Manufacturing Excellence

Manufacturing Excellence

A collection of stories highlighting the people and places of Whirlpool Corporation's manufacturing sites throughout the world.

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Meet the Co-Bots: How Tech Is Aiding Whirlpool Employees, Not Ousting Them
By Riia O'Donnell Some talent managers believe digital skills gaps will cause businesses significant harm, while others worry about larger economic downturns. In the midst of all these shifts concerns, Whirlpool Corporation — a company with a 100-year long legacy — remains positive about its growth and the growth of its workers. The company has worked to find the right balance of...
Nov 21, 2019 9:05 AM ET
Lifelong Advantages of a Career in Manufacturing
By Dan O’Brien, Plant Lead, Clyde Operations, Whirlpool Corporation Another great National Manufacturing Month is nearly behind us, and as Whirlpool Corporation wraps up a month-long celebration of our manufacturing communities and our next generation of manufacturers, I think about how manufacturing has...
Nov 13, 2019 10:40 AM ET
How Humans & Tech Harmonize in Manufacturing Industry
Robots allow employees to focus on tasks that require greater cognitive skills. Collaborative robots can be used for repetitive tasks as well as those that require detailed precision, such as applying a consistent amount of adhesive in an exact, repeatable location. ...
Nov 8, 2019 8:00 AM ET
One Plant; Many Stories
Findlay, Ohio is a town with a storied history. It started with Colonel James Findlay, who built a road and stockade in the area to transport and shelter his troops during the War of 1812. This stockade was later named Fort Findlay in his honor, with the town of the same name sprouting up after the war. Decades later, the town of Findlay was a stop for slaves traveling along the...
Oct 22, 2019 12:00 PM ET
Working at This Freezer Plant Is One ‘Cool’ Job
In 1833, residents founded the town of Ottawa, Ohio, and named it in honor of the Native American Ottawa people, who once had a village at the site. Since that time, it has remained primarily agricultural, with more than 90 percent of Putnam County, where the town resides, under cultivation. In this peaceful Midwestern town of fewer than 5,000 residents, lies Whirlpool Corporation’s...
Oct 16, 2019 8:00 AM ET

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