By Lisa Doctrow Lexmark has been honored with three 2017 Manufacturing Leadership Awards from Frost & Sullivan’s Manufacturing Leadership Council. These awards recognize companies and individuals that are shaping the future of global manufacturing. Lexmark won awards for outstanding achievement in three categories.
Despite making up about 47 percent of the U.S. workforce, women only account for about 27 percent of manufacturing workers. A national association called Women in Manufacturing (WiM) is working to attract, retain and advance women in manufacturing, and a group of women in Kentucky is joining the effort.
Imagine a trucking company with a mass exodus of second-shift employees. Would you believe this turnover could be tied to poor data management? It happened recently to a large U.S. trucking company that keeps products moving for manufacturers. After management investigated the reasons so many employees were unhappy, they found that the bulk of the 16,000 orders that came in […] Read More