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  Services and Initiatives

MEP has developed a wide range of services and initiatives to help manufacturers identify opportunities that will accelerate and strengthen their growth and competitiveness in the global marketplace.

 
Continuous Improvement
Lean & Continuous Improvement
Helps companies embrace a culture of ongoing improvement, resulting in reduced lead times and improved efficiency, productivity, and quality. Learn More
     
Exporting
Export
Through the ExporTech™ program, MEP helps companies enter or expand in global markets. Learn More
     
Growth and Innovation
Growth and Innovation
Focuses on helping manufacturers to adopt new technology, develop and commercialize new products, and enter new markets. Learn More
Make it in America
Make it in America
Encourages manufacturers to keep operations in, or return them to, the U.S., by educating manufacturers and promoting procurement of American-made goods. Learn More
Supply Chain
Supply Chain
Provides a wide range of technical and business assistance, supporting the development of competitive manufacturing supply chains. Learn More
Sustainability
Sustainability
Helps companies gain a competitive edge by reducing environmental costs and impact. Learn More
Technology
Technology Acceleration
Serves as the connection between manufacturers and the technology opportunities and solutions they require to grow and compete in the global marketplace. Learn More
Workforce
Workforce
Addresses complex workforce issues on a number of fronts: assisting with worker training, at both the company and community level; improving the public image of factory employment; and helping manufacturers to approach workforce issues strategically. Learn More