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COVID Uncertainties Cloud Manufacturers’ Outlook

The costs of healthcare, economic and global uncertainty, and attracting qualified workers are major concerns for manufacturing executives.

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Lynn Shelton
Last Call

The Weekly Report – Nov. 2, 2020 The 2020 State of Manufacturing® will reveal surprising data about manufacturing in the COVID era.

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Bob Kill featured guest on Duluth’s Almanac North

During National Manufacturing Month, Almanac North focused on industry in northeastern Minnesota.

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Lynn Shelton
Embracing Enmity

The Weekly Report – October 26, 2020 Savvy manufacturers can implement productive changes, even in a challenging economy. 

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Lynn Shelton
Beating COVID

The Weekly Report – October 12, 2020 Short-term planning could yield long-term dividends.

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Lynn Shelton
A Great Time to Get Better

The Weekly Report – October 5, 2020 Forward-thinking manufacturers are taking advantage of downtime to become ISO certified

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Lynn Shelton
A Virtual Discovery

The Weekly Report – September 21, 2020 Focus groups

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Lynn Shelton
Hopeful Adapting

The Weekly Report – September 14, 2020 As students of all ages head back to school this fall, one thing is sure: Few back-to-school seasons…

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Lynn Shelton
Prospective Hindsight

The Weekly Report – September 8, 2020 Face it. Most manufacturers are looking for creative ways to bring clarity to an otherwise murky marketplace.

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Lynn Shelton
Opportunity Knocks Twice

The Weekly Report – August 31, 2020 Our State of Manufacturing® survey was cut short by COVID-19, but the timing of the do-over could not…

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Lynn Shelton
Face Value

The Weekly Report – August 17, 2020 A tiny Detroit Lakes engineering firm asked Facebook if there might be a COVID-19 market for plastic PPE…

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State of Manufacturing Focus Groups
2020 Focus Groups

Manufacturing executives are invited to participate in the 2020 State of Manufacturing® survey focus groups.

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