Providence Business News: Poll Shows Skilled Workers Key to Manufacturing Recovery

A new poll by Polaris MEP shows sales continue to be the greatest challenge facing Rhode Island manufacturers, and half of the respondents said “workforce/people” are crucial to a faster recovery from the coronavirus crisis, reported the Providence Business News.

“What manufacturers need from the support network falls into two main areas: workforce and technology,” said Christian Cowan, Polaris MEP Center director. “More automated equipment and more skilled people would help our manufacturers get not just back to business, but back to better.”

Click here to read the story, published July 31, 2020 in the Providence Business News.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *