October 14, 2019

Day 7: Manufacturing Week bus tour concludes with energy, tech, hops and more

Seven days on the road ended on Thursday as the AWB Manufacturing Week bus tour cruised through the rich farmland of south-central Washington. From...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 9, 2019

Day 6: Aluminum, bioplastics, grain and more in Eastern Washington (w/ video)

The range of what Washington can grow, produce, refine and create was on display during the sixth day of AWB’s Manufacturing Week bus tour, as th...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 8, 2019

Day 5: Manufacturing Week bus tour heads to Central Washington fruit processing, boat building, high-tech timber and more (w/ video)

The AWB Manufacturing Week tour bus began the fifth day of its cross-state tour in Cashmere, where a forward-thinking port district has created a t...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 7, 2019

Day 4: Green Manufacturing Award honors one of the cleanest refineries in the nation (w/ video)

AWB’s Manufacturing Week bus tour began its second leg this morning in the northwest corner of the state for the presentation of an award for env...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 6, 2019

Seattle manufacturer receives manufacturing award on third day of statewide tour (w/ video)

From the largest private-sector employer in Washington to an incubator for next-generation makers, the Manufacturing Week bus tour had a little bit...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 3, 2019

Day 2: Manufacturing Week bus tour hits King County (w/ video)

The power of manufacturing jobs was in evidence during the second day of AWB’s Manufacturing Week bus tour. The first two stops were at social en...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 2, 2019

AWB launches seven-day Manufacturing Week bus tour in Southwest Washington

The diversity of Washington’s manufacturing sector was on display Wednesday during the first day of AWB’s annual Manufacturing Week bus tour, f...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 1, 2019

On the road again: AWB's Manufacturing Week tour kicks off

The storytellers and advocates for Washington manufacturers climbed into a tour bus Tuesday night to begin a long journey. Their job:...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
September 26, 2019

Policy Summit brings together employers to unify, strengthen and lead

The state's premiere policy event wrapped up September 19 at the beautiful Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum. AWB’s annual Policy Summit brings togethe...
By: Lori Maricle   Comments: 0
September 18, 2019

New report shows economic impact of lack of affordable child care

The lack of access to affordable, high-quality child care isn’t just a problem for families. A new report released...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0