First Person: Manufacturers: Disrupt or Be Disrupted
1 Oct 2022
AD: What were your company’s major challenges caused directly by the pandemic, and how did you handle them?
Norheim: Our major challenges matched those of many other companies, including supply chain hurdles, remote workforce management, and obstacles caused by operating during the pandemic since we were classified as an essential business. But our workforce rallied. We persevered and overcame many obstacles in our path, even though it was difficult.
Energy resiliency is a critical issue that’s been exacerbated by storms, drought and fire, and recently - heatwaves. This summer in California, for example, the state had to take drastic measures to prevent widespread outages. As PBS reported, they risked falling “5,000 megawatts short of its power supply at peak...
Amazon is building a new 140,000-square-foot facility in Centerville, MN, in the heart of the Minnesota Technology Corridor. Known for a fast speed-to-market, the Corridor has been attracting interest from technology, manufacturing and distribution companies. “It’s possible to get a project approved in two months,” said Chris Eng, Economic Development...
Minnesota Technology Corridor Launches Redesigned Website to Increase Awareness Nationally and InternationallyJul 27 2022
New Website Engages Businesses and Site Selectors Looking to Relocate or Startup RAMSEY, MN -- Minnesota Technology Corridor recently launched a newly redesigned website, created by Golden Shovel Agency, to further strengthen its online presence and foster economic growth. The website has a new and improved look and features...