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A company in Florida is seeking to purchase a water distillation system capable of producing 5 gallons per day. The company is also seeing an ultrapure water finisher as well. Responses requested by July 18, 2022 For more information, register for Connex Florida HERE or contact FloridaMakes Supplier Development (Link to “Contact Us”) #LatestOpportunities
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Regional Manufacturers Association: First Coast Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Energy Solutions Since 2005, Solar Stik, Inc. has actively designed, manufactured, deployed, and supported rugged power systems for austere applications. These energy solutions increase operational autonomy while reducing the heavy logistical burdens associated with off-grid power such as fuel consumption and transportation. The power systems ensure critical communications, medical, and surveillance equipment have reliable, clean power 24/7. Solar Stik products currently serve the U.S. Military and partner armed forces, the United Nations, the ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: Sarasota Manatee Area Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Metal Roofs, Windows, Doors, Railing Founded in 1978 by Butch Mullet in a small garage behind his home, Mullet's Aluminum Products, Inc. has grown into the one of the largest manufacturers of architectural aluminum products in the Southeastern U.S. with over 240 full-time employees. Recognized every year since 2007 by the Aluminum Association of Florida with their Industry Award of Excellence, Mullet's Aluminum specializes in providing quality workmanship and superior products to the Condominium, Residential and Commercial markets ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: South Florida Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Biomedical Biorep enables advancements in medical technologies by offering the single source solution for healthcare professionals and researchers worldwide through a collaborative commitment to the design, development, and manufacturing of innovative biomedical products to improve the quality of life for patients. Through a close relationship with the Diabetes Research Institute and Dr. Camillo Ricordi, Biorep developed the equipment and method used worldwide for islet isolation research. Throughout the development of diabetes research equipment, ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Heavy glass used for frameless shower doors, wine closets, office partitions and glass railing systems. D3 Glass was founded in 2012 by the Daubmann family in Ft. Myers (Lee County). D3 Glass manufactures and tempers heavy glass used for frameless shower doors, wine closets, office partitions and glass railing systems. Some of their product has been shipped to the Kennedy Space Center, Trump Doral Resort, Disney’s Contemporary Hotel and Grand Floridian Villas. In the last nine years D3 Glass has increased in revenue, employee workforce and ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: South Florida Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): I nnovative products and services in medical and surgical, neurotechnology, orthopaedics and spine. Stryker’s Robotics headquarters is located in Weston and is home to the Mako robotic arm-assisted system. The Mako platform, available worldwide, brings value to orthopaedic surgery through procedural advancements, and improved patient experience focused on clinical outcomes and enhanced patient satisfaction. The Mako robotic arm assisted surgery technology enables pre-operative planning and provides surgeons with intra-operative tactile guidance ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: First Coast Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Engine Pre-Cleaning, Air Filtration Systems Sy-Klone International, founded in 1986 and headquartered in Jacksonville, is a manufacturing and technology company that creates industry-leading air filtration solutions. Sy-Klone’s customers include nine out of the top ten global construction and mining Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), the U.S. government and international militaries, and distributors on six continents that supply end users of heavy equipment across the globe in the most intensive, debris-laden industries. Over decades, Sy-Klone ...
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FloridaMakes Launches Annual Award for Florida’s Top Manufacturing Apprentices Florida’s top manufacturing apprentices will be honored at the annual MakeMore Manufacturing Summit in October 2022. ORLANDO, FL – FloridaMakes, a statewide organization operated by an alliance of Florida's regional manufacturers associations and partner organizations, has announced a new statewide award, celebrating Florida’s top manufacturing apprentices. The Apprentice of the Year award will be given to manufacturing apprentices who have made an outstanding commitment to their professional development and have made a positive difference to their respective company. Apprentices ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: First Coast Manufacturers Association Primary Product(s): Marine & Industrial Fabrication BAE's North Florida facility is located two miles from the Atlantic Ocean, at the intersection of the St. Johns River and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. A river depth of 41 feet provides customers with easy deep water access from both the Caribbean and the Atlantic. In Jacksonville, they specialize in mega-yacht repairs and refits, as well as commercial and U.S. Navy ship repairs and conversions, marine fabrication and industrial fabrication and assembly. BAE's Jacksonville facility is uniquely able to ...
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Regional Manufacturers Association: Sarasota-Manatee Area Manufacturers Association (SAMA) Primary Product(s): CAN Bus Displays, CAN Bus & Analog Gauges, Sensors, Senders and Instrument Clusters Headquartered in Bradenton, Florida, Veethree Electronics is a major supplier of custom products to OEM’s, engine manufacturers and the aftermarket around the world. Their policy is to ensure customer satisfaction by providing a high quality product on time at a competitive cost through continual improvement. Their roots lie in the analog gauge market where they offer a gauge to meet any need. Along with classic analog gauge styles, Veethree ...
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Primary Product(s): Bacardi Rum, DEWAR’S whiskey, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE, and ERISTOFF vodka Bacardi Bottling Corporation, located in Jacksonville, operates Bacardi Limited’s second largest bottling plant in the world. The plant in Jacksonville bottles BACARDÍ rum which is shipped in bulk weekly to Jacksonville from their distillery in Puerto Rico in a 24/5 operation. The bottling plant supplies over 80% of BACARDÍ rum sold domestically while the rest supplies markets in Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Asia. The plant produces over 9M 9L cases annually. Products bottled at the plant include, but are not limited to, Bacardi's traditional rums such as BACARDÍ ...
