Manufacturing Business Blog

Helpful articles from manufacturing experts to help your organization grow sales, reduce risks, and retain employees.

“Lucy” Svetlana Waldhuetter joins WMEP’s growing business transformation team


Lucy Waldhuetter, Business Transformation Consultant Ready to start your journey toward transformative best practices? Wisconsin manufacturers will be glad to know WMEP has a powerful new resource to support their efforts: “Lucy” Svetlana Waldhuetter, our new business transformation consultant. In…

Unique solutions for increasing manufacturing floor efficiency, exploiting growth opportunities and finding skilled employees


Manufacturing companies have faced unparalleled challenges over the past year, directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Declines in production, forced shutdowns, staggered production schedules and reduced employment levels affected the momentum the industry was regaining since 2010.  Yet, deals are…

Growth Markets are Critical to Your Success, Especially when the Economy Tanks

Growth & Strategy

By Mark Coronna, Founder & CMO, The Practical CMO INTRODUCTION No one knows whether U.S. manufacturers will face a major recession, or a more moderate economic slowdown, in the next two years. The Federal Reserve cannot confidently project our economic…

IPQ Market Measurement Advances Business Goals

Growth & Strategy

Author: Marie Mansheim Most of us have relied on real-time navigation apps at some point to reach our destination. It gives us confidence that we are on the right course, or in the case of a missed or wrong turn…

WMEP welcomes Pete Amenda to the operational excellence team

Operational Excellence

Pete Amenda, Operational Excellence Consultant Writer: Vicky Franchino Pete Amenda’s resume is an impressive mix of roles and results. He’s held a wide array of positions in manufacturing and consulting. Has a breadth of experience gained everywhere from the shop…

Human leader vs. traditional boss: What’s the difference?


by Abe Turner | Manager, Brand Advancement This was originally published in the Insperity blog. Read the full blog here. Whether you’re a seasoned manager, recently promoted into a leadership role or you are responsible for an entire team of…

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