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Today in Manufacturing is hosted by the editors from some of the most recognized websites in the manufacturing industry, including Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). Every week, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.

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Today in Manufacturing is hosted by the editors from some of the most recognized websites in the manufacturing industry, including Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). Every week, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.

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English


Episodes

Ford's Next Fight; Subaru Idles Plants; Major U.S. Tin Plant Closes | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 158

2/26/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Teledyne Flir. Join us live February 27th at 11:00 AM EDT to learn how manufacturers are using acoustic cameras to catch these problems in real time. Register now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Ford Drama - Subaru Idles Plants After Worker Crushed to Death - Cleveland-Cliffs to Shutter Tin Plant After Tariff Ruling - Workers Get Prison for Role in Corn Mill Explosion - John Deere's Electric Self-Driving Sprayer Looks Like a Military Vehicle In Case You Missed It - Stranded Space Factory Finally Gets OK to Return to Earth - Authorities Take Down Hackers That Targeted Manufacturers with Ransomware Attacks - U.S. Product Recalls Surge Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:23:16

Army Scraps Billion-Dollar Program; United Grounds New Planes; Russian Component Conspiracy | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 157

2/19/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Teledyne Flir. Did you know that up to 30% of your plant's total compressed air capacity is being lost to leaks right now. The air is cheap, but the power isn’t. Join us live February 27th at 11:00 AM EDT to learn how manufacturers are using acoustic cameras to catch these problems in real time. Register now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Chrysler Unveils EV Concept with 'Unlimited Range' - Intel to Delay $20 Billion Ohio Chip Plant - Woman Pleads Guilty for Shipping Components Found in Russian Weapons - United Grounds Brand New Planes Over 'No Smoking' Signs - U.S. Army Scrapping Helicopter Program After Spending Billions In Case You Missed It - We Need Hands-On Training in Manufacturing - Consumers Have Fewer Choices as Brands Prune their Offerings - Hacker Group Black Basta’s Big Year Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:29:16

Battery Fire at GM; Snap's Drone Recall; Hallucinating Car Radar | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 156

2/12/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Parker. Download "9 Emerging Trends in Electric Transportation" now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - $1.3M Fire at GM Plant Likely Caused by Punctured Batteries - Social Media Company Recalls Every Drone It Ever Sold - Terrifying Hack Makes Automotive Radar 'Hallucinate' - Airline Head Says Boeing in 'Last Chance Saloon' - BAE Systems Delivers New Amphibious Combat Vehicle Test Variant to Marine Corps In Case You Missed It - New Spacesuit Completes Key Zero-Gravity Tests - Biden Sets Tighter Standards for Deadly Soot Pollution - Manufacturing Institute Releases Report on Transitioning Military Talent Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:03:15

Toyota's Cheating; Boeing's Wheel Falls Off; Skyscraper in OKC? | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 155

2/5/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Parker. Download "9 Emerging Trends in Electric Transportation" now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Toyota Chief Apologizes for Cheating on Testing at Group Company, Again - Boeing 757 Loses Nose Wheel While Preparing for Takeoff - Country’s Tallest Skyscraper Planned for Unlikely U.S. City - GM Delays Shift Because of the Detroit Lions - Elon Musk Says First Human Has Received Neuralink Implant In Case You Missed It - BMW to Add Humanoid Bots to Auto Production - Kubota Hit With Record 'Made in USA' Penalty - Test Crashes Show Nations Guardrails Can’t Handle Heavy EVs Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:23:41

Toyota Company Won't Reopen Factories; Space Station Blows Up; Ford Cuts Lightning Production | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 154

1/29/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Limble. Watch "Building Your 2024 Maintenance Program: 4 Key Principles to Boost Uptime Now And for the Future," now on demand. Download now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Japanese Carmaker That Faked Safety Tests Sees Long Wait to Reopen Factories - Space Station Blows Up Real Good - Ford Shifts Workers, Cuts F-150 Lightning Production - Helmet Manufacturer: Mahomes' Shattered Lid in Playoff Game 'Did its Job' - MIT Tests Hydrogen-Powered Motorcycle In Case You Missed It - Apple Car Delayed Again - Popcorn-Based Curriculum - Brazilian Billionaire Sells Tech Company to Fund EV Startup Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:26:25

