By NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – Two Tupelo companies will celebrate the inaugural Manufacturing Day on Friday.
Universal Asset Management and Hawkeye Industries will join companies across the country marking the event, which is sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturing Institute. The event will highlight the importance of manufacturing to the U.S. economy.
UAM will have a ceremony at 9 a.m. at its facility at the Tupelo Regional Airport.
Hawkeye Industries will conduct tours every 30 minutes from noon to 4 p.m.
For more information, call the Community Development Foundation at (662) 842-4521.