New York Mep Success Story: Hitting The Standards To Keep Customers

New York MEP Success Story: Hitting the Standards to Keep Customers

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About APC Paper Company of New York APC Paper, in Norfolk, NY manufactures paper using 100% recycled product with state-of-the-art, efficient cleaning equipment, turning what would have been headed for landfills into high quality paper ready for the converting industry to shape into new consumer products. They employ around 60 people in this tiny community known for its rural beauty …

FuzeHub in the News: MTEC Bolsters Growth of Poughkeepsie Manufacturer

MTEC Bolsters Growth of Poughkeepsie Manufacturer

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MPI, Inc. continues to innovate and improve its products to expand its customer base, accelerating the process with assistance from the Manufacturing & Technology Enterprise Center. Through a diversification program for New York State manufacturers awarded last year the Poughkeepsie-based manufacturer launched a product diversification initiative—a project it completed with support from the Manufacturing & Technology Enterprise Center (MTEC). MPI …

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Sewing Technology Increases Profitability with Insyte Consulting

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Small business Sewing Technology Inc. provides contract sewing and manufacturing services.  With the help of Insyte Consulting (the NYSTAR-designated Manufacturing Extension Partnership center that serves Western NY), Sewing Technology applied lean manufacturing concepts that allowed the company to meet on-time delivery requirements and increase profitability overall. As a result of the assistance received from Insyte Consulting,  Sewing Technology Inc.’s production …

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Caraway Tea Company Brews Success With Lean Manufacturing

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Caraway Tea Company provides in-house custom tea blending and produces only the highest quality products, such as loose leaf teas, iced teas, and tea sachets. Their commitment to the highest quality led to rapid growth. Learn how MTEC, the local New York Manufacturing Extension Program (MEP) center, helped the company adopt lean manufacturing techniques to keep up with demand. Read …

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A Key Resource: New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership

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While FuzeHub serves as New York’s statewide Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) center, there are 10 regional MEP centers operating in every corner of the state with the support of Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology & Innovation (NYSTAR) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The NY MEP network provides an array of services to small and mid-sized …

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Now is the Time to be a Manufacturer

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Three centuries ago, the First Industrial Revolution created new goods and new jobs through the introduction of manufacturing. The power of water, iron, and steam transformed the way that people worked and lived, but the changes didn’t end there. A Second Industrial Revolution powered by steel, oil, and electricity drove the rise of cities and industries. Then the changes continued. …

FuzeHub Executive Director to Chair MEP National Network Marketing Meeting with FuzeHub logo and MEP National Network logo with an image of three people discussing an architectural plan

FuzeHub Executive Director to Chair MEP National Network™ Marketing Meeting

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Elena Garuc, FuzeHub’s Executive Director, will chair the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) National Network Marketing Meeting, to be held in Nashville, TN, from July 18 through 19, 2018. Dozens of marketing professionals from across the MEP National Network will convene to foster collaboration, exchange information and provide strategic and tactical guidance. The primary goals …

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NY MEP assists local manufacturers employing workers with disabilities

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FuzeHub, the statewide New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NY MEP) center, has partnered with the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation, to provide specialized assistance to manufacturing facilities that employ people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, helping them to meet increased production demand.  FuzeHub’s partnership with the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation provided access to MEP services and programs …