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
The ADP jobs report and a key manufacturing survey may show the lingering impact of the harsh winter weather that snuffed out first-quarter growth.
Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector edged higher in March, with factory activity showing the best gain since October.
Fred Neumann, Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, says the flash PMI reading for March is a "big step back" and indicates that the Chinese government will need to increase stimulus.
The internet of things is spreading fast, even on manufacturing plants. Meet Robochop, the robot that enables people from across the world to control it.
Manufacturing activity growth in New York State slowed in March as the pace of new orders contracted to its weakest level since Nov. 2013.
Jordan Brandt, Autodesk tech futurist, explains how 3D technology is changing the way products are made.
Boston Consulting Group forecasts robots will handle a quarter of all tasks that can be automated in manufacturing by 2025. CNBC's Mary Thompson goes inside iRobot Corporation to see some of the cool stuff happening in the robotics world.
CNBC's Mary Thompson takes a look at the impact of robots in the manufacturing space and whether it could lead to creating more jobs in the U.S.
This is what U.S. firms that are manufacturing in China can do to protect their reputations and customers.
According to a new study, 43 percent of retail CFOs said North America provides the most attractive sourcing opportunities for 2015.
U.S. manufacturing contributes to about 11 percent of GDP, and is 9 percent of the workforce. Dan Dimicco, author of "American Made," discusses the need for more manufacturing in America.
Bronx based manufacturer America Orthopedics is catering to those who have problem feet and need orthopedic shoes, and is now reinventing its business and gaining popularity among celebrities, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on manufacturing
John Zhu, greater China economist at HSBC, says growth in China's manufacturing sector remains subdued and attributes the surprise upside in February's PMI to seasonal effects.
Shipping companies and terminal operators clinched a tentative deal with the dockworkers union, settling a labor dispute causing months of backups at 29 U.S. ports.
National Association of Manufacturers CEO Jay Timmons provides insight the potential fallout from the West Coast port delays.
Some delays have now reached up to two weeks at the LA port, explains MEMA CEO Steve Handschuh. He discusses the expense of redirecting these shipments.
Brian Hamilton, Sageworks chairman, weighs in on how a strong dollar is impacting small business.
Coen Van Oostrom, CEO of OVG, says that while it costs 10 percent more to make a sustainable building, the world needs more of them.
Charlie Diebel, head of macro strategy at Aviva Investors, says that despite data underlining China's slowdown, the country is doing a "good job" at controlling it.