Manufacturing takes center stage tonight in Rockford. 500 people gathered right at an expo in Rockford.
Folks in the stateline know Rockford has seen it's ups and downs in the manufacturing business but tonight the community gathers to celebrate success stories. The picture of local manufacturing has changed over the years with companies using technology to expedite the process.
23 News visited a company today debuting new equipment that workers say shaves seconds from the manufacturing process.