The Manufacturing Council hosted a virtual meeting to discuss adapting workplace policies, practices and procedures to address the real concerns of employees and clients who come on site.
The Manufacturing Council hosted a virtual meeting to discuss the future of COVID-19 related governmental financial assistance and lending opportunities for local businesses.
The Manufacturing Council hosted a virtual meeting for all local employers, especially in the manufacturing sector, who are concerned about facility safety standards and employee safety in an ever changing business and regulatory climate.
The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is committed to providing employers with the latest information and resources to help you deal with COVID-19 and its impact on our community, state and nation. You can also visit our resource page – it is being regularly updated to provide you the most up-to-date information.
Manufacturing Council meeting highlights ways the Partnership is working with area companies to build sustainable talent pipelines.
One of the greatest privileges of my role at the Buffalo Niagara Partnership has been the opportunity to see firsthand the manufacturing operations preset here in Western New York. I’ve observed so much cool stuff being manufactured right in my own backyard. It’s like an extended episode of “How It’s Made.”
Since the invention of the wheel, technology has driven industrial progress. Today’s advances give manufacturers an array of options to produce high quality, consistent products faster, more efficiently and, ultimately, for less cost. So how do manufacturers transition to new technologies while remaining profitable? And what impact is technology having on the workforce? Our Manufacturing Council presented some answers at its July meeting.
There are many different economic incentives available to help area manufacturers expand and strengthen their business. From tax abatements to economic development grants, local and state agencies offer these incentives to promote job creation and economic growth in our communities. Incentives can often mean the difference between a company starting a project or shelving it.
Manufacturing Council meeting at Moog spotlights current trends in building and property security measures
Does your company or organization have established procedures in place for an emergency situation in or outside your facilities?
If there is one thing certain about the impact of President Trump’s trade policies, it is uncertainty.