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  • LV Becomes One of Top 50 Manufacturing Markets Nationally

    Posted in Manufacturing, News on December 22nd, 2021

    Manufacturing output launches Lehigh Valley into national Top 50 market by Pamela Sroka-Holzmann The Lehigh Valley’s manufacturing output and its growth amid the coronavirus pandemic has launched the region into one of the Top 50 manufacturing markets nationally.  This… READ MORE

  • Economist Not Worried About the Short Term

    Posted in News on December 7th, 2021

    Economist tells Reading Chamber he’s not worried about the short term Jay Bryson, however, says serious conversations need to be had about the long term. READING EAGLE by WES CIPOLLA | PUBLISHED: December 7, 2021 at 2:54 p.m. Wells Fargo Chief… READ MORE

  • Local Business Icon Award Goes to Dick Bus of ATAS International

    Posted in News on December 2nd, 2021

    ATAS President Receives Local Business Icon Award December 2, 2021 On November 4th, Dick Bus, President of ATAS International, received an Icon Honors award.  The awards recognized Greater Lehigh Valley business leaders for their notable success and demonstration of strong… READ MORE

  • Mussel Polymers, Inc. of Bethlehem Developing Glue That Sticks When Wet

    Posted in News on November 19th, 2021

    The first product Mussel Polymers will be bringing to market is an adhesive designed to work with corals. It can be used by aquarium enthusiasts, but it can also be used for larger-scale reef repair.

  • Kitchen Magic Redesigns Operations

    Posted in News on November 2nd, 2021

    This is an inspirational story how Kitchen Magic redesigned operations and overcame the adversity of Covid utilizing virtual technology and changing their marketing and lead generation strategy.  They did this by advertising heavily through different social media channels, on billboards and returned to the direct-mail advertising.

  • What’s So Cool About Manufacturing Begins 9th Year

    Posted in “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?”, News on October 27th, 2021

    What’s So Cool About Manufacturing Lehigh Valley begins ninth year By: Stacy WescoeOctober 27, 2021 9:51 am This article recently appeared in Over the next several months teams of seventh and eighth graders will meet with the manufacturers to learn about… READ MORE

  • Cambridge-Lee Apprenticeship Program Awarded Grant

    Posted in Manufacturing Apprenticeships, News on October 20th, 2021

    Cambridge-Lee Industries awarded grant for apprenticeship program by Chris Collingwood October 20, 2021 2:12 pm It’s a pleasure to see that another of MRC’s manufacturers is featured in an article.  In 2017, Cambridge-Lee Industries developed and initiated a… READ MORE

  • Martin Guitar Opens Brand New Warehouse

    Posted in News on October 19th, 2021

    Martin Guitar opens newly built Tatamy warehouse WFMZ 69NEWS by Justin Backover Oct 19, 2021 C.F. Martin & Co. has officially opened its brand-new, state-of-the-art warehouse at 130 Commerce Lane in Tatamy, and the warehouse is close by to the… READ MORE

  • Meet Shelly McWilliams, President, Lehigh Valley Plastics

    Posted in News on October 15th, 2021

    LVEDC Executive Series Interview Shelly McWilliams, President, Lehigh Valley Plastics Among the topics discussed in the interview were how the pandemic affected the company, recent investments in robotics and high-technology machinery, establishing pipelines with regional trade schools, and emerging trends… READ MORE

  • Research Funding for PA Manufacturing Now Available

    Posted in News on October 7th, 2021

    Innovation funding now available for Pa. Manufacturers By: Stacy Wescoe October 7, 2021 9:01 am This article appeared at  Any manufacturer wishing to participate and does not have a college or university partner can submit an application at…. READ MORE