"Friday was National Manufacturing Day, but the local VMA manufacturing alliance marked the occasion a day early by holding its eighth annual Manufacturers Showcase.

Thursday’s event at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s ICI Center drew the VMA’s largest turnout ever — an estimated 1,500 people — as well as 95 exhibitors, also a new record high."

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