Rethink Everything: 3-D Printing and the Product Design…

Aug 26, 2014

“Rethink Everything: 3-D Printing and the Product Design Revolution” By Travis Hessman, IndustryWeek 3-D printing is much more than a new way of making; it’s an opportunity to rethink everything we know about design and product engineering. We’ve been looking at 3-D printing all wrong. By all accounts, it looks like 3-D printing is...

Indiana Company Bringing Product Manufacturing Back…

Indiana Company Bringing Product Manufacturing Back…

Aug 26, 2014

“Indiana Company Bringing Product Manufacturing Back to America” By Design-2-Part Magazine FONTANET, Ind.— Green Leaf®, Inc., a manufacturer of liquid handling products located in Fontanet, Indiana, recently announced that a number of its products being produced in China will return to be manufactured in America. Many factors aided in Green Leaf’s...

Frost & Sullivan: 4-D Printing to Usher in Age of Low-Labor…

Frost & Sullivan: 4-D Printing to Usher in Age of Low-Labor…

Aug 25, 2014

“Frost & Sullivan: 4-D Printing to Usher in Age of Low-Labor, Fast-Paced Product Manufacturing” By Ariel Brown, Frost & Sullivan The aerospace, defense, automotive and healthcare industries will lead in the adoption of this technology MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Aug. 21, 2014 – Four-dimensional (4-D) printing develops materials that alter their...

Distracted Manufacturing: GM Takes Google Glass for a Spin

Distracted Manufacturing: GM Takes Google Glass for a Spin

Aug 25, 2014

By Travis Hessman, Industry Week Since Google first unveiled its space age monocle last year, geeks and techies everywhere have been scrambling to find a single, practical use for the thing. So far without much success. Sure, Glass can check email and surf the web, it can take pictures and videos and all that. But, so far, developers haven’t come up with...