Manufacturing

Car Industry Update: 8 Great Reads

The automotive industry has never been a richer source of business stories. Driverless cars, millennial buyers and

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How to Localize NAFTA

  Donald Trump released a draft of key proposals for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement

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Jobs Number, Part 2: Digging In

Proper reporting of the monthly employment report takes work. Read the BLS analysis. Along with notes

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Covering E-commerce Trends: Online Mattress Retailers

  The mattress industry is facing new competition in the age of e-commerce: online mattress stores.

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How to Localize Export Stories

Conversation about U.S. exports generally centers on large multinationals such as car manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies. But according to

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Fashion to Furniture, 4 Trends in Domestic Manufacturing

Growing numbers of American companies are seeing the virtues in re-shoring part or all of their

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Sustainable Fashion—How to Report on a Growing Industry

Sustainable fashion—fashions made from sustainable textiles, fabrics and in an ethical, humane way—have taken off.  Big

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5 New Story Angles in the Fashion Industry

The fashion industry offers an exciting and dynamic area for business reporters to explore new story

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Finding New Stories in Domestic Manufacturing, Part 2

A growing number of American companies are reshoring part or all of their operations to the

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Finding New Stories in Domestic Manufacturing, Part 1

Domestic manufacturing has become an even bigger story as the national election looms. This blog outlines

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