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!

  • Oct 24

    2nd Annual Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo

    There was no shortage of parts, prototypes and politicians at the 2nd annual Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo on Tuesday, October 21st. The Expo was held in conjunction with Illinois' Manufacturing Month (October) and the national MFG DAY (Oct.3).

    Home to the largest...

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  • Oct 23

    Made My Day

    Noble Tool Corp. is a shop located in Dayton, Ohio. We hosted our very first MFG DAY this year, 2014. We hosted High School students and a group of 7th and 8th grade students. It was great to expose these students to manufacturing because obviously many of them had no idea what was inside...

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  • Oct 16

    Embracing Our Common Cause

    The following story is an account by NC State Vice Provost of Outreach and Engagement and Industrial Extension Service Extension Service Executive Director Dr. Terri Helmlinger Ratcliff:

    In September, I was fortunate to be part of a group of North Carolina representatives who traveled to...

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  • Oct 16


    Caterpillar's Denver Distribution Center held a Manufacturing Day Celebration on September 27th and opened the facility to employees and their families. We had food, fabulous prizes, tours and games available for our 95 production employees and their families. Our local dealer, Wagner, also...

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  • Oct 13

    National Manufacturing Day-Females in Manufacturing

    To celebrate National Manufacturing Day Friday, October 3 and showcase manufacturing careers for women, Westmoreland County Community College’s Advanced Technology Center conducted a program for female students who attend Central Westmoreland and Eastern Westmoreland Career and Technology...

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