Success Stories

MFG DAY is a celebration of what 12 million people around the United States experience every day—pride at working in manufacturing. We invited event hosts to express some of this daily pride by contributing stories, photos, and videos that show how much manufacturing means to them.

Do you have a story to tell? Share it with us!

  • Dec 09

    Allegion's Manufacturing Day 2016: Combatting the Skills Gap


    According to a recent report by Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute, nearly 3.5 million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled over the next 10 years – but a skills gap plaguing the industry will result in a staggering 2 million of them going unfilled. As a global manufacturer of leading...

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  • Nov 10

    SWIC Manufacturing Day Hosts More than 1,200 High School Students


    The 2016 Manufacturing Day celebration was held at the college’s Sam Wolf Granite City Campus. The celebration saw more than 1,200 high school students on campus for tours of advanced manufacturing classrooms and labs, equipment demonstrations, visits with 44 exhibitors, plus tours of 13 area...

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  • Nov 08

    GE APPLIANCES BRINGS MANUFACTURING TO LOCAL CLASSROOMS WITH FIRST VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP


    - More than a total of 150 middle- and high-schools classes from Greater Louisville participate in a first-of-its-kind virtual tour of Appliance Park.
    - The event is designed to spark interest in manufacturing and help students prepare to build careers in this $11 billion Louisville-area...

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  • Nov 02

    MPS Manufacturing Day 2016


    October 25th over 1,000 7th and 8th graders from Mesa Public School attended the 4th Annual CTE Manufacturing Day. Students had the opportunity to learn about the different careers in manufacturing by watching an exciting video produced by EdgeFactor. After the video presentation, business and...

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  • Nov 01

    Manufacturing Day at Los Angeles Valley College


    For the second year in a row, Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) hosted an event to celebrate National Manufacturing Day.
    On Friday, October 21, close to three-hundred people jammed LAVC’s Monarch Hall, (including 200 students from neighboring Birmingham, Cloud and Fire Youth Build, Monroe...

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