KAM is the Commonwealth’s most effective advocate for manufacturers

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The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers celebrates over 100 years of advocacy for manufacturers in Kentucky.

Established in 1911, the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers is Kentucky’s most effective advocate for manufacturers. KAM’s mission is to create and protect a manufacturing-friendly environment in Kentucky. In addition to advocating, KAM educates, connects and provides cost-saving programs and products to members.

Recent News

Catch up on the latest news from Kentucky manufacturers

Registration Open for Kentucky Registered Apprenticeship Summit in Louisville September 11-12

The Kentucky Registered Apprenticeship Summit, a collaborative effort between the Kentucky Labor Cabinet, Cabinet for Economic Development, Education and... read more

Fisher Phillips Recognized for Leading Collaboration by BTI Consulting Group

Fisher Phillips has been recognized by BTI Consulting Group for having Leading Collaboration across the law firm. The firm was... read more

Vanderbilt Chemicals Plans $13.7 Million Expansion in Murray

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Vanderbilt Chemicals, LLC will invest $13.7 million to increase the output of its Calloway... read more

Economic development forums bring together Kentucky agricultural and manufacturing interests

Three economic development forums held across Kentucky this week aimed to expand the stream of agricultural products into Kentucky’s... read more

Ford expanding SUV line with major investment at Louisville plant

Ford Motor Co. has announced a major investment at a Louisville plant that makes large SUVs. Ford will spend $900... read more

Gov. Bevin Announces Creation of Kentucky Work Matters Task Force

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced the creation of the Kentucky Work Matters Task Force at a press conference with... read more

Kentucky Celebrates Safest Year for Workplace Safety

The largest annual gathering of workplace safety professionals from companies all across Kentucky gathered in Covington this week for... read more

Free Forklift Operator “Train the Trainer” Course from CLARK Material Handling Company

In honor of National Forklift Safety Day, CLARK (a local forklift manufacturer) is once again offering the “Operator Train... read more

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