Remember When Everyone Got Their News From The Radio?

Over the coming week Manufacturing Day news will be spread to potential event attendees on radio shows across the country. Ed Youdell, president and CEO of FMA, one of the founding co-producers of the national celebration, will be interviewed about MFG DAY, with the goal of providing a glimpse into some of the activities that will be available in the most active cities in America.
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Manufacturing Day Welcomes SPI-The Plastics Industry Trade Association as Silver Sponsor for 2015

ROCKFORD, Ill., August 6, 2015 – The roster of Manufacturing DaySM 2015 sponsors grows again as SPI-The Plastics Industry Trade Association, recently pledged their support to this national movement at the Silver level. This is third consecutive sponsorship year for SPI.

Manufacturing Day sponsors provide the resources to support manufacturers participating in the program, a grassroots effort by U.S. manufacturers to improve public perception of manufacturing in America by coordinating awareness-raising activities at a variety of locations across the country on October 2, 2015.

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Manufacturing Day Welcomes Kronos & MSC Industrial Supply as Silver and Bronze Sponsors for 2015

ROCKFORD, Ill., June 15, 2015 – The Manufacturing DaySM co-producers are pleased to welcome back Kronos and MSC Industrial Supply as sponsors for a second consecutive year.  Both companies recently pledged their support to this national movement. Kronos renewed it Silver sponsorship and MSC Industrial Supply renewed its Bronze sponsorship.

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October 2: Manufacturing's Very Own Holiday

This article originally appeared in IMPO magazine's June 2015 Net Gains issue.
Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing dedicated to changing people's minds about what it means to be part of the industry, inspiring the next generation of manufacturers and. . . . Read the full article here.
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Manufacturing Day Welcomes Three Gold Sponsors for 2015

 ROCKFORD, Ill., April 26, 2015 – The roster of Manufacturing DaySM 2015 sponsors recently grew by three as SME, the SME Education Foundation and Tooling U – SME all pledged their support to this national movement as gold sponsors. This is the  third consecutive year that SME and its affiliates have been sponsors of Manufacturing Day, but the first time that all three have made a sponsorship commitment at the Gold level.

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Manufacturing Day 2014 Smashes All Participation Goals

Manufacturing Day℠ 2014 exceeded all expectations, with events extending far beyond Oct. 3 to officially wrap up on Dec. 12.  A total of 1,679 events were held across North America, in all 50 states, three Canadian provinces and Puerto Rico.  For the first time this year, more than a dozen virtual events were held, allowing participants to join in from anywhere.  Discovery Education and Alcoa hosted the largest virtual event – with more than 100,000 students participating.
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