The Institute of Supply Management reported that the industry expanded in November
Increasingly, manufacturers are expanding their social media efforts to improve their brand and reach out to potential hires.
A former steel mill in Pittsburgh will be the new site of a collaborative manufacturing hub focusing on new technologies.
Continuing a trend, manufacturing jobs increased again in October with durable goods employment leading the way.
To help match veterans with manufacturing jobs, a number of programs and initiatives are being created.
As Connecticut prepares for a surge in manufacturing job openings, a coalition of business and civic leaders are working together to train employees for the positions.
States and private groups are working together to fill the vital middle skills positions necessary to the manufacturing industry.
Manufacturers are optimistic that new tax regulations will spur growth in the industry.
Automation has had an effect on the number and type of manufacturing jobs available, but planning could be the key to combining technology and the human factor.
Emphasizing safety in the manufacturing industry can not only lower injury rates but keep expenses down as well.
There is a variety of job types in the manufacturing industry, some of which aren't necessarily in line with what many people may envision when they consider factory work.
By presenting grants to local manufacturing firms, Massachusetts is aiding in the development of a skilled workforce.
While the manufacturing industry has recovered significantly in the past several years thanks to the broader economic rebound in the wake of the recession, experts have repeatedly said the industry may not be as well-positioned as it appears.
A study of the impact of raising the minimum wage in a Maryland county is getting a second look after a discrepancies were found with the original survey.
Across the country, the past decisions on the part of state lawmakers to tie their electorates' respective minimum wages to the cost of living are paying off for workers.
Many may not always associate the Golden State with a robust manufacturing industry, but like a lot of places around the country, California is now doing more to boost this sector on an ongoing basis.
Efforts to raise the minimum wage have taken hold in many cities, counties and states across the country as elected officials and voters overall come to understand the importance of ensuring their lowest-paid workers earn a good living.
Across the country, manufacturing jobs are becoming more widely available as demand for U.S.-made goods, reshoring and other efforts come together to create more opportunities.
As New Hampshire kicked off its Manufacturing Month, the state is seeing a slight gain in job openings in the industry.
Despite the devastating impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the manufacturing industry grew in September at its fastest pace in 13 years.