China is losing competitiveness to lower-cost producing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia, which is pressurizing its manufacturing sector, says Stanley Szeto, Chairman & CEO of Lever Style.» Read More
Semiconductor factory, GlobalFoundries will be adding 600 to 800 jobs to the workforce this year. CNBC's Mary Thompson explains what kind of workers they need.
More start-ups are turning to shared-space labs such as NextFab and TechShop to access equipment they otherwise couldn't afford.
Manufacturing growth accelerated for a 3rd month in April, boosted by a pickup in employment. Separately, construction spending rose.
Marc Ostwald, strategist at Monument Securities, discusses the U.K. economy and points out that while the manufacturing side is doing very well, it is only a small part of the economy.
Hal Sirkin, Boston Consulting Group, explains why the U.S is a rising star in global manufacturing competitiveness.
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 posted earnings of $1.79 a share on Thursday, a penny lower than expectations.
Amid a shifting global economy, American factories are getting a makeover and second life for start-ups and makers of new products.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in April though the rate of growth was slightly lower than expected as inventories fell.
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.
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.
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's Oven West is an R&D laboratory dedicated entirely to golf balls—developing them, testing them and bringing new models to market.
Alan Tonelson, U.S Business and Industry Council, and Mark Calabria, Cato Institute, discuss manufacturing production growth in the U.S.
Facing a constant shortage of workers, a Houston firm launched an internal training program costing $50 million a year with a big payoff.
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.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and ISM CEO Thomas Derry discuss the March manufacturing survey results and just how weather impacted the data.
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.
Mark Yusko, CEO & CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, discusses the factors behind Wall Street's overnight rally.
U.S. manufacturing slowed in March after nearing a four-year high, but the rate of growth remained strong, an industry report showed.