How to Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing

How to Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing

How to Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing After a long decline, manufacturing is returning to the U.S. Now it may be time for U.S. policy makers to give it an extra boost. The U.S. shed 5.7 million manufacturing jobs from 2000 to 2010-more than a third of the manufacturing workforce-as companies abandoned plants and workers in favor of low-cost foreign...

This Guy’s Marketing Stunt Was So On-Brand That We’re Actually Writing About It

This Guy’s Marketing Stunt Was So On-Brand That We’re Actually Writing About It Gihan Amarasiriwardena, who trained in engineering at MIT, likes to run his apparel company, Ministry of Supply, like a tech company. When Fast Company last checked in on him, Amarasiriwardena was articulating a philosophy of apparel design that closely resembled that of tech design: rapid prototyping, constant iteration, A/B testing of products, and so...