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GREENVILLE, OH—To meet strong demand for small appliances, Whirlpool Corp. is investing $40 million and adding 400 jobs to the KitchenAid assembly plant here.
SHIRWAL, India—The air conditioner assembly line at Godrej Appliances’ factory here is completely managed and run by women.
BETHEL, VT—Vermont Castings, a manufacturer of wood stoves and gas grills, is bringing manufacturing jobs back to the United States from overseas.
MEMPHIS, TN—Executives at Electrolux Major Appliances North America formally opened their Memphis assembly plant here on Jan. 9.
BENTON HARBOR, MI—Whirlpool Corp. is moving production of its commercial front-load washing machines from Monterrey, Mexico, to Clyde, OH. Approximately 80 to 100 new jobs will be created in Clyde during the next three years to support the relocation.
Given the global marketplace, shouldn't manufacturing and test equipment be equipped with user-friendly controls with different language options?
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in October for the fifth consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 53rd consecutive month, according to the latest data from the Institute for Supply Management.
A wealth of new technologies was on display at The Assembly Show.