Many companies ignore MRO, opting instead to focus on what they perceive to be bigger cost reduction initiatives. In many cases, they are walking by their best opportunity.
The death toll from crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches has climbed to 57.
The seaports of the West Coast went from lagging to bustling over the weekend, a process that is expected to accelerate Monday in the wake of a tentative agreement between employers and dockworkers.
Here are five things you absolutely need to know about the Takata air bag recalls.
Lockheed Martin has agreed to pay $62 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that accused the defense contractor of mismanaging employee retirement accounts and using funds with excessive fees.
The head of the United Autoworkers union recognizes the need to ensure the long-term health of the U.S. auto industry. But as the UAW prepares to enter negotiations with the "Big Three" auto companies — General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler — Dennis Williams says the union is prepared to call for its members to walk out.
Automate 2015 is the largest solutions-based showcase of automation technologies in North America. Attendees have the opportunity to meet with companies that provide integration of automation, robotics, machine vision, and motion control solutions and see firsthand live demonstrations of systems solving challenges faced by any industry.
'Manufacturing’s Winner & Loser of the Week' are two companies that have been having two very different weeks. The winner of the week has been experiencing an outstanding revival of success, while the loser is facing another week of bad news and even worse press.
Nestle CEO speaks about earnings and the company's decision to remove artificial additives from its products.
Apple is said to push production of an electric car that would hit the market in 2020. Bloomberg’s Jeff Greene reports on Apple’s progress and examines interest in the electric car market. He speaks on “In The Loop.”
Police say a worker at a suburban Philadelphia meat rendering plant has been charged with fatally stabbing a colleague a day after the co-worker yanked a chair out from under him as a prank.
Honda Motor Company has announced extended production cuts at plants in Indiana and Canada amid continued shipping delays on the West Coast.
The Wisconsin Legislature is planning to vote on a bill that would make it the country's 25th "right-to-work" state.
Harry Moser, the Founder and President of Reshoring Initiative, and Sandy Montalbano, a consultant with Reshoring Initiative, explain the logic behind bringing businesses back to the U.S.
ASI offers ISO13850 Platinum Series Emergency Stop pushbuttons that are UL approved and IP69K compliant. Available styles include Latch/Pull-to-Release, Latch/Turn-to-Release and Latch/Key-to-Release. The 40 mm mushroom heads emergency stop switches have a 22 mm base. Up to 6 auxiliary contacts can be connected to the mounting adapter.
Speed doesn't appear to have been a factor in an oil-train derailment in southern West Virginia, a federal transportation official said.
You might know that Girl Scout Cookies are sold across the country and that the profits fund community service projects, scholarships, and summer camps. However, you might not be aware that the beloved cookies are sustainably produced and safe for consumers with common dietary restrictions.
Manufacturers stand to benefit from lower energy costs, including producers of transportation equipment, chemicals, plastics, paper and metals.
The U.S. government says it will fine Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. $14,000 per day for failing to fully cooperate in an investigation.
An environmental health coalition expects a majority of U.S. states to consider legislation to alter their chemical regulations this year.