We can all agree that 2020 was quite the tumultuous year for manufacturing, and for most every other industry out there. WeҶe all had to pivot on a dime to accommodate COVID-19 workplace protocols and procedures, and that one change alone hit manufacturing especially hard. When the simple act of getting onto the shop floor for a shift takes more time than ever before (with temperature checks and other procedures), and with fewer people on the job at one time because of distancing measures, productivity numbers go down very quickly. Thatҳ to say nothing of supply chain disruptions,
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