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  • “Skill Up” Initiatives Promote Manufacturing Careers

    Posted in Image of Manufacturing, Manufacturing, News, Skills Gap, Student Manufacturing Video Contest on September 26th, 2013

    For Immediate Release: September 26, 2013 Contact: Patricia A. Felise MRC Marketing & Communications 610-758-6069 or pat.felise@mrcpa.org “Skill Up” Initiatives Promote Manufacturing Careers Greater Lehigh Valley, PA – The Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC) announced today that the countdown to Manufacturing… READ MORE

  • All Stars of Industry

    Posted in News on September 10th, 2013

    We found 15 workers in key positions at cutting-edge Berks County-area companies. By Erin Negley Manufacturing all-stars profiled in Reading Eagle, September 3, 2013 The Reading Eagle’s Business Weekly recently wrote about all-stars of local manufacturing.  The story included employees… READ MORE

  • At Atlas, new technologies and new business

    Posted in News on September 4th, 2013

      At Atlas, new technologies and new business By Brian Pedersen, July 22, 2013   Despite a long history of staying in one physical place, one Lehigh Valley manufacturer is quick to embrace the rapidly changing technology that allows the… READ MORE

  • HindlePower “Manufacturer of the Week”

    Posted in News on July 24th, 2013

          MRC Announces HindlePower selected as Make It in America “Manufacturer of the Week”  For Immediate Release July 24, 2013 Patricia A. Felise, Communications Coordinator Manufacturers Resource Center        Greater Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania: The Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC) announced today… READ MORE

  • Manufacturing Day – October 4, 2013

    Posted in News on July 16th, 2013

    MANUFACTURING DAY FOC– USES ON YOUTH & TECHNOLOGY After a successful initial celebration last year, the next Manufacturing Day has been scheduled for Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. Manufacturers, educational institutions and others are encouraged to host events that will highlight… READ MORE

  • Apply for DEP’s Small Business Advantage Grants

    Posted in News on July 8th, 2013

        News for Immediate Release July 8, 2013 Governor Corbett Invites Small Businesses to Apply for DEP’s Energy Efficiency, Pollution Prevention Grants Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett today encouraged Pennsylvania small-business owners to apply for DEP’s Small Business Advantage… READ MORE

  • Diversification, training keep pool maker afloat

    Posted in News on July 5th, 2013

          Diversification, training keep pool maker afloat By Brian Pedersen When the recession slammed the housing industry several years ago, homeowners weren’t putting many pools in the ground.  But one pool manufacturing company managed to stay afloat through those… READ MORE

  • Save! EITC Tax Credits & MRC Loan Fund

    Posted in News on June 18th, 2013

    We are always eager to bring you opportunities to save money, and NOW we have two more! Save! EITC Tax Credits & MRC Loan Fund Educational Improvement Tax Credits (EITC) Hurry! Deadline July 1, 2013 The EITC program provides tax… READ MORE

  • Industry Week “America’s Offshoring Debacle…..”

    Posted in News on May 28th, 2013

        America’s Offshoring Debacle – Accounting for What Happened John Biagioni, general manager, Viatran Fri, 2013-05-17 15:51 In deciding where to produce products, Total Cost of Ownership gives companies an accurate insight into the lifecycle of costs Let me… READ MORE

  • Foundry Finds Ally in Valley Resource

    Posted in News on May 14th, 2013

          Foundry Finds Ally in Valley Resource By Brian Pedersen May 13. 2013 8:00AM Effort Foundry Inc. of Bath, a manufacturer that’s been in business for 40 years, marked its anniversary with an open house May 7 to… READ MORE