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Held annually and organized nationally by The Manufacturing Institute on the first Friday in October with events that continue throughout the month. The events highlight the importance and careers in this vital industry.

CIFT Helps manufacturers

Our mission is to help northwest Ohio manufacturers compete, grow, and build the workforce of tomorrow.

manufacturing Month events

Find an event highlighting manufacturers and rewarding careers in manufacturing near you.

About Manufacturing Day

Learn more about past manufacturing days and the Manufacturing Institute.

Manufacturing Success Stories

MEP centers like ours measure success by the impact we have in helping manufacturers grow and compete. Learn more about the how manufacturers have overcome challenges to grow and compete.

Check Out Our Latest Blogs in Manufacturing.

02 Sep: State-of-the-Art Product Development Partnering

Alloway’s research found there were no companies in the state of Ohio that offered respirometry testing services. They contacted CIFT, who connected them with The Ohio Energy & Advanced Manufacturing Center (OEAMC). OEAMC worked with Alloway to custom design and engineer a Mobile Respirometer System specifically for Alloway’s needs. Alloway saved over $100,000 with an increased investment of over $145,000 and avoided over $100,000 of unnecessary investments.

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