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Car Makers Shift to Post-Recession Manufacturing Strategies

With unemployment numbers continuing their long, very slow descent, manufacturing output numbers rising, and real estate markets surging, it’s easy to forget the dark economic days of 2008 when the Great Recession was strengthening its grip and there was …
With unemployment numbers continuing their long, very slow descent, manufacturing output numbers rising, and real estate markets surging, it’s easy to forget the dark econom… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/car-makers-shift-post-recession-manufacturing-strategies/

Chipping Away at the Skills Shortage

As they have struggled to find enough workers with the skills needed to keep new, more collaborative and automated plants running, manufacturing leaders for years have repeated some by-now familiar complaints: • Students were being steered away from manu…
As they have struggled to find enough workers with the skills needed to keep new, more collaborative and automated plants running, manufacturing leaders for years have repeated so… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/chipping-away-skills-shortage/

Is Distributed Manufacturing a Model for the Future?

A small start-up furniture design company in Lexington, KY, is pioneering a business model—one that incorporates crowd-sourced designs and distributed manufacturing—that could serve as a sign-post for how manufacturing will change in the not-too-distant f…
Popular Discussions A small start-up furniture design company in Lexington, KY, is pioneering a business model—one that incorporates crowd-sourced designs and distributed … http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/discussion/distributed-manufacturing-model-future/

If Manufacturing Equipment Were Simple, We Wouldn’t Need Skilled Labor

A recent article on Wired.com got me thinking about the beauty of product innovation and design simplicity, as well as the scarcity of skilled labor in manufacturing. In the article, the editors at Wired asked Glenn Lurie, who heads AT&T’s Emerging Device…
A recent article on Wired.com got me thinking about the beauty of product innovation and design simplicity, as well as the scarcity of skilled labor in manufacturing. In the ar… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/discussion/if-manufacturing-equipment-were-simple-we-wouldnt-need-skill/

The Global View: Supply Chain Risk: Of Floods, Earthquakes, and False Hope

I am lucky to live in a very beautiful part of the country. There is a very nice harbor and a marina, both of which are protected from the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ana River by a levee built by the Army Corps of Engineers.
I am lucky to live in a very beautiful part of the country. There is a very nice harbor and a marina, both of which are protected from the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ana River by… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/global-view-supply-chain-risk-floods-earthquakes-and-false-hope1/

The Global View: Supply Chain Risk: Of Floods, Earthquakes, and False Hope

I am lucky to live in a very beautiful part of the country. There is a very nice harbor and a marina, both of which are protected from the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ana River by a levee built by the Army Corps of Engineers.
I am lucky to live in a very beautiful part of the country. There is a very nice harbor and a marina, both of which are protected from the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ana River by… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/global-view-supply-chain-risk-floods-earthquakes-and-false-hope/

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