• US manufacturing closes China gap: Pro  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    Hal Sirkin, Boston Consulting Group, explains why the U.S is a rising star in global manufacturing competitiveness.

  • Power Rundown: Grading earnings season  Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 1:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Sue Herera and Bob Pisani, look at today's Power Lunch stories, including, the health of earnings, and a new report naming the U.S. number two on its list for world's top countries for manufacturing competitiveness.

  • 3M earnings narrowly miss, sending stock lower Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 8:21 AM ET

    3M posted earnings of $1.79 a share on Thursday, a penny lower than expectations.

  • Made in USA: Rebirth of dead American factories Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 10:45 AM ET
    Chinese autoglass maker Fuyao closed a deal to buy part of the former GM plant in Moraine, Ohio, which IRG acquired in 2011.

    Amid a shifting global economy, American factories are getting a makeover and second life for start-ups and makers of new products.

  • US factory activity up in April, but pace stalled Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 9:49 AM ET
    The new 2015 Chrysler 200 is shown in the paint shop at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich.

    The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in April though the rate of growth was slightly lower than expected as inventories fell.

  • Services, not manufacturing, is key for China: ANZ  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Tim Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia, at ANZ, says the services sector remains critical in China as it transitions to a consumer-driven economy.

  • US sneaker start-up pockets $1.5M investment Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    Brooklyn, N.Y.-based sneaker brand, Greats, said it has raised $1.5 million in new capital from a group of investors, Crain's reports.

  • Why I still expect Chinese stimulus: Expert  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 11:15 PM ET

    Despite Chinese Premier Li saying that Beijing won't implement short-term stimulus, Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains his easing call.

  • Nike swings for $1.2B market with golf ball lab Saturday, 5 Apr 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    Nike's Oven West is an R&D laboratory dedicated entirely to golf balls—developing them, testing them and bringing new models to market.

  • Big problem with US manufacturing: Pro  Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Alan Tonelson, U.S Business and Industry Council, and Mark Calabria, Cato Institute, discuss manufacturing production growth in the U.S.

  • Oil well firm starting 'colleges' for training Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 9:28 AM ET
    Simulator oil derrick training at NOV's technical college in Houston

    Facing a constant shortage of workers, a Houston firm launched an internal training program costing $50 million a year with a big payoff.

  • Drilling for jobs  Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson takes a look at how National Oilwell Varco is filling the skilled labor gap by investing millions of dollars to train workers.

  • ISM CEO: Growth rate decelerating  Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and ISM CEO Thomas Derry discuss the March manufacturing survey results and just how weather impacted the data.

  • ISM Non-manufacturing Index 53.1 in March  Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    ISM services index rises in March, but falls short of estimates, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli. And CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the latest number.

  • Why US data was 'solid but not spectacular'  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    Mark Yusko, CEO & CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, discusses the factors behind Wall Street's overnight rally.

  • US manufacturing continues steady march: Surveys Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 10:10 AM ET
    An employee works on the assembly line installing parts on the Duratech 35 V6 engine at the Ford Motor Co. Engine Plant in Lima, Ohio.

    U.S. manufacturing slowed in March after nearing a four-year high, but the rate of growth remained strong, an industry report showed.

  • ISM Manufacturing Index 53.7 in March  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:59 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on manufacturing and construction. And CNBC's Steve Liesman explains why he is looking for a snapback in upcoming economic data.

  • Manufacturing a key stat in the week ahead  Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 4:55 PM ET

    CNBC Executive News Editor Patti Domm discusses the key numbers to watch for next week.

  • Ford eyes Tesla's disruptive model  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford, shares his thoughts on Tesla. I find it very interesting, says Ford.

  • Ford's plan to bring jobs back to US  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford, discusses innovative ways to reinvent manufacturing and bring jobs back to the U.S.