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How can Cloud-Based Applications assist your company?

Cloud-based applications can fill critical needs for small and medium sized businesses (SMBs). With the help of the cloud, SMBs can not only level the competitive playing field with larger companies, but they can also afford important business applications that they wouldn’t be able to support internally.  Here are nine cloud choices ideally suited for […]

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MANTEC Serves midstate manufacturing businesses

During its 25th anniversary year, MANTEC is celebrating by doing what it does best — helping midstate manufacturing businesses. York-based MANTEC is a nonprofit that works to strengthen the manufacturing companies within its nine-county reach by being a resource for businesses in a global economy they sometimes aren’t equipped for. In addition to the York […]

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Next Generation Manufacturing Study Released

2013 Next Generation Manufacturing Study In the two years since the last Next Generation Manufacturing (NGM) Study, U.S. manufacturers have seen major gains in revenue and profits, leading the economy back from the abyss of the Great Recession. Yet the 2013 NGM Study finds that most of these manufacturers — successful as they are today— […]

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2013 Manufacturing Awards Breakfast

MANTEC and the Central Penn Business Journal recognized the 2013 Manufacturing Awards Winners at the Awards Breakfast on October 3, 2013. Excellence in Community Service Pennex Aluminum Company Excellence in Continuous Improvement Harley-Davidson Motor Company–York, PA Excellence in Innovation Thermacore, Inc. Excellence in International Trade Oakworks Excellence in Supplier Development MKT Metal Manufacturing Excellence in […]

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2013 Manufacturing Awards Finalists Named

In 2010, MANTEC developed the MANTEC Manufacturing Awards to recognize manufacturers in South Central Pennsylvania that have demonstrated a commitment to competitive manufacturing and have positioned themselves to capitalize on opportunities available in the dynamic markets of today and tomorrow.  We are pleased to announce the 2013 Manufacturing Awards finalists. Excellence in Community Service E&E […]

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MANTEC Board Vice-Chair to Deliver Keynote on Innovation Engineering

MANTEC Board Vice-Chair to Deliver Keynote on Innovation Engineering Roger Kipp, who recently retired from McClarin Plastics and is now a consultant specializing in business development strategy, will deliver the keynote address at the Society of Plastics Engineers’ Extrusion Minitec. Titled “Starting our Innovation Engine,” Kipp will investigate “innovation engineering,” which he describes as “the […]

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Why is Continuous Improvement Overlooked in HR?

MANTEC’s HR Specialist, Kent Keller, is featured in the August PNC Business Insights e-newsletter. Nationwide unemployment rates still hover at higher than normal levels from just five years ago, yet thousands of jobs in the manufacturing sectors remain unfilled. If your business is poised to grow, you must challenge yourself to overcome the commonly accepted […]

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Business Resource Expo in Altoona on 9-5-13

The Alleghenies Business Resource Expo will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the Blair County Convention Center in Altoona, PA. The Expo will provide businesses within the six-county region of Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon, and Somerset Counties an opportunity to meet one-on-one with exhibitors from the Southern Alleghenies Business Resource Network of […]

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Call for 2013 Manufacturing Awards Nominations

Call for 2013 Manufacturing Awards Nominations In 2010, MANTEC developed the MANTEC Manufacturing Awards to recognize manufacturers in South Central Pennsylvania that have demonstrated a commitment to competitive manufacturing and have positioned themselves to capitalize on opportunities available in the dynamic markets of today and tomorrow. Categories of Recognition: Excellence in Continuous Improvement Excellence in […]

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MANTEC Hires new LEAN Development Manager

MANTEC Hires new LEAN Development Manager MANTEC has welcomed Roger Briggs as its new LEAN Development Manager.  In this role, he will assist manufacturing clients in Central Pennsylvania start or continue on their LEAN transformation.  Roger will be integral to the LEAN Team for the popular services such as quick changeover/setup reduction, value stream mapping […]

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