Manufacturing News

Why a Montco company's fate could be decided by the governor of Kentucky
Jenkintown company awaits decision on waiver request to keep its manufacturing plant open.
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Some on Wall Street not buying Boeing’s bailout balk
The Boeing Co. has publicly distanced itself this week from a need for a share of the COVID-19 stimulus bill, but some on Wall Street aren’t buying the going-solo talk.  Company CEO David Calhoun said earlier this week that the company had $15 billion in liquidity and would weather the crisis on its own if a bailout involved any equity stake. He also, however, expressed that would be difficult if credit markets did not ease.  On Friday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Boeing (NYSE:…
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Daimler pushes Portland truck plant restart back a week
The company now is eyeing a April 13 return.
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When the work can't be done remotely: How this family-owned San Jose manufacturer is dealing with the COVID-19 fallout
Some work just can't be done remotely, like manufacturing and construction. In that case, companies like San Jose-based Acosta Sheet Metal Manufacturing simply have to close their doors and endure until they can start again.
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Boeing, Embraer say regional jet deal remains 'strategically important' as delays, losses mount
Analysts are reassessing the $4.2 billion price Boeing agreed to pay in 2017, and some think it might be too high in the current aerospace environment where jet makers have been hit with a global slowdown.
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L.A. fashion brand Reformation pivots to make protective gear for the coronavirus frontline
In the midst of the coronavirus crisis gripping the globe, Los Angeles needs millions of masks to slow the spread of the virus, estimates Mayor Eric Garcetti's office — and not just the medical-grade N95 masks for doctors, nurses and first responders. The area needs nonmedical masks too for essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic, including grocery clerks and pharmacists and nonmedical staff at hospitals. The sustainable fashion brand Reformation is heeding the call, partnering with…
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