Inaugural Writing

Welcome to the inaugural writing of Our Industry Matters!  The information provided is intended to be relevant to Northeast Arkansas manufacturers and industry.  We will 
provide links to resources, the latest reports and trends in industry, and 
interesting news from our own industrial community.  Please send any great updates about new products, certifications, expansions, employee promotions, or anything else about your company that you might like to share to

Check out our new Workforce Training Consortium website at - it has been redesigned for greater functionality, and we’ve added some cutting-edge new training like an APICS certification course, a 4-hour safety training, and continue to offer our ever-popular welding and electrical courses, computer and first aid courses, etc.  If you need some specific training that isn’t offered, let us know!  The Consortium is for YOU and YOUR WORKFORCE!  You can reach Donna Taylor at  870.680.8715, Linda Sharp at 870.680.8717, or Shelle Randall at  870.933.5757.