Hertz Trades EVs for Gas; Lockheed Busts Sonic Booms; Tesla Raises Factory Wages | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 153

1/22/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Limble. Join us Thursday, January 25th at 1:00 PM ET for "Building Your 2024 Maintenance Program: 4 Key Principles to Boost Uptime Now And for the Future." Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Hertz to Sell 20,000 EVs, Use Proceeds to Buy ICE Vehicles - Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works Rolls Out Sonic Boom Busting X-59 - Tesla Raises Factory Wages, UAW Takes Credit - Tesla Drivers Face Lengthy Charging Delays in Chicago Amid Subzero Temperatures - UAW Calls Stellantis 'Heinous' After Automaker Dumps 500+ Temp Workers In Case You Missed It - John Deere Partners with SpaceX to Connect Rural Farmers with Starlink - Fuel Cell Powered By Dirt Runs Forever - Miller Lite Offers Beer Mints Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:25:06

Pepsi Products Pulled Over Price; Hyperloop One Dies; Boeing Max Blowout | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 152

1/15/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Limble. Join us Thursday, January 25th at 1:00 PM ET for "Building Your 2024 Maintenance Program: 4 Key Principles to Boost Uptime Now And for the Future." Register now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - PepsiCo Products Being Pulled Over Price Hikes - Hyperloop One Shuts Down - Boeing Jetliner That Suffered Inflight Blowout Was Restricted - Ship Sinks After Crew Attempts to Fix Autopilot While Underway - Inside Look: The Carbon-Composite Fiber Fuselage That Burned on Tokyo Runway In Case You Missed It - ‘Self-Eating’ Rocket Engine Burns Fuselage for Fuel - More Delays for NASA's Astronaut Moonshots, with Crew Landing Off Until 2026 - Industrial Cybersecurity Predictions for 2024 Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:33:37

Cummins' Big Emissions Penalty; Stellantis Calls Back Workers; Boeing Company's X-Plane | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 151

1/8/2024
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Limble. Join us Thursday, January 25th at 1:00 PM ET for "Building Your 2024 Maintenance Program: 4 Key Principles to Boost Uptime Now And for the Future." Register now. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Boeing Delivers First Extra Large Autonomous Submarine to U.S. Navy - Biden Believes U.S. Steel Sale Warrants 'Serious Scrutiny,' White House Says - Boeing Company's X-Plane Could Change Aviation as We Know It - Stellantis Calls Back 165 Workers the Week Before Christmas - Engine Maker Cummins to Pay $1.67 Billion for Bypassed Emissions Tests In Case You Missed It - Azure Plans to Develop SAF Production Facility in Kansas - Safer Eyedrops Will Require New FDA Powers - Steakholder Foods Debuts 3D-Printed Eel Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:31:15

U.S. Steel Sold; Costly Rope Failure; EPA Plastic Chemical Ban | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 150

12/22/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Teamsters Vote to Authorize Strike at Anheuser-Busch - Insect Shield Accused of Falsifying Army Uniform Testing - EPA Could Soon Ban Chemicals Used to Make Plastics - Rope Failure Causes $5 Million in Damages - Storied U.S. Steel to be Acquired for More Than $14 Billion by Nippon Steel Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:00:55:17

Tesla Recalls; Ford Cuts Lightning Production; Hasbro Layoffs | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 149

12/18/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Tesla Recalls Nearly All Vehicles Sold in U.S. - Ford to Cut F-150 Lightning Production in Half - Amazon's Internal Plans to Advance California Interests Laid Bare in Leaked Memo - Authorities Seize 11 Tons of Cocaine Hidden in Frozen Tuna - Hasbro Cuts 1,100 Jobs Prompted by Ongoing Malaise in Toy Business In Case You Missed It - Hyundai, Kia Design Tires with Integrated Snow Chain Technology - GM, Komatsu Collaborate on Hydrogen Mining Truck - Raytheon to Create ‘Energy Webs’ to Charge Aircraft in Flight During Battle Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:15:05

