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COVID-19 Vaccination Tax Credit Now Available for Manufacturers

Manufacturing is the backbone of North Carolina’s workforce accounting for nearly 17% of North Carolina's total output and employing 12.4% of our state's workforce. However, manufacturing has been hit hard due to the pandemic. With the widespread availability of...

Seeking NC Manufacturers to Speak in Conference Sessions

The North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) began hosting an annual manufacturing conference (MFGCON) in 2015. Overtime, the conference has grown and in 2017, Business North Carolina joined us as a co-host. While we were unable to gather in person...

Manufacturing Resilience

A Closer Look at Two Companies and their Approaches to Leadership, Innovation and Market Diversification in the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic necessitated rapid shifts in business strategies and an ability to pivot to...

A New Way to Meet and Learn

As 2020 comes to a close, I think about all the changes this year brought. For NCMEP’s MNC Network, that meant no in-person events. Like many organizations, we had to find a new way to meet and that meant going virtual. In the summer, we introduced a webinar series...

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