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MANUFACTURING news

October 2017

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Why Manufacturers Should Give Nearshoring a Test Drive

By David Siegel, senior manager

Around the world, the automotive industry has demonstrated the effectiveness of nearshoring. Now, other manufacturing sectors are following suit.

 
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Inventory Management in Manufacturing: Keep It Lean to Keep It Strong

By Adam Beckerman, partner-in-charge of Manufacturing and Distribution

Inventory management is a company-wide issue that affects cash flow and, if not done properly, can cause chaos. How can you encourage your team to develop one strategy that benefits the larger organization?

 
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What the Toyota Way Can Teach Manufacturers about Employee Engagement

By Michael Lange, senior manager

In an industry that struggles with retaining talent, many manufacturing workers say their employers don't value their jobs, encourage professional development or recognize good work. But engaged workers drive continuous improvement.

 

About Aprio's Manufacturing and Distribution Group

Aprio serves the needs of over 350 manufacturers and distributors across the United States and around the world, helping them prepare for what's next. We understand the key issues manufacturers face, as well as best practices across the industry, and we apply that knowledge to help our clients thrive. Moving beyond traditional tax and assurance, we provide a comprehensive suite of strategic services. From process improvement and information risk management to transaction advisory services and outsourced payroll, we partner with clients to achieve success.

As an integral part of the manufacturing community, Aprio is actively involved in the Georgia Manufacturing Survey, and we founded the manufacturing business forum Next Generation Manufacturing. We leverage these deep industry relationships to provide clients with our best thinking and align them with the resources they need to grow.