Items Tagged with 'Michigan manufacturers Association'


Business groups oppose state sick leave proposal

MMA and chamber say ballot proposal is too broad and would create unfair burden for employers.

June 8, 2018
Business leaders statewide are voicing opposition to a measure that would guarantee workers at least one hour of sick time for every 30 hours worked. Read More

Gov. Rick Snyder’s Marshall Plan will build talent pipeline

May 25, 2018
The manufacturing industry has a home — Michigan. Read More

Dematic nears end of the line

Supply chain solutions provider moving GR manufacturing to Mexico as economic, trade conditions shift in the U.S.

March 2, 2018
Dematic’s plan to “nearshore” its Grand Rapids manufacturing operation to Mexico is culminating as the U.S. tax code has been overhauled and NAFTA is on the line. Read More

Demand rising for middle-skilled jobs

Employers also are looking for well-rounded and dependable workers.

LANSING — Not everyone needs a bachelor’s degree. Read More

Community colleges, manufacturers team up to fill middle-skill jobs

November 10, 2012
LANSING — With the state’s manufacturing industry facing a talent crisis, the Michigan Manufacturers Association and the Michigan Community College Association are collaborating to meet the demand for middle-skill workers. Read More