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The American Welding Society (AWS) has declared April, “National Welding Month.”  The purpose of National Welding Month is to recognize and appreciate the impact quality welding work has on so many aspects of our daily lives. From manufacturing facilities to automotive assembly plants to construction sites, skilled welding professionals are hard at work building the… Read more »

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Ever since we heard Captain Picard of the USS Enterprise utter the phrase “Tea. Earl Grey. Hot” to a hole in the wall and then start sipping from his glass cup, we’ve been enthralled with the possibility of machines that could create something out of nothing. Having a “replicator” that can create a nice, hot… Read more »

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Big things are happening in the Bluegrass State. According to Kentucky Governor, Matt Bevin, “An exciting new economic development day is dawning in the Commonwealth. The nation and the world are taking notice.” This seems to be especially true of manufacturing in Kentucky. A recent Kentucky Association of Manufacturers article reports that in just eight… Read more »

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Growing its ability to supply manufacturing clients with prototypes to full contract manufacturing, Winston Manufacturing welcomes Stephanie Kharizanova to its team of manufacturing solution providers. “Stephanie’s experience in sales and her network of past clients will be a great asset to Winston Manufacturing as we continue to grow our client base in the region and… Read more »

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Faced with the need to significantly reduce costs and improve their bottom line, many US businesses have opted to move product manufacturing and assembly from the U.S. to foreign countries with abundant low-cost labor.  This tactic of exporting manufacturing jobs has not been without consequences. These include both a long-term detrimental impact on the US… Read more »

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Winston Innovation and The Solution that Helped Build a Brand The Winston Manufacturing tradition of metal fabrication innovation began in the 1960’s when Winston Shelton left GE to form a new prototyping business with his brother, Naaman Shelton.  Winston Shelton had twenty years of experience working at GE with over 45 patents to his credit…. Read more »

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When you are looking for a production partner or need a prototype to launch a new product, finding the right metal fabrication supplier is crucial to the success of your project. If you choose a metal fabrication supplier not qualified nor well-matched with your metal fabricating needs it could cost you in terms of product… Read more »

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When it comes to choosing a manufacturing partner to handle your large production runs, you have a lot of options. Understanding the advantages offered by each manufacturer you consider will mean the difference between simply getting the job done and getting superior products that are efficiently produced for the highest levels of profitability. Winston Manufacturing… Read more »

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When developing a new product for market, custom metal fabrication provides the ideal solution for getting from concept to physical product. Custom metal fabrication can also be the best process for improving the design of an existing product to lower production costs, enhance quality, or address defects. Custom Metal Fabrication vs Stock Metal Fabrication In… Read more »

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Creating a prototype is one of the most rewarding things you can do in the process of developing a new product. A prototype brings your idea to life in ways that one-dimensional conceptual drawings simply cannot match. The benefits of a prototype go far beyond the visual and tactile satisfaction of an actual sample of… Read more »