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Primary Products: Lumber, Engineered Wood West Fraser is a diversified wood products company with more than 60 facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Europe. From responsibly sourced and sustainably managed forest resources, the company produces lumber, engineered wood (OSB, LVL, MDF, plywood, particleboard), and other products including pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and renewable energy. West Fraser’s products are used in home construction, repair and remodeling, industrial applications, papers, tissue and box materials. The West Fraser location being recognized as a finalist in the 2022 Sterling Manufacturers Business ...
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L-R: Greg Britton, state director of the Florida SBDC Network, and Kevin Carr, CEO of FloridaMakes, with the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). Florida SBDC Network, FloridaMakes Announce Partnership to Aid State’s Small Manufacturers Jacksonville, Fla. – The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network and FloridaMakes have formalized a strategic partnership to support Florida’s small manufacturers. The partnership will provide greater access to and awareness of Florida SBDC Network and FloridaMakes training and resources for small manufacturers in Florida. The agreement will foster greater communication, cross-referrals, understanding ...
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Florida Trade & Logistics 2030 Study Released; Key Manufacturing Goals Identified The Florida Chamber Foundation, in partnership with FloridaMakes, creates blueprint for making Florida a top 10 global economy by 2030. The Florida Chamber Foundation has released its blueprint for making Florida a top 10 global economy by 2030. As you might expect, the success of Florida's manufacturing sector will have a major impact in achieving that goal. One of the objectives of the study is to make Florida 5th in U.S. manufacturing output by 2030. As of 2020, Florida was 12th, according to the study. “The trade and logistics industry is quickly evolving, ...
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FloridaMakes and the Sterling Council Announce Finalists for the 2022 Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards ORLANDO, FL – The Sterling Council and FloridaMakes announced today the 23 manufacturing companies in a field of over 160 nominees who have been named as finalists for the 2022 Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence (SMBE) Awards. The winners, chosen from among the finalists, will be announced during the 30th Annual Governor’s Sterling Awards Banquet on June 3 at the Gaylord Palms resort in Orlando. The Sterling Council and FloridaMakes collaborate on the SMBE awards to recognize the state’s high-performing manufacturers. Manufacturing ...
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Connex Florida, the state's pre-eminent supply chain database, connecting manufacturers throughout Florida, has launched a new platform! The new Connex Florida platform offers a new user interface and integration of the National Connex Marketplace. The National Connex Marketplace, like Connex Florida, connects manufacturers with supplier opportunities and networking – except on a national level. National Connex Marketplace Promotion - Now Thru June 30! While Connex Florida is always free for Florida manufacturers, from now thru June 30 sign up for the National Connex Marketplace for FREE ($500 value) and unlock the opportunity to strengthen your ...
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A small company in Iowa is looking for additional suppliers of Chromed OD Tube. Must be produced at steel mil spec with a certified test/inspection report. ASTM A513, 1026 DOM, Chromed OD Tube 1.5 D x 1.00ID. Needs to meet ASTM A513 requirements. Final product is covered with cardboard sleeves and banded together in bundles. Quantity: 12,000 to 18,000 ft annually Target price: Set by market pricing Responses Requested By: May 12, 2022 For more information, register for Connex Florida HERE or contact FloridaMakes Supplier Development (Link to “Contact Us”) #latestopportunities #SupplyChain #Advocacy #Latest Opportunities #LatestOpp ...
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How Small Manufacturers Can Future-Proof Their Supply Chains The following article is re-published, courtesy of Industry Week magazine. Author: Michael Aller Director, Supplier Development FloridaMakes The legacy focus on low, per-unit cost of production that led to offshoring continues to haunt U.S. manufacturers through a cascading series of supply chain disruptions – shortages of materials, failed deliveries, unreliable schedules, and massive increases in shipping costs. Smaller manufacturers must now prioritize reliability as much or more than price, and they also should be seeking partners that can add value to their supply chain and ...
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FloridaMakes Enhances Apprenticeship Program with Florida Ready to Work First statewide organization to add essential soft skills training requirement in its apprenticeship program Orlando, FL — FloridaMakes has announced a new strategic partnership with Florida Ready to Work, a research-based career readiness program created by Florida law. As a part of this partnership, FloridaMakes will become the first statewide organization to add Florida Ready to Work’s essential soft skills training to their required apprenticeship curriculum. “Apprenticeship programs are integral to FloridaMakes’ mission of improving the performance of Florida’s manufacturing ...
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PRESS RELEASE [Tampa, March 28, 2022]. The Bay Area Manufacturers Association (BAMA) announced today the appointment of two to the board of directors: Suzanne Chambers of Roebuck Technologies and Cristine Torrefranca of Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund. “We are extremely excited and grateful to welcome Suzanne and Cristine as our newest board members,” said Christina Davenport, President of the Bay Area Manufactures Association. “Each of them provides our board with a unique background and perspective and we look forward to their expertise and guidance this year.” Suzanne Chambers is the Chair for the membership committee. She has been a BAMA member ...
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