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Manufacturing Outlook Blog

A compelling new article in the Harvard Business Review (HBR) provides persuasive evidence that 3D printing is rapidly turning the corner from niche technology to true manufacturing revolution.  As this occurs, the way we think about manufacturing, both in terms of product and... read more...
While total industrial production, consisting of manufacturing, mining, and utilities, contracted by a sharp 0.6% in March, all of the decline was a result of a 5.9% contraction in utility output and a 0.7% decline in mining production. The manufacturing sector experienced a... read more...
Water played a large part in Abraham Lincoln’s early life. As a young man, he spent a great deal of time ferrying people and produce on the Mississippi River and the Great Lakes. Such an occupation certainly had its dangers. At least twice Lincoln’s boats ran aground on sandbars... read more...
The shareholder activism fight has moved beyond pasta and on to burgers. Steak ‘n Shake is the latest company to contend with shareholder activism, and it could result in quite a shake-up. As the Indianapolis Star describes, the story isn’t short of drama from both sides: “It's... read more...

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Council Spotlight

  • Director: Maria Negron Kneib
    Next Meeting:
    04/30/2015 (All day) - 05/01/2015 (All day)
    Leading Topics:

    Corporate Social Responsibility
    Environmental Management