Summit Notebook

Video – Job losses key issue in Ohio

February 25, 2008

The decline in U.S. manufacturing is nowhere more evident than in parts of Ohio.  As factories close, 250,000 manufacturing jobs have been lost in the past four years — and those jobs will be on voters’ minds March 4th when they go to the polls.

Audio – Cycling down

February 26, 2007

cardoso.jpgCompanies such as Caterpillar and Deere are starting to take a look at the efficiency of their manufacturing processes, as growth begins to level off, Kennametal President & CEO Carlos Cardoso told the Reuters Manufacturing Summit.