Moldmaking Index Expands on Supplier Deliveries

The Moldmaking Index reported a record-breaking 33-month continuously expanding activity driven by supplier deliveries.

Business Strategies

PODCAST: Planning for the 2030 Workforce Crisis


Listen in as I sit down with The Manufacturing Alliance and Marion Wells of Human Asset Management to record a podcast all about our skilled workforce crisis: the 2030. 

Business Strategies / Next Generation

Shop Shares Specific Successful Strategies for Training and Retaining Talent

Owners, engineers, mold builders and human resource professionals from small to mid-size mold shops and molding facilities, as well as OEMs, tuned in for a full hour, as Director of Talent Development Kylee Carbone broke down the talent strategy at Westminster Tool, which although successful has had its challenges.  

MoldMaking Technology September 2019 Cover

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
September Issue

This month in MMT

Mold Maintenance and Repair / Mold Materials

How to Avoid Premature Mold Failure

A look at the most common types of mold damage, practical examples, causes, and recommended solutions.

Business Strategies

How Smart Manufacturing Impacts Moldmaking

As the Internet of Things and 5G enable the creation of smart factories, manufacturers must prepare for the benefits and inherent risks.

MMT Is Always Looking for our Next Leadtime Leader Award Winner

It’s about what you do with what you have.

Finding, Training & Retaining Employees

In this multi-part series of articles, contributor Ryan Pohl, a journeyman CNC machinist who also holds a master's degree in industrial training and development, addresses the skilled-labor shortage and its potential to dramatically hinder the future sustainability and growth of the moldmaking industry.