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Premium Associate Member Spotlight: BigTimePPE.com

Premium Associate Member Spotlight: BigTimePPE.com

Interview with BigTimePPE.com Manager Daniel Obie
Sales, Marketing in a Non-Handshaking World

Sales, Marketing in a Non-Handshaking World

To do business in a world where you can no longer meet face-to-face to close a deal let alone shake hands, manufacturers need to appeal to today’s market and their purchasing behaviors. Michigan Creative shared ways to do just that.
Unique Smart Manufacturing Data Suggests Reshoring is Happening Now

Unique Smart Manufacturing Data Suggests Reshoring is Happening Now

Plex Systems explains why recoveries are being seen in many other regions around the world, surprising industry experts.
Keynote Conversation with Senator Mallory McMorrow

Keynote Conversation with Senator Mallory McMorrow

Interview with Mallory McMorrow, State Senator
Spearheading Legislative Solutions to Safeguard Manufacturers

Spearheading Legislative Solutions to Safeguard Manufacturers

A pair of three-bill packages were introduced in both the House and Senate to shield employers from frivolous and baseless lawsuits arising out of COVID-19 while also extending Good Samaritan safeguards.
Federal Program Helps Michigan Manufacturers Beat Import Competition

Federal Program Helps Michigan Manufacturers Beat Import Competition

Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms (TAAF) is a little-known federal program specifically designed to help small manufacturers recover and rebuild business lost to imports. For companies in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana, the program is managed by the Great Lakes Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (GLTAAC).
Premium Associate Member Spotlight: Fishbeck

Premium Associate Member Spotlight: Fishbeck

Interview with Fishbeck Principal Mike Colvin
Key Conversation with Bart Pickelman

Key Conversation with Bart Pickelman

Interview with Bart Pickelman, Director of MIOSHA
Weathering the  COVID-19 Storm

Weathering the COVID-19 Storm

On 3/10/20, the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) identified the state’s first two presumptive-positive cases of COVID-19, the Coronavirus — a respiratory illness which had spread quickly around the world since its initial detection in Wuhan City, China. In the months since, life has drastically shifted. Phrases like “social distancing” and “flattening the curve” have become commonplace and everyone from the elderly to schoolchildren have learned to make a cloth mask from household items.
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.
MFG Forum 2017
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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
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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
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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
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Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
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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
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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.