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New MEP National Network Infographic Explores Reshoring

New MEP National Network Infographic Explores Reshoring

The MEP National Network has published a new, data-filled reshoring infographic with insights related to past reliance on foreign sources and the potential for bringing more manufacturing back to the U.S. The publication notes the top industries reshoring back to...

Food giveaway caters to Rhode Island’s Southeast Asian community

Food giveaway caters to Rhode Island’s Southeast Asian community

Polaris MEP was proud to support the Center for Southeast Asians "Year of the Tiger" yesterday in Providence. The morning's rain did nothing to dampen then the enthusiasm of this community!Learn about the program (and see if you spot our logo) in this WJAR-TV piece....

Made in America Manufacturing Communities Act 2022

Made in America Manufacturing Communities Act 2022

Rhode Island Representative David N. Cicilline and Michigan Representative Peter Meijer have re-introduced the “Made In America Manufacturing Communities Act,” which empowers the Secretary of Commerce to design consortiums as “manufacturing communities” eligible for...

Boston Globe: Shortages are more than a simple supply chain problem

Boston Globe: Shortages are more than a simple supply chain problem

Christian Cowan, formerly the Center Director for Polaris MEP and now Executive Director of 401 Tech Bridge talks with The Boston Globe about how a technology and innovation gap is contributing to supply chain problems.   Government investment shifts resulted in key...

Polaris MEP Reports Positive Economic Impact from FY 2021 Programs

Polaris MEP Reports Positive Economic Impact from FY 2021 Programs

RI Manufacturing Center Services Helped Manufacturers Achieve $121.5M in Sales, 1628 Jobs Added/Retained Providence, RI – January 31, 2022 – Non-profit consulting group Polaris MEP has released its annual report for FY 2021, reporting positive economic impacts...