Wilson Tool Invites Public to National Manufacturing Day

Open house to create awareness about skilled careers in manufacturing


WHITE BEAR LAKE, MINN. (October 3, 2016) – Wilson Tool International (www.wilsontool.com) will celebrate the fifth annual national Manufacturing Day on Friday, Oct. 7, with an open house, including tours of the company’s manufacturing facility, from 10 a.m. to

2 p.m. at 12912 Farnham Avenue, White Bear Lake, Minn.

Manufacturing Day (http://www.mfgday.com/events/2016/wilson-tool-international-3) is an annual national event that brings together hundreds of manufacturers to host students, teachers, parents, job seekers and other local community members at open houses designed to showcase modern manufacturing technology and careers.

Those attending the event at Wilson Tool can experience interactive exhibits and demonstrations showcasing how the company manufactures tooling, and learn about how that tooling is used to bend and form sheet metal into what will eventually become familiar items people might see or use everyday.

Additional information at the event will include workforce information, such as manufacturing careers for students, recent graduates or those looking for a career change. Wilson Tool employees will be available to answer questions about careers in manufacturing and the Wilson Tool organization.

Lunch and light refreshments will be provided.

Wilson Tool is the world’s largest independent manufacturer of tooling systems in the sheet metal industry. The company prides itself on lean manufacturing practices and is an innovative example of manufacturing in the 21st century.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information or to register, please visit http://www.mfgday.com/events/2016/wilson-tool-international-3/register, or email [email protected].

October 03, 2016