BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:MFA Housing New Mexico Events VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY;CHARSET=utf-8:American companies' are on a quest to reshore production. According to a 2014 study, 54 percent of US manufacturers over $1 billion in revenue are considering reshoring some or all of their manufacturing. Site evaluation and the correct site selection are critical to the success of these projects. Establishing manufacturing at the right site has an economic multiplier effect on communities. Manufacturing jobs pay well and workers use their wages to buy homes, cars and other goods in the local community. Everybody wins. Reshoring is a very popular idea among businesses, their customers and governments where jobs growth will have the most impact. But it's not that simple. Reshoring requires a carefully crafted journey through innovation, automation, localization of products and site/community selection. You will learn about the major components in this decision and what you need to develop a business case to bring manufacturing back to specific communities. You will also learn about some reshoring failures, where selecting the wrong site had devastating results. To register, click here. DESCRIPTION;CHARSET=utf-8:American companies' are on a quest to reshore production. According to a 2014 study, 54 percent of US manufacturers over $1 billion in revenue are considering reshoring some or all of their manufacturing. Site evaluation and the correct site selection are critical to the success of these projects. Establishing manufacturing at the right site has an economic multiplier effect on communities. Manufacturing jobs pay well and workers use their wages to buy homes, cars and other goods in the local community. Everybody wins. Reshoring is a very popular idea among businesses, their customers and governments where jobs growth will have the most impact. But it's not that simple. Reshoring requires a carefully crafted journey through innovation, automation, localization of products and site/community selection. You will learn about the major components in this decision and what you need to develop a business case to bring manufacturing back to specific communities. You will also learn about some reshoring failures, where selecting the wrong site had devastating results. To register, click here. LOCATION;CHARSET=utf-8:Webinar UID:20150327-530@housingnm.com URL:http://housingnm.org/events/ical/530 DTSTART:20150327T110000 DTSTAMP:20150327T110000 DTEND:20150327T123000 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR