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MN manufacturers open up to the public

Manufacturing is the backbone of Minnesota's economy. Manufacturing jobs are in high demand in Minnesota and manufacturers want to show the public what the buzz is all about.

Minnesota manufacturing companies are inviting the general public to tour their facilities on October 29 during the Minnesota Tour of Manufacturing.

Learn what local businesses do, experience the high level of technology in manufacturing today, and be exposed to the exciting career opportunities in manufacturing.

Manufacturers opening their doors on October 29 reach from Greenbush, Minn. all the way to Mankato, Minn.

The Statewide Tour of Manufacturing is the final event during Minnesota's Manufacturing Week (October 23-29, 2011).

The public is invited to attend as many or as few manufacturing tours as they wish in and around their area.

Most of the Tours begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 3 p.m.

To get more information about specific businesses and tour times in your area, visit the Tour of Manufacturing website at

The statewide Tour of Manufacturing is a partnership between Arrowhead Manufacturers & Fabricators Association, Central Minnesota Manufacturers Association, Minnesota Precision Manufacturers Association, Tri-State Manufacturers Association and 360* Center of Excellence.

Team Industries

Team Industries is one of those manufacturers opening up its doors.

There will be an open house at the facility, located at 4th and Robin Street in Audubon on Saturday, October 29 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

TEAM employees will be serving hot dogs and beverages.

TEAM Industries - Audubon is one of six locations operating as part of TEAM Industries, an employee owned, integrated, engineering driven company providing innovative solutions.  

TEAM Audubon has over 220 employees and primarily does machining and tooling of gears and clutches.