• Industry Spotlight: Prototek Engineering

    Industry Spotlight: Prototek Engineering

    Increasing Midwestern Manufacturing Efficiency by Melissa DeBilzan All precision manufacturers utilize the core capabilities of their CAD/CAM software but, according to the team at Chaska-based Prototek Engineering, far too... read more

  • Shop Profile: Millerbernd Systems

    Shop Profile: Millerbernd Systems

    Growing Into New Markets by Melissa DeBilzan What do 640-pound blocks of cheese, light fixtures, and wind towers have in common? Many of these products are produced using complex... read more

  • Feature Story: Training Them Early

    Feature Story: Training Them Early

    Manufacturing Pathway at White Bear High School by Melissa DeBilzan On a cold winter night, the halls of White Bear Lake Area High School bustled with manufacturers, students, and... read more

  • Cover Story: Passing the Torch

    Cover Story: Passing the Torch

    Growing the Family Business By Nancy Huddleston There’s no “how to” manual that provides step-by-step instructions to guide family business owners about passing the torch from one generation to... read more

E-clusive: Enhancing the Image of Manufacturing

By Nancy Huddleston Let’s face it – we’re humans and it’s in our nature to care about our looks...

E-clusive: It’s Time to Evangelize Manufacturing

By Nancy Huddleston It’s not every day that you hear someone say, “we need to evangelize manufacturing as a...