- Slide in manufacturing spending may weaken economy's recovery. Barkey, Patrick // Indianapolis Business Journal;6/11/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p53
Analyzes the impact of a stagnation in expenditure in the manufacturing sector to the economic recovery of the United States. Continuation of the decline in the manufacturing economy; Support of the Federal Reserve on the central bank's aggressive attempts in the stimulation of the economy;...
- EMS Industry Continues Growth. // Quality;Jan2001, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p16
Reports on the growth of the annual revenues in the electronics manufacturing services industry in the United States in 2000. Factors to which the growth is attributed to; Issue on increasing divestitures.
- Industry begins coming to grips with diminishing manufacturing sources. Wilson, J.R. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Feb2001, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p14
Focuses on the efforts of the military electronics industry in the United States in addressing the issue of diminishing manufacturing sources (DMS). Initiation of new business practices to adapt to the trend; Exploration of other areas of commercial viability. INSET: Air Force B-2 bomber...
- Contractors Face Storm. Levine, Bernard // Electronic News;12/2/2002, Vol. 48 Issue 49, p2
Looks at the condition of the electronic manufacturing services (EMS) industry in the U.S. as of December 2002. Factors that continued to plague the EMS industry through the first half of 2002; Predictions of market researchers on the condition of EMS companies in 2002; EMS companies that had...
- Contract firms widen role. Levine, Bernard // Electronic News;07/27/98, Vol. 44 Issue 2229, p1
Cites the expansion of United States contract manufacturers' role due to acquisitions of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) operations and major internal expansions. Implications for other electronic industry sectors; Lower costs for OEMs; Greater incentives for OEMs to consider outsourcing;...
- Engineers want a simple life. Leeke, Marty // Electronics Weekly;8/3/2005, Issue 2205, p21
The article presents information on the life style of engineers in the electronic industry. It informs that engineers want a simple life style. In the U.S. and Western Europe it is not unusual to work with engineers who have decades of manufacturing experience and who understand the subtleties...
- A survey of competitiveness and manufacturing practices. Lau, R.S.M. // South Dakota Business Review;Jun96, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p1
Presents results of a survey on the competitiveness and manufacturing practices of computer and electronic companies in the United States. Assessment of competitive environment; factors for competitiveness; Manufacturing technologies; Flexibility; Comparative performance.
- MAPPING MANUFACTURING. // Industry Week/IW;Jun2009, Vol. 258 Issue 6, p3
The article focuses on the condition of manufacturing industries in the U.S. It notes states which have heavy concentration of manufacturing firms including California and Texas. Furthermore, petroleum products are the highest revenue generating industry while computer and electronic products...
- Fighting Back: U.S. EMS Providers Are Winning Against China. Eggemeyer, Ty // SMT: Surface Mount Technology;Feb2004, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p68
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