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Celebrating Made in the USA!

As we get ready for the 4th of July holiday, we can’t help but get a little patriotic about our country, and the connectors we make right here in Chicago IL, USA. Many of the electrical connectors you can find from other … Continue reading

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New Whitepaper: The MC Cable Revolution is Gaining Ground

The use of Metal Clad (MC) Cable, over traditional conduit, has slowly increased in the U.S. over the past 10 years. But that’s about to change. NEC regulation changes in 2002 have made this revolution possible with expanded uses that … Continue reading

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Let The Sun Shine On Your Winning Photo

Win Two $125 Amazon Gift Cards in June It’s funny how contests go. During the fall of 2013 we had two or more winners each month in our photo contest. This past March we had two winners. And then in … Continue reading

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Application Stories from March Photo Contest Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to Jeff Ramsey of HD Supply and John Cocozzo with Circle D Lights.  Their application photos were just so good that we awarded each of them First Place in the Remke Photo Contest for March.  They each won a … Continue reading

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Finding & Keeping a Next-Gen Workforce

Most of us have heard or read about the talent gap in manufacturing.  Hiring in manufacturing might also be impacted by  a public perception that stems from the outdated concept of what manufacturing ‘looks like’……a dirty workplace that’s not technologically … Continue reading

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Win a $125 Amazon Gift Card from Remke

Here’s your chance! Photos of applications using any Remke product just might win you an Amazon Gift Card! Each month Remke will award a $125 Amazon gift card to whomever submits the best application photo(s). During 2014 there will be … Continue reading

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50 Years of Applied Wisdom Launches Remke to the Next 50 Years

It’s taken us 50 years to become a premier manufacturer of electrical connectors, cord grips and more, building Remke Industries from the ground up. During that time, we’ve had growing pains, worked incredibly hard for many victories, experienced unexpected successes … Continue reading

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What Manufacturers and Customers AREN’T Telling Each Other

I don’t know about you, but UL’s global study The Product Mindset is new to me.  Now in its third year, this study provides insights about the ways manufacturers & consumers think and feel about the products they make, sell, … Continue reading

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Have you heard the latest about RESHORING?

For more than 50 years, Remke Industries has been manufacturing our line of cord grips & molded connectors in the Chicago suburbs.  We’re proud to use the MADE IN USA symbol, glad to support organizations like the Made In America … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Predictions for 2014 Focus on Technology

Every year the IDC Manufacturing Insights Group gives its predictions of manufacturing trends for the coming year to help company leaders capitalize on emerging market opportunities and plan for future growth. Their list for 2014 seems to focus on two … Continue reading

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