Global MFG - Jan 14, 2020
Taking the pulse of manufacturingJessica Thiel | Insight Publications
Taking the pulse of manufacturing
A lot can change in a decade. In 2011, when the NEW Manufacturing Alliance released its first-ever Manufacturing Vitality Index, the economy was in a much different place than it is today. Then, many companies were just beginning to emerge from the Great Recession. Today, most are going strong.
NEWMA released its 10th annual Manufacturing Vitality Index in December, and indeed, it reflected a rosy outlook among many companies. A robust 98 percent of respondents described their financial health as healthy or quite healthy.