Manufacturing

The beginning of a whole new round of Wisconsin economic growth. Six months ago I wrote an article which the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel published, entitled “Barron’s Article Knocks the Rust Off State Manufacturing Outlook,” that recounted the predictions of a hedge-fund manager named...

WAUKESHA -- Supply-chain technology firm RedPrairie has launched a new software package aimed at retailers who ship directly to consumers or use drop shipping. The package includes an Internet module for rules-based order sourcing called Dlx SourceRight, which the company announced March 5, as well...

The push is on to make RFID an integral part of business – and Wisconsin companies stand to benefit tremendously from the new technology. RFID (radio frequency identification) tags and labels are small programmable carriers of data that hold up to 128K of information and uniquely...

Madison, Wis. -- Kenneth Poole, an economic and community development specialist, presented a hopeful outlook for Wisconsin manufacturing Friday at the 2004 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development. Abstaining from morbid statistics and pessimistic views, Poole emphasized ways to keep and grow businesses in Wisconsin. ...

Madison, Wis. – Alfalight, Inc., a manufacturer of diode lasers, announced today the appointment of Mohandas Warrior as its president and chief executive officer. Warrior brings Fortune-50 semiconductor manufacturing and operational experience as well as entrepreneurial leadership to the Madison-based company. ...