On the occasion of its 80th anniversary, this longtime Rockford-area manufacturer is enjoying something of a rejuvenation, as it turns its sights toward business growth. ...

Discover some of the latest product launches and innovations happening within our region’s manufacturing companies. ...

For more than 30 years, this business has made its living by manufacturing parts and buying up service parts divisions of other companies. See how leader Jimm Grafft's keen senses have led to big developments. ...

This Rockford manufacturer has found a sweet spot in perpetual growth. See how a philosophy that's geared toward product evolution has kept this company ahead of its competitors. ...

Manufacturing isn’t just about mechanical products. Food processing is big business, especially in our agriculture-rich region, where thousands of employees make it possible to get food from the farm to your table. ...