While the Vermeer Corporation was sponsoring the Tree Care Industry Expo opening reception Nov. 8, the company was also garnering national attention as part of a segment on NBC’s “Rock Center with Brian Williams.” The segment that night focused on how manufacturers are doing more with less, and making steady gains in productivity.
In an article related to the televised segment, Rock Center’s Sylvie Haller and Michelle Balani wrote that, “The United States may have shifted to a postindustrial economy, but that does not mean the manufacturing sector is dead. Far from it. From coast to coast, manufacturers are making more products, but with fewer people, as the sector makes an improbable rebound after a tough recession.”
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