Through our dedication to product development, engineering, science, manufacturing and jobs, we occasionally end up in the press, trade journals, white papers, publications, and etc. Below you’ll find links to various press articles. You’ll also find general updates and press releases listed here.
If you happen to run across something not here, please let us know. We’d love to post it!
Swift Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc. highlighted in the Wall Street Journal!
“We can compete with China,” Mr. Heidenreich said, but that will require more investment in factories with the expertise and flexibility to match the Chinese. One problem, Mr. Heidenreich said, is that “there aren’t enough people like me,” fighting for orders from America’s product designers. read more…
With Few Contract Manufacturers in U.S., Many Businessmen Turn to China’s Expertise and Scale Mr. Heidenreich figured the project would create 50 to 70 jobs. He offered to try to set up a meeting between Marshmallow Fun and the governor of Wisconsin to discuss the advantages of manufacturing in that state. read more…
Swift Manufacturing & Engineering is in process of expanding! We’ve moved from our original location, at 5309 Voges Rd., to 3300 Commercial Ave., Madison Wi 53714. We’re now right in the heart of Madison. When we opened, in 2011, we started with 3000 sq.ft. Our new space offers us significantly more space with 14,000 sq.ft. of manufacturing space, and near 4000 sq.ft. of shared office space for engineering and administration. We’re now in a blended manufacturing environment with Air-Lec Industries, and are using the opportunity to help Air-Lec streamline their manufacturing and transition to more automated processes.
Year-end roundup finds manufacturing mostly on upswing – Madison-area manufacturers saw a moderately successful 2013, as companies continued to carefully plot and pursue a modest recovery from the steep economic… continue
Madison’s Swift Manufacturing & Engineering aims to grow by returning work from China – In the next three months, Madison-based Swift Manufacturing & Engineering will move into a new building, doubling its square footage to… continue
Business partners have complementary skill sets, desire to get along – Charles Heidenreich and Reidar Aamotsbakken met about 10 years ago, when both worked at Gammex RMI, a machine shop in Middleton. Finding a common interest in entrepreneurship, they started meeting once a week… continue