Md. manufacturers called upon for coronavirus response
There is a burgeoning response by Maryland and national manufacturers to the coronavirus pandemic, which is requiring more resources, such as masks, gloves and gowns for health care providers and even the wire racks that hold test tubes.
Marlin Steel named to Forbes’ list of ‘Small Giants’
Baltimore’s Marlin Steel has made the list of 25 “Small Giants” named by Forbes magazine as the best small businesses in the U.S. Here’s what Forbes had to say: Two things went wrong for CEO Drew Greenblatt soon after he bought Marlin Steel, a manufacturer of metal bagel baskets, in 1998. First, the low-carb Atkins […]
This local manufacturer understands the UA Lighthouse model
With the new UA Lighthouse unveiled this week, Under Armour is pushing an effort to manufacture locally, or as CEO Kevin Plank put it, “local-for-local.” While the concept hasn’t been done on a large scale in the apparel and footwear industry, one Baltimore company used technology to bring manufacturing back to Baltimore nearly 20 years […]