Shares of 3M Co fell 11 percent on Thursday after the U.S. manufacturing conglomerate cut its 2019 earnings forecast and said it would lay off 2,000 workers, citing worsening performance in high-growth markets such as China.
Reuters. Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:30:06 -0400.
New orders for U.S.-made capital goods increased by the most in eight months in March, hitting their highest level on record and brightening the outlook for manufacturing and the economy.
Reuters. Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:33:18 -0400.
A research team that has already conquered the problem of getting ketchup out of its bottle has now tackled a new category of consumer and manufacturing woe: how to get much thicker materials to slide without sticking or deforming.
Science Daily. Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:05:33 EDT.
Manufacturing refers to any industry in which products are made from raw material in a systematic way. This site describes three main processes involved in manufacturing and provides a brief history of manufacturing in America.
The interior of a busy auto manufacturing plant highlights the many pieces of machinery that go into making an automobile. A worker wearing a hardhat sits at a welding station. To his left is the metal shell of an unfinished automobile.
A worker chops a mainboard wafer with an industrial cutting machine at an electronics manufacturing facility. The worker, who is wearing white gloves, places the mainboard wafer carefully under the blade.