Old Gun Factory Closing; Tesla Delivers Cybertrucks; World's Heaviest Crane | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 148

12/11/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Nearly 200-Year-Old Gun Factory Shutting Down - Firearms Manufacturer Abandons Plans for Florida Facility - 'World's Heaviest Wheeled Crane' Achieves Milestone in First Lift - Tesla Delivers First Cybertrucks - Maintenance Error Leads to $1.2 Million Fire In Case You Missed It - Tesla's Swedish Union Conflict Spreads to Denmark - GM, Flying J Open First Locations For National EV Charging Network - McDonald's Tests New Chain Amid Global Expansion Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:34:05

VW's Job Cuts; U.S. Steel Idles Facility; Tesla's Standoff in Sweden | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 147

12/4/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Job Cuts Loom as VW Chief Warns It Is 'No Longer Competitive' - U.S. Steel to Permanently Idle Steelmaking at Ill. Facility - Handheld Radio Battery Fire Causes Millions in Damage - Tesla’s Standoff with Swedish Workers Is Escalating Dramatically - Elevator Drops 650 Feet in Deadly Platinum Mine Accident In Case You Missed It - Google Geothermal Electricity Project Could Be a Milestone for Clean Energy - Autonomous Excavator Constructs Six-Meter High Wall - U.S. Electric Vehicle Sales to Hit Record this Year Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:08:38

GM Buys Tesla Supplier; SpaceX Rocket Explodes; The 4-Day Workweek | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 146

11/27/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Tesla Loses Vital Supplier to GM - SpaceX Launches Giant New Rocket, But Explosions End Test Flight - Investigation Reveals Sleep Deprivation, Drug Use Amid Harsh Working Conditions at SpaceX - Manufacturer Sues Norfolk Southern for Derailment that Closed His Businesses - Manufacturer Sticks with 4-Day Workweek In Case You Missed It - Calif. City Buys, Shutters Asphalt Factory After Years of Odor Complaints - Serta Simmons Bedding Opens Massive Factory in Wisconsin - Scientists Turn Invasive Carp Into Double Agents Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:26:50

Barefoot Workers at Eye Drop Plant; Nuclear Projects Ends; Neuralink Seeks Implant Volunteers | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 145

11/20/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - The Air Force's New Nuclear Stealth Bomber, the B-21 Raider, Takes its First Test Flight - Fake Safety Checks, Barefoot Workers at Plant Blamed for Contaminated Eye Drops - First-of-a-Kind Nuclear Project is Terminated - Folks Lining Up for Elon Musk's Brain Implants - The Abandonment of Cities and Towns in the Heartland In Case You Missed It - Autonomous Electric Truck Now Working Full-Time at GE Appliances - Amazon Debuts Security Robot - DiGiorno Unveils Thanksgiving Pizza Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:34:10

Tesla's Cheap EVs; Dime Heist; Maersk Cuts 10,000 | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 144

11/13/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Weapon Designed to Avoid Headshots - Shipping Giant Maersk to Slash 10,000 Jobs - Failed U.S. Mint Dime Heist Lands Thieves in Hot Water - Tesla May Soon Build a Much More Affordable EV - Pfizer to Cut $3.5B in Costs, Close NJ Plant In Case You Missed It - Researchers Evaluate 'Farm-Free Food' - 3M Knew Process Was Dangerous Before Fatal Accident, OSHA Says - GM, Stellantis Invest $33M in Company Making Magnets Without Rare Earth Metals Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:20:36

Smashmallow's Bad Machine; Robot Goat Rocket Launcher; Hello Bello Bankruptcy | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 143

11/6/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is sponsored by Oracle Netsuite. Join David Mantey and Jeff Reinke as they discuss Oracle Netsuite’s latest white paper, The Ultimate Guide to Scenario Planning, to hear about new strategies and steps you can use to de-risk your organization. Watch here. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Sonoma Brands Wins $21 Million from Machine Builder that Sunk the Smashmallow - Marines Test Robot Goat with Rocket Launcher - Baby Products Startup Founded by Actors Files for Bankruptcy - Michelin to Wind Down Okla. Tire Production, Cut 1,400 Jobs - UAW Says Strike 'Won Things No One Thought Possible In Case You Missed It - Welding Company Scolded for Trying to Pay Settlement in Coins - Several Hundred-Thousand Clean Energy Jobs Estimated - Insider Q&A: AI-Enabled Tool Tackles Elusive Screwdriving Automation Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:30:58

