Purchasing managers at businesses throughout the Midwest are more optimistic about manufacturing than they have been in six years, according to a Creighton University survey. File photo AP
Purchasing managers at businesses throughout the Midwest are more optimistic about manufacturing than they have been in six years, according to a Creighton University survey. File photo AP

Midwest manufacturing is strongest in six years, boosting jobs outlook

July 03, 2017 10:12 AM