Friends of Manufacturing

Manufacturers give students a taste of the industry


Suburban manufacturers and high school students recently celebrated National Manufacturing Day by opening their facilities to the next generation of workers.

National Manufacturing Day on Friday was geared to change perceptions of the industry to encourage the next generation of workers to consider a career in manufacturing. Members of the Schaumburg-based industry association TMA participated in the program, including Principal Manufacturing in Broadview; Prater Industries in Bolingbrook; Keats Manufacturing in Wheeling; and Termax Corp. in Lake Zurich.

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