Latest MFGWatch Survey: North American Manufacturing Cooling Down?
May 25 2011 - 7:08am
In the latest MFGWatch Survey of North American Manufacturers, both buyers and suppliers say they are seeing moderate increases in activity - like inquiries for new work and business conditions - the...

Mitch Free on CNBC's Small Business Council; Optimism in Small Business
May 18 2011 - 1:47pm
Mitch Free, founder & CEO appears on CNBC’s Small Business Council to discuss optimism in small businesses. Mitch Free: "I'm actually more optimistic... In the customer base that we have... CEO Mitch Free Appears on Fox; Discusses Manufacturing & Online Marketplaces
May 3 2011 - 7:04am
Mitch Free, founder & CEO of, appeared on Fox Business News' Small Business Spotlight to discuss the value of manufacturing marketplaces, the opportunities for manufacturing on the...

Governor Announces First in Nation Partnership for New Hampshire Manufacturers
Apr 11 2011 - 3:43pm
Gov. John Lynch today unveiled a new Web site designed to better connect New Hampshire manufacturers with New Hampshire suppliers and buyers. The Web site is an outgrowth of a suggestion Gov. Lynch...

Governing Dynamics in an Evolving Economy
Apr 6 2011 - 8:15am
(ED: The reference to Governing Dynamics is from this clip in A Beautiful Mind. Unfortunately embedding is not available in our region. The clip above uses adult themed language. If you are offended... Offers Companies Affected by the Recent Disaster in Japan a 60 Day Free Sourcing Membership
Mar 24 2011 - 8:25am
Hi Everyone! Check out a Press Release (below) that is going out today. We here at are deeply saddened by the recent catastrophe in Japan. We are doing what we can to help today by opening up...

Five Best Practices For Finding Quality, Qualified Workers
Mar 23 2011 - 8:14am
The trend of reshoring is picking up more steam these days as OEMs and large manufacturers realize the total costs of managing extended supply The labor shortage in the US is real. But, there are... CEO Mitch Free On CNBC; Comments on Manufacturing in Japan and Social Media for Small Business
Mar 21 2011 - 1:05pm
Mitch Free, founder & CEO appears on CNBC's Small Business Council to discuss Social Media for Small Businesses and comments on manufacturing in Japan given the recent disaster in the...

Japanese (and Global) Supply Chain Must Change Rapidly Amidst Tragedy
Mar 18 2011 - 10:38am
ED: is deeply saddened by the human tragedy in Japan and recommends supporting the Japanese Red Cross directly.  They are on the ground in the affected areas and can provide direct assistance... to host a Supplier Development Webinar on Wednesday, March 16th at 4pm
Mar 14 2011 - 2:12pm is hosting a Supplier Development Webinar called "Job Shop Scheduling: How to get More Jobs Done Faster" on Wednesday, March 16th at 4pm EST. Space is limited to the first 100 Suppliers, so...