Manufacturing TOP STORIES

By Geert De Lombaerde
May 8, 2015
Company last year started Lincoln Logs contract
By NashvillePost.com Staff
April 30, 2015
Job addition plans will more than double local workforce in four years
By Geert De Lombaerde
April 30, 2015
Franklin company required to invest $35M annually under deal

TOP MANUFACTURING NEWS

Spurred by China shipment news, Noranda soars

Big shipment first overseas for refinery, first in a series
Aug 31, 2015 2:50 PM
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PHG lands Pigeon Forge plant deal

Biomass gasification company teaming with Knoxville consultants
Aug 27, 2015 11:46 AM

Gen Cap America buys NJ company from Swedish conglomerate

Metal joining venture had $17M in '14 sales
Aug 17, 2015 2:45 PM

JBT CEO joins Clarcor board

50-year-old spent decade in leadership at Dover
Aug 13, 2015 9:17 AM

American Standard confirms big La Vergne plans

Fixtures maker to start 600-job operation late this year
Jul 28, 2015 12:44 PM

Hedge fund goes active on Delek

NY firm may seek board seat, push for changes or sale
Jul 27, 2015 2:53 PM

Silicon Ranch adds three execs

New vice chairman comes from big Canada investment manager that led $140M raise
Jul 27, 2015 1:15 PM

Earnings wrap: Tractor Supply, Noranda

Retailer raises guidance; aluminum maker delays plans to hike production
Jul 23, 2015 7:26 AM

Manufacturer bringing 245 jobs to Wilson County

Robotics company De-Sta-Co to consolidate U.S. operations in Mt. Juliet
Jul 14, 2015 2:17 PM

LP promotes marketing director to growth, innovation post

Siding veteran joined company in '03
Jul 2, 2015 7:08 AM

PEOPLE

JBT CEO joins Clarcor board

50-year-old spent decade in leadership at Dover
Aug 13, 2015 9:17 AM

New CEO for Mephisto USA

Jul 31, 2015 7:06 AM

Silicon Ranch adds three execs

New vice chairman comes from big Canada investment manager that led $140M raise
Jul 27, 2015 1:15 PM

LP promotes marketing director to growth, innovation post

Siding veteran joined company in '03
Jul 2, 2015 7:08 AM

NEED TO KNOW

With global giants Nissan, Bridgestone and GM leading the way — and hundreds of suppliers and service providers following — the automotive sector is of vital importance to Middle Tennessee's economic fortune. Want to track our cross-platform coverage of it? Click here.

Downtown-based Louisiana-Pacific began doing business in Chile more than a decade ago and expanded into Brazil a few years ago. But last year's massive Chilean earthquake has given a turbo boost to the company's Latin American operations, which now account for almost 10 percent of its sales. Read the story here.

It's one of the world's iconic brands. And since late 2009, it's often been in the headlines for allegedly using protected wood for its guitars. But Gibson Guitar execs also are looking to further diversify the company's operations. Catch up on all the news here.