Telephone
517-372-5900

Get COVID-19 updates and resources.

Menu

MMA News

We've got the news you can use.

Michiganders to Decide the “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan”

Michiganders to Decide the “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan”

Voting for Round 1 of the “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan” is officially open. Twenty-seven Michigan-made products are vying for this coveted title in the 2020 People’s Choice Award competition.
Michigan kicks off Manufacturing Week, highlights hard-working men and women

Michigan kicks off Manufacturing Week, highlights hard-working men and women

Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a proclamation declaring 9/28/20 to 10/2/20 as Manufacturing Week to recognize Michigan’s more than 11,386 unique manufacturing firms, which account for 626,000 jobs and $98.64 billion of total output annually.
MMA Announces Pro-Manufacturing Candidate Endorsements 2020

MMA Announces Pro-Manufacturing Candidate Endorsements 2020

MMA announced the endorsement of 66 pro-manufacturing candidates in the Michigan House of Representatives and two rule-of-law Michigan Supreme Court candidates in the upcoming General Election on Tuesday, 11/3/20.
MMA Continues Investment; Announces Tracy Russold as Membership Development Manager

MMA Continues Investment; Announces Tracy Russold as Membership Development Manager

MMA announced another investment as part of a strategic reorganization designed to strengthen its well-established and influential brand.
Manufacturers Honor Legislative Leaders Ken Horn and Jason Wentworth at Annual MFG Legislative Day

Manufacturers Honor Legislative Leaders Ken Horn and Jason Wentworth at Annual MFG Legislative Day

Manufacturers joined state leaders at the newly renamed Jackson Field in Lansing to recognize the 2020 recipients of the Michigan Manufacturers Association’s (MMA) Legislator of the Year Award.
Gov. Whitmer launches new, first in nation Futures for Frontliners program to offer essential, frontline workers a tuition-free path to community college

Gov. Whitmer launches new, first in nation Futures for Frontliners program to offer essential, frontline workers a tuition-free path to community college

Education, labor, business, and workforce leaders join to urge Michigan’s 625,000 COVID-19 essential workers to apply now for tuition-free college
MMA Joins Coalition to Protect Great Lakes and Michigan Jobs

MMA Joins Coalition to Protect Great Lakes and Michigan Jobs

MMA has helped launch a new coalition — Great Lakes Michigan Jobs — a diverse coalition of Michigan residents and organizations that support the construction the Great Lakes Tunnel.
Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on the Critical Need for Increased Vigilance Against COVID-19

Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on the Critical Need for Increased Vigilance Against COVID-19

Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on the Critical Need for Increased Vigilance Against COVID-19
What We Learned From How Great Organizations Communicated Through COVID-19

What We Learned From How Great Organizations Communicated Through COVID-19

Denison, a firm in Ann Arbor specializing in culture and leadership solutions, began to collect data using their Resilience Survey. The Resilience Survey measures how well an organization is prepared to meet a crisis head on and come out stronger.
Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on Racism and Intolerance

Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on Racism and Intolerance

Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh on Racism and Intolerance
MFG Forum 2017
Events
MFG Forum 2017
The 2017 MFG Forum will outline the threats, discuss best practices and provide resources for protecting valuable manufacturing assets from cyber attack.
MFG Forum 2018
Events
MFG Forum 2018
The MFG Forum guides industry leaders through emerging issues like Industry 4.0 and provide resources to maintain Michigan’s manufacturing advantage in the 21st century.
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
Events
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
This program recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
Insurance Forms
Insurance, Internal Page
Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
News
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
MMA is proud to announce that Standish’s Vantage Plastics has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the MFG Community Impact Award.
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Advocacy
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Michigan’s economy is growing — but more remains to be done. Discover the industry’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session and help keep manufacturing moving forward.
MFG Excellence Awards 2018
Events
MFG Excellence Awards 2018
The MFG Excellence Awards recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
Advocacy
Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
Eligible employers will qualify for a reduced taxable wage base of $9,000 for calendar year 2018 thanks to MMA-supported legislation passed in 2011.