Meeting Objectives

The Mississippi Manufactures Association is interested in

  1. Facilitate connections that can lead to new business opportunities and partnerships.
  2. Introduce the Connex Mississippi Supply Chain Marketplace Platform.
  3. Provide manufacturers with access to technical resources, expertise, and best practices.

Organization Profile

The Mississippi Manufacturers Association – Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MMA-MEP) is a member of the MEP National Network. The MEP National Network has centers in all 50 States and Puerto Rico charged with assisting small and medium sized manufacturers to become more productive, profitable, and globally competitive.

MMA-MEP links industry and business with its network of research universities, community colleges, government agencies, and other partner organizations to deliver technical assistance, customized training, and other tools and resources needed to improve operational efficiency, productivity, and competitiveness for Mississippi manufacturers.

The MEP National Network’s supply chain development and management services can help you improve the performance of your supply chain and manage the impact of disruptions. While each MEP Center customizes its services to the needs of local companies, here are some examples of support available:

  • Supply chain mapping and risk assessment
  • Supplier Scouting
  • Process improvement and supplier development
  • Procurement and supply chain management strategy