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Major Aluminum Maker Shuts Down; Vinyl's Resurgent Demand; Tesla Layoffs | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 74
Also on the podcast, solar umbrellas burst into flames, regulators hit Phillips 66, new tech turns whole fish into food and fireworks prices skyrocket.
Stellantis Begins Indefinite Layoff; Kellogg Splits; Musk Says Rivian, Lucid in 'Deep Trouble' | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 73
Also on the podcast, solar RV promises "endless water," engineer sues Amazon for work-from-home costs, Toyota recalls car for wheels that fall off and driverless electric freight vehicle gets approved.
Jun 27th, 2022
Lego's $1B Expansion; Dealers Stop Selling E-Mustangs; CAT's Big Move; Tesla Won't Stop Burning: Today in Manufacturing Ep. 72
Also on the podcast, the shortage no one is talking about, Amazon's toxic responsibilities, a renewable energy fix, and providing a boost to EV sales.
Jun 20th, 2022
Forced Monkey Coconut Labor, Deere Move Jobs to Mexico, Jeep Tips Over | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 71
Jun 13th, 2022
Ford's EV Price War; World's Largest Whisky Bottle; DeLorean Reveals Alpha5 | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 70
Jun 6th, 2022
Tesla Fire, World's Most Expensive Car Sold, GM's 'Double Standard' | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 69
May 31st, 2022
Bug Kills Old Company; Harley-Davidson's Production Stop; Plane Crash Intentional | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 68
May 23rd, 2022
Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Jun 13th, 2022
Foxconn Could Take Over Lordstown; Big Strike in Midwest; Mini Urban Airports | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 66
Also on the podcast, trash mountain overwhelms city, building collapses in China, food plant fires fuel conspiracy theories and how to bring manufacturing back to the U.S.
May 9th, 2022
War Over Cement Plant, Datsun Dies, Tesla Robot's Big Potential | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 65
Also on the podcast, GE building world's largest concrete 3D printer, Boeing upset over Air Force One deal, Lockheed's aggressive hiring, green ooze factory to be demolished and masks used to make stronger concrete.
May 2nd, 2022
EV Warnings from BMW & Rivian; Plane to Fly 9,200 mph; Bidding Over Mystery Company | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 64
Also on the podcast, Lucid unveils planet's most powerful EV, buyers get priced out of new vehicles, border inspections cause gridlock and Lucky Charms faces investigation.
Apr 25th, 2022
'Suspicious' Potato Grenade; Driverless Taxi Pulled Over; Kmart Nears Extinction | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 63
Also on the podcast, warehouses pay $2.50 per hour in California, "world's" first cannabis breathalyzer, heavy EVs pose accident risks, freight railroad problems and injuries up as Amazon pledges to be "Earth's safest."
Apr 18th, 2022
The Cars That Sank on Felicity Ace; Mondelez Plant Damage; GE Engineer Convicted | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 62
Also on the podcast, Packard plant to be demolished, world's first robot burger, Mattel is "nearshoring," Walmart addresses driver shortage and an e-nose that senses fine whiskey.
Apr 11th, 2022
Failed Fastener's Catastrophic Damage; GM Workers Sleep on Floors; EV Company Pays $40 Per Hour | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 61
Also on the podcast, Musk's screaming matches with regulators, Leopard shuts down Mercedes plant, Russia's brain drain, manufacturing in space and Vietnamese automaker brings 7,500 jobs to N.C.
Apr 4th, 2022
Boeing 737 Crash; Stellantis Smash & Grab; Molten Plastic Accident | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 60
Also on the podcast, Kawasaki's robot goat, earthquake hits chipmakers, Lockheed's big hiring bonuses, the end of steel tariffs and Red Bull's new stunt.
Mar 28th, 2022
Sanctions Crush Automaker; Smart Devices Are Spying; Tesla Fires Worker for Tech Reviews | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 59
Also on the podcast, massive cargo ship sinks, hackers attack Nvidia, activists storm aluminum oligarch's mansion, cloud seeding fails, and new law would require hack disclosure.
Mar 21st, 2022
Helicopter Maker Abandons Factory; Heroic Factory Worker; Spraying Diesel Causes Fire | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 58
Also on the podcast, engineer pitches "space shotgun," judge tells plant to quiet down, vodka maker changes name and first pig heart transplant patient dies.
Mar 14th, 2022
Ford Takes Name Tesla Wanted; World's Largest Plane Destroyed; Jeep's Defective Electronics | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 57
Also on the podcast, Fitbit watches are burning users, Avery Dennison has new plans for closing plant, biotech exec swindles hospitals, and the auto industry acts more and more like the consumer electronics sector.
Mar 7th, 2022
Explosion Rocks Refinery; Hershey's Prison Plant; Ford Beats Tesla | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 56
Also on the podcast, Virgin abandons passenger hyperloop, auto CEO calls out U.S. workers, craft breweries struggle to find beer cans, and planes get outfitted with bionic sharkskin.
Feb 28th, 2022