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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

CBD Oil Extraction and Distillation Operation to Locate in Danville

Gov. Matt Bevin today congratulated International Farmaceutical Extracts LLC (IFE), which specializes in CBD oil extraction and distillation, on... read more

Central Motor Wheel of America to Add 145 Full-Time Jobs, Nearly Double its Paris Facility Size

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced the scope of Central Motor Wheel of America Inc.’s expansion project in Paris will... read more

Gov. Bevin Joins Takigawa at Opening of First US Operation

Gov. Matt Bevin today joined local officials and executives from Takigawa Corp. Japan to open the company’s nearly $46... read more

Sullivan University Announces Tuition Discount Program with KAM

Sullivan University, one of the state's leading providers of career-focused education, has announced a tuition discount agreement with the... read more

Startup Distillery with Historic Roots to Locate in Nelson County

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Log Still Distilling LLC will construct a premium bourbon and rye whiskey operation in... read more

Independent Stave Breaks Ground on $66.5 Million, 220-Job Cooperage in Morehead

Gov. Matt Bevin today congratulated barrel manufacturer Independent Stave Co. for starting construction on its $66.5 million Commonwealth Cooperage... read more

Startup Stave Mill and Cooperage Announced in Metcalfe County

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced startup manufacturer Pennington Stave and Cooperage Corp. plans to establish a mill in the... read more

Former Kansas Department of Labor Secretary Appointed as Workforce Investment Commissioner

Former Kansas Department of Labor Secretary Lana Gordon has been appointed as the new Commissioner of the Department of... read more

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