Manufacturing Day 2015 Recap

We’ll just say it: Friday was an awesome day. Nebraskans turned out in full force to celebrate Manufacturing Day, Nebraskan manufacturing workers, and the plants that make our great state tick. With almost 2,000 manufacturers in Nebraska, a day to honor the second largest industry in the state is a way for employees to honor […]

Participate in Manufacturing Day 2015 Virtually

Our favorite day of the year, Manufacturing Day, is October 2. If you are not familiar with the history of this special day, check our previous blog. Manufacturers will open their doors to give the world a taste of what the industry truly entails through factory tours, informational sessions, and more! Last year was a watershed […]

Mark Your Calendars: MFG Day 2015 Is 2 Weeks Away!

See posts from previous years about Manufacturing Day here and here. Autumn is one of our favorite seasons, and not just because it includes sweaters and pumpkin-flavored things. No, autumn is one of our favorite seasons because October is National Manufacturing Month! It’s the time of year in which we can step back, admire, and […]

How to Make the Most of a Factory Tour

It’s official: MFG Day 2014 is upon us! Well, almost–tomorrow (Friday) marks another annual celebration of all that manufacturing has to offer. As we mentioned in our post on Tuesday about MFG Day, one of the best ways to celebrate is by taking a plant tour. There are a lot (over a dozen) happening all […]

MFG Day 2014 Is Only 3 Days Away!

We have very exciting news: Manufacturing Day (MFG Day) 2014 is only 3 days away! It’s happening all day this Friday, October 3rd, 2014. If you don’t already know what MFG Day is, we recommend taking a look at our post about Manufacturing Day 2013 from last year. For a quick rundown, the idea is simple […]

Manufacturing Day Countdown: 3 Weeks Left!

It’s here! Well, almost. Manufacturing Day 2013 is getting closer, and our anticipation is rising–we’re only three weeks away! This year’s Manufacturing Day should be awesome, and for us, October 4th can’t come soon enough.  To help get you excited for this year’s Manufacturing Day, we’ve compiled a brief list of things to get excited […]

Spread the Word: Manufacturing Day Is October 4th!

To anyone interested in manufacturing, or even interested in learning more about manufacturing, spread the word: Manufacturing Day is October 4th this year! To start off, let’s take a look at Manufacturing Day’s “About Us” page: MFG DAY addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, in a […]