Tesla's Cybertruck Grave; Robots Make Human Slackers; $1.4M Bottle of Whisky | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 142

10/30/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Rockwell Automation, which want to help you gain unlimited HMI visualization options. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Elon Musk Says Tesla 'Dug Its Own Grave' with Cybertruck - UAW Big 3 Update: Some Wonder if UAW President has Reached Too Far & Autoworkers Strike at Stellantis Plant, Shut Down Big Profit Center - Robots Make Slackers Out of Their Human Colleagues, Report Suggests - Bottle of 'Most-Sought After Scotch Whisky' to Be Auctioned - Electric Truck Maker Rivian Says Construction on Georgia Factory Will Proceed in 2024 In Case You Missed It - Regulators Suspend GM's Recently Approved Robotaxi Service - U.S. Announces $35B to Strengthen Electric Grid - Halloween Fans Flames of Raging Candy Corn Debate Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:24:13

Yuengling's Struggles; Legacy Die Maker May Close; Old Lordstown CEO Buys Back In | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 141

10/23/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Rockwell Automation, which want to help you gain unlimited HMI visualization options. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Yuengling Wants in on Bud Light Fallout - Fourth Generation Shop to Close If Buyer Falls Through - Lordstown’s Former CEO Buys Company’s Remains in Bankruptcy Bid - Auto Workers Walk Out at Ford's Largest Factory & Ford Reaches Spending Limit for New Contract with Striking Autoworkers - U.S. Solar Co. Who Filed Bankruptcy in '18 to Reopen Idled Factory In Case You Missed It - Tyson Acquires Stake in Insect Ingredients Company - Electrical Grids Aren't Keeping Up with Green Energy Push - Pilot Program Recycles 40,000 Pounds of Used Medical Devices Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:27:36

Kia's 'Wake-Up Call'; Old Toilet Factory Closes; Tesla's Price Cuts | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 140

10/16/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Rockwell Automation, which want to help you gain unlimited HMI visualization options. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Kia Calls New EV SUV a 'Wake-Up Call to the Industry' - 94-Year-Old Toilet Maker Closing Up Shop - Price Cuts Mean Tesla Model 3 Cost on Par with Toyota Corolla - Failure of Single Component Caused Seaplane Crash that Killed 10 - Coal Industry On Track to Shed 1 Million Jobs In Case You Missed It - America's Farmers Are Getting Older - ABA Warns of Looming Workforce Shortage - Eli Lilly Settles With ‘Simply Wrong’ Whistleblower Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:18:20

Windham Weaponry Closes; Utz Shutters Oldest Plant; Jammed Tail Parts Caused Crash | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 139

10/9/2023
The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors of Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). This week's episode is brought to you by Rockwell Automation, which want to help you gain unlimited HMI visualization options. This new video podcast, now available on demand, highlights Rockwell's recent rollout of FactoryTalk Optix, a new cloud-enabled HMI product. Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week: - Rifle Maker, Windham Weaponry, Goes Out of Business - Utz to Close Oldest Plant - Texas Plane Crashed Due to Jammed Tail Parts - Apocalypse Manufacturing Turned a Rivian into an 850-HP, Kevlar-Coated Monster - Porsche Scuttles Resellers with New 911 Leasing Requirement In Case You Missed It - NTSB Staffing Up for Safety - Blue Whale Picks Oklahoma for Commercial-Scale Li-Ion Battery Processing Facility - 3D Printing Could Help Repair Brain Injuries Please make sure to like, subscribe and share the podcast. You could also help us out a lot by giving the podcast a positive review. Finally, to email the podcast, you can reach any of us at David, Jeff or Anna [at] ien.com, with “Email the Podcast” in the subject line.

Duration:01:26:44