Industrials Manufacturing


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

    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
    Manufacturing a key stat in the week ahead

    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
    Ford eyes Tesla's disruptive model

    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
    Ford's plan to bring jobs back to US

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

  • Forbes' plan to reinvent America's workforce Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:21 AM ET
    Forbes' plan to reinvent America's workforce

    We are combining old technology with the new, says Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-In-chief, sharing his plan for fostering growth and innovation in creating manufacturing jobs.

  • Chicago's plan to bridge the skills gap Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:52 AM ET
    Chicago's plan to bridge the skills gap

    Education plays a huge role in the recovery of our economy, says Cheryl Hyman, City Colleges of Chicago chancellor, discussing Chicago's special education initiative, "The College to Careers Program," aimed at narrowing the skills gap. We found that 80% of the jobs in our region are focused on industries such as health care, IT, transportation, hospitality, culinary and manufacturing, says Hyman.

  • Lion in winter: US durables roar in February Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    Washers and dryers are displayed for sale at the Jessup's Appliances store in Sarasota, Florida, Jan. 24, 2014.

    Orders for U.S. durable goods rebounded strongly in February, a fresh sign the economy was shaking off some of its winter gloom.

  • Meet Mangria—Adam Carolla's manly drink Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 2:56 PM ET
    Adam Carolla Hosts Cinco De Mangria Party Benefiting Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

    CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to Mangria creator Adam Carolla about how he created his popular drink.

  • Siemens to invest millions in British wind plant Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    In a boost to UK manufacturing Siemens will invest millions in a wind plant in Hull, northern England, the Financial Times reports.

  • 'Made in the USA' hotel suite opens in DC Hyatt Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 4:20 PM ET

    The Park Hyatt Washington, D.C. will offer lodgings with a very Americana twist through August.

  • Oldest bicycle maker in America keeps crankin' Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 10:50 AM ET
    An employee assembles front-end brakes to a bicycle frame at Worksman Cycles in the Queens borough of New York.

    Can you name America's oldest bicycle brand? If you guessed Schwinn or Trek, you'd be wrong. takes a look.

  • What China's economy needs Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 7:10 AM ET
    What China's economy needs

    China's HSBC flash PMI fell to a weaker than expected 48.1. Leland Miller of China Beige Book International, explains the broken credit transmission in the country.

  • China PMI contracts; copper declines Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 7:08 AM ET
    China PMI contracts; copper declines

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports China HSBC flash PMI fell to a weaker than expected 48.1, and copper continues to take a hit.

  • China HSBC flash PMI falls Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 6:47 AM ET
    China HSBC flash PMI falls

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the biggest risks of a slowdown in China's economy to the world economy. Vice Finance Minister of China Zhu Guangyao thinks the weakening yuan is a reflection of market principals.

  • Why Asian shares ignored HSBC's flash China PMI Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 1:07 AM ET
    Why did markets dismiss the latest HSBC flash PMI?

    Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN and Taimur Baig, Chief Economist at Deutsche Bank, discuss the reasons why Asian markets escaped a selloff on Monday.

  • US manufacturing is coming back—Thank shale Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 11:33 AM ET
    Rig hands thread together drilling pipe at a hydraulic fracturing site owned by EQT Corp., atop the Marcellus shale rock formation in Washington Township, Pennsylvania.

    Shale gas is adding manufacturing jobs to US cities in industries thought to be lost to foreign competition, says a report by IHS Global.

  • Rebuilding the nation's 'long game': CEO Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 6:24 AM ET
    Rebuilding the nation's 'long game': CEO

    Mike Petters, Huntington Ingalls CEO, shares some of the key takeaways and hot topics from Yale's annual CEO caucus in Washington, DC. We've got to build a better bridge with the U.S. government and foreign relations, says Petters. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and John Lundgren, Stanley Black & Decker CEO, weigh in.

  • For the serious wine lover: Merlot in a keg Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 1:50 PM ET
    Red wine kegs from the Pebble Beach Company.

    As California's drought hits winemakers, they've explored new—sometimes novel—ways to sell wine.

  • Graco recalls 403,000 more child seats Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 1:49 PM ET
    Graco Recall: 403,000 More Child Car Seats Added To Last Month's Recall.

    Graco Children's Products has added more than 403,000 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles.

  • US poised to become world's only superpower Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 1:26 PM ET
    A gas flare is seen at an oil well near Williston, North Dakota.

    Ron Insana is seeing very concrete signs of economic improvement around the US — and that's good news for the market.