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Discover More with MazakTM Midwest
A Technology and Education Event for Midwest Shops

Join Machinery Systems and Mazak for Discover MORE with MazakTM Midwest 2017 at the Schaumburg Technology Center and discover new ways to make your manufacturing plant more productive and more profitable.

Change in US manufacturing is coming at an aggressive pace today.  Recent events have encouraged manufacturers, both local and abroad, to make more products right here in the USA.  The Midwest is home to many small and medium manufacturers, especially job shops that are poised to have tremendous growth over the next several years.  Industries such as automotive and aerospace have been doing well the last few years and will continue to have areas of growth.  Our Tool & Die and Mold shops have experienced a welcome resurgence due to those and other industries.  Businesses catering to the consumer, such as fast food cups, tops and other packaging materials are enjoying growth.  That market must constantly change the look and feel of their products to stay attractive and relevant to the consumer.   Now more than ever, foreign companies are looking to develop plans to produce products locally, creating further opportunities for US manufacturers to grow.
“It’s time to look at our processes and weed-out the ones that have the least return on investment”, says Eric Hilliard, President of Machinery Systems.  “With rapid change, the business that quickly adjusts will have an edge over their competition”.  At this year’s event you’ll see the highest industry machine tool technology and the newest education, repair and maintenance support programs from Mazak that will help drive your competitive advantage to higher levels“We just can’t do it the old-way and expect more out of our people and equipment”, says Mike Cekanor, CEO of Machinery Systems.  “If you want to participate in the next manufacturing renaissance, you’ll have to invest in creative solutions that are easy to implement.  We have them!”
Our message this year is simple; come see the newest Technology, Support & Learning programs at Mazak.  You’ll walk away with several new ideas to take back to your manufacturing operation.  Witness Mazak’s machine technology in action with real-world part cutting demonstrations.  Research Mazak’s support structure that has been created to exceed your dynamic plant support needs.  And, gain knowledge about how Mazak is educating our market on the most creative manufacturing solutions, such as Mazatrol Programming Systems, MTConnect, and IIoT.

About Machinery Systems Inc.
As the largest US distributor of Mazak machine tools, Machinery Systems Inc. (MSI) is focused on helping customers improve manufacturing efficiency. With more than 30 years of machine tool experience, MSI provides both the products and the expertise to increase customer throughput while decreasing costs, and MSI has positioned itself as a single source for fulfilling all machining needs. For more information call 847-882-8085 or visit


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