ManufacturingStories is a place where everyone can learn about and share information on the many exciting programs available to help revitalize & modernize manufacturing in America and to help bridge the skills gap between education and the workplace.



Why We Pine for Manufacturing

"Manufacturing is like the Bible’s prodigal son—the wayward child that earns his father’s enthusiastic embrace even as the good child, seemingly unrecognized, dutifully succeeds."

Creating value from smart manufacturing

"Whether it’s called smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0 or Industrial IoT, even a casual observer of the industrial landscape can see how manufacturing is changing, driven by new technologies and rapidly evolving customer demand."