Tag: manufacturing

15,000 Jobs On The Line If Congress Doesn’t Act | Spadea

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ NAFTA is gone. And for many of us who saw cheap wages from our neighbors hurting American manufacturing, it’s good riddance. President Trump is making good on his promise to Read More

‘Don’t Raise Our Costs. Please’ – NJ Manufacturers Make Case to Lawmakers

The New Jersey manufacturing industry cannot find enough skilled labor to fill jobs – which is ironic since the state’s unemployment rate continues to lag the national jobless average. That problem has drawn the attention of state lawmakers, and they’ve Read More

N.J. manufacturers: We need more qualified applicants to fill jobs

FLORHAM PARK — At a summit held by manufacturing leaders for state legislators last week, manufacturers said one of the biggest challenges facing the industry is finding qualified applicants to fill positions. “We have great schools in New Jersey, at Read More

Report: Trump Reaches Deal With Carrier To Keep 1,000 Jobs In US

The incoming Trump administration has reached a deal with Carrier to keep about 1,000 jobs in the U.S. rather than outsourcing them to Mexico. Carrier, which manufactures air conditioners, attracted national attention in early 2016 due a viral video of Read More