Nevada Manufacturing and Made in America Week Nevada manufacturing is stronger than ever. Last month, President Trump proclaimed July 17th, 2017, as Made in America Day and July 16th through July 22 as Made in America Week. As part of this celebration, on July 17th The White House invited manufactures from all 50 states to… Read More


Evolving U.S. Supply Chains and Nevada Manufacturing A new MForesight study examines the evolution of the supply chain and the future of American manufacturing, leading to a contemplation of the future for Nevada manufacturing. Robust supply chains are essential to U.S. manufacturing competitiveness and by extension, Nevada manufacturing. In most sectors, suppliers add more than… Read More


Apprenticeships Help Employers Meet Their Labor Needs Now By: Cheryl Olson, Project Director, Nevada’s Apprenticeship Project Significant talent shortages and skill gaps are slowing employers’ efforts to expand, innovate, and excel. These workforce challenges undermine productivity and profitability. The good news? There is a program solution to meet talent challenges: Registered Apprenticeship. Apprenticeship programs are… Read More


What is APICS? APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) and… Read More


Exports are too often not part of a company’s stra­tegic marketing plan. When domestic sales are robust, often there is little interest in under­taking the nuances and sometimes complexities of finding, developing and selling to a foreign market. Statistically, smaller companies will perform better if they export, but they must be proactive in their approach… Read More


NEVADA Industry Excellence (NVIE) specializes in providing the most robust and defensible application of federal and state research and development tax credit laws, identified qualifying activities and costs.  Our engineering and tax consultants assist our clients in developing a credit methodology. Manufacturers often make large investments in new products, processes and packaging. They are often… Read More