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MATR Newsletter – July 29, 2022
The state with the best education wins!

Missoula Public Library Named World’s Best in 2022 – Great Video

“… Missoula Public Library has it all. The building stands out for its beautiful architecture that pays homage to the surrounding landscape, while functioning as a library with a wealth of offers and possibilities that also serves as a meeting place for the local community. The library, therefore, scores highly against all the award’s criteria. It’s a library that you would relish having in your own local area. It’s a library built for the future,” said Jury chair Jakob Guillois Lærkes at the July, 2022 World Library event, hosted in Dublin.

Montana Department of Commerce is creating a list of contract manufacturers located in Montana by industry. Do you know of any others?

My department is creating a list of contract manufacturers located in Montana by industry.  If you are not familiar with the concept of contract manufacturing, it occurs when a small business hires another company to produce its products. It enables small businesses to begin selling their products without obtaining the large amount of capital necessary to build and run a factory.

NorthWestern Energy: CEO Bob Rowe to retire, COO named as successor

Recently, Bird steered NorthWestern Energy’s commitment to achieving carbon neutrality in its electric and natural gas operations by 2050 and the company’s environmental, social and corporate governance programs and reporting.

Simms Fishing Products sold for $192.5 million – Acquired by Vista Outdoor Inc.

Vista Outdoor Inc. is the parent company of 39 brands that design, manufacture and market sporting and outdoor products to consumers around the globe. Simms is a premium fishing brand and leading designer, marketer and manufacturer of waders, outerwear, footwear and technical apparel.

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