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Lawrence Sportswear Maker Pivots to Making Isolation Gowns

AIM member 99 Degrees Custom, a Lawrence-based manufacturer of sportswear, normally takes up to 18 months to develop…

State Announces Implementation of Unemployment Benefits from Federal CARES Act

The Baker Administration today announced details for the initial implementation of federal unemployment benefits in the CARES Act,…

State Issues Guidance on Private Options for Paid Leave

It’s easy to forget amid the upheaval of the COVID-19 crisis that Massachusetts remains on target to begin…

Business Confidence Plummets

The Associated Industries of Massachusetts Business Confidence Index recorded the largest monthly drop in its history during March…

Thank You

“The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to…

Pandemic Disrupts Global Supply Chains

Companies across the globe are experiencing major supply chain interruptions.  The US plans to provide tariff relief delays…

Manufacturers – Can You Make Personal Protective Equipment?

If your manufacturing company could potentially contribute to making personal protective equipment (PPE) for the health-care professionals fighting…

What’s in the $2 Trillion Federal Disaster Relief Package?

(This article will be updated as events develop during the day) The Senate and White House have reached…

AIM Expresses Support for Administration Steps to Contain Pandemic

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) today expressed support for Governor Charlie Baker’s order closing non-essential workplaces, even while…