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Small business manufacturing in a COVID world

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, no industry has felt more impact than manufacturing, facing a disrupted supply chain and decreased demand. And although PPP loans and other forms of aid have helped, small businesses in particular have taken a significant hit.

What’s coming our way in 2021, and what should small manufacturing businesses do going forward? Paul Kumler, president of KTM Solutions, tells how KTM got through 2020 and gives his thoughts on why small businesses matter and what they can do to weather this pandemic. See the full discussion in his opinion piece for South Carolina Manufacturing.



KTM is a team of professional engineers that partners with manufacturing companies to overcome challenges and deliver the custom design solution and the expertise you need for your project.

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KTM utilizes a staff of registered mechanical engineers (PE) that are qualified in the design and analysis of advanced machines, fixtures, lifting systems, and mechanical structures. We design and analyze for sufficient strength, optimal mechanical performance, and safety in accordance with industry standards and governmental regulations.

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