Reshoring News

“This has allowed us to reshore a lot of work,” he said. Another big area for growth will be distribution. A few of Millenia’s customers, for instance, are providing racks to fill Amazon’s ever growing distribution infrastructure. “Amazon is …

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Artificial Intelligence: Final Jeopardy

by admin on November 29, 2017

Ford also says the recent trend toward reshoring of factories in not creating a bonanza of jobs because reshoring decisions are being driven by the increasing ability of manufacturers to automate the production they’re bringing back to the U.S. Some of …

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“A certain amount of the increase can be attributed to reshoring.” Masterbatch concentrate maker Polyvel Inc. is working with a distributor to grow its business in Mexico and is adding two new extrusion lines in New Jersey as well. At its headquarters site …

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According to the Reshoring Initiative, in 2014 and 2015 parity was reached between offshoring and returning jobs, indicating that the net export of manufacturing jobs to offshore had stopped. As of 2016, for the first time, probably since the 1970s …

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After a long and strong wave of offshoring – manufacturers moving their factories abroad, often to low-cost countries such as China – limits to that model have emerged, especially in the fashion industry. These include hidden costs in logistics …

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UK bike makers: A community riding high

by admin on November 22, 2017

Escalating costs and lengthening supply times from Taiwan have persuaded Superstar to reshore their production back to the UK – image courtesy of Superstar. Where automation is possible, it’s helping companies like Superstar compete head to head with …

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“Eco-friendly” and “made in the USA” are two phrases that capture consumers’ attention in today’s retail market. Both of those qualities apply to Sprig Toys, a company founded a decade ago in Fort Collins, CO, by David Bowen and Chris Clemmer.

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6 Trends Transforming Manufacturing in the US

by admin on November 20, 2017

according to the Reshoring Initiative. More jobs are coming in than going out. Between 2004 and 2016, China’s manufacturing cost advantage over the US fell from 14% to about 1% Many of the reshored jobs are coming back from China, where wages and …

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Transportation Trends: Turn up the Air

by admin on November 17, 2017

More recently, however, companies have begun to pull back. Reshoring—the practice of bringing manufacturing back to the United States from overseas—has added 400,000 direct manufacturing jobs in the United States since 2010, according to Boston …

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