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5 trends to watch in manufacturing this year (with video)

By St. Louis Business Journal

Feb 01, 2017

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With expectations of rising revenue, profits and employment, middle market manufacturers appear optimistic about prospects for the industry and their companies. Yet many companies are experiencing a decrease in demand, limiting their profitability and growth.

For companies to break out of a cycle of diminishing revenues — and for others to achieve their ambitious expectations for growth — a number of indicators are worth watching in the coming months, including technology investments and responses to changes in federal immigration policies.

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