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Market Research

Successful market research requires accurate, industry-based knowledge so you can make informed decisions that drive business growth. The MEP National Network’s market research experts gather targeted data on customers, competitors, industries, markets and trends that will help your business gain a competitive advantage.

MANTEC’s strategic growth resources were integral to increasing Pacer Pumps market penetration. Pacer Pumps has created new products and revenue streams and identified more progressive ways to get products in the hands of consumers.

—Kent Zollner, General Manager, Pacer Pumps
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Heroes of American Manufacturing: Omega Plastics
Heroes of American Manufacturing: Omega Plastics
This family-owned, tooling and injection molding manufacturer in Macomb County Michigan is the latest manufacturer featured in the Heroes of American Manufacturing video series. What started as one toolmaker in his garage, has grown into a 45 person company with a 70,000 square foot facility making prototype and low-volume production products for clients in medical, consumer packaging, automotive, and safety markets throughout the world. Learn more about how they successfully handled the recession and innovated into new markets with the help of their local MEP—the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center.




Manufacturing Reports


The purpose of this report is to help SMMs focus on realistic objectives achievable with appropriate implementation of digital technologies to cut costs, improve existing processes, and lay the groundwork for continued progress. It is also important to recognize that the biggest hurdles to effective implementation are not likely to be technical, but rather managerial and cultural.

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Created May 28, 2020, Updated May 25, 2021