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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

Robotics Education & Competition Foundation Sets Guinness Record

KAM is honored to have taken part in the REC Foundation’s Guinness World Record title for the largest robot... read more

Metalsa expanding Kentucky plant, adding 250 jobs

A car parts manufacturer says an expansion at one of its plants in Kentucky will create roughly... read more

Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation receives $2.5 million grant to help injured or ill employees remain or return to work

The Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) has been awarded a $2.5 million U.S.... read more

Manufacturing Month to Highlight Worldwide Demand for Kentucky Products

As one of the nation’s most manufacturing-intense states, Kentucky throughout October will recognize Manufacturing Month, the 4,500 manufacturing facilities,... read more

GE Appliances Plans $200 Million-Plus Investment, 400 New Jobs in Louisville

During a news conference today in Louisville, Gov. Matt Bevin joined elected officials and Kevin Nolan, president and chief... read more

Precision Strip Increases Investment, Jobs at Bowling Green Location

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Precision Strip Inc., a metals processing company, will double its originally planned investment in... read more

Kentucky Named Recipient of Federal Grant to Grow Research and Innovation Pipeline

The Cabinet for Economic Development will receive $125,000 from the U.S. Small Business Administration to launch a program preparing... read more

Mubea employees rewarded for developing cost-saving tool through Idea Management program

Mubea utilizes an employee incentive program, Idea Management, to encourage employees to identify process improvements within its seven plants... read more

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