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Top Trends Include Digital and Product Experience, Data Monetization and Ecosystem Partnerships Gartner, Inc. identified the top 5 business trends that will impact the global manufacturing sector in 2021. These trends will drive business disruption and widen opportunities for manufacturers. “The first response to the global pandemic for many manufacturers was toContinue Reading

'Manufacturing' vs distribution: where is digital banking going?

The role that banks will play in the future remains uncertain. The core activities of creating, moving, and transforming money are critical to the modern economy, and make up the “manufacturing” side of the banking business. The separate competitive demands of manufacturing and distribution will drive a separation of these activitiesContinue Reading

Can India become a global manufacturing hub?

Early this year, the Indian government introduced financial incentives for companies to produce IT hardware, underscoring its ambition to boost domestic manufacturing and turn the country into a global manufacturing hub. The move, which started some years back, has been gaining momentum in the last two years – thanks toContinue Reading

Why short-term, high impact manufacturing R&D is important

By Dr Jason Coonan, Chief Operating Officer at the Innovative Manufacturing CRC By now we are all acutely aware of the impact that COVID-19 has had on our manufacturing industry, including our innovation pipeline. As we adapt to our “new normal”, kickstarting the industry’s recovery and innovation ecosystem is moreContinue Reading

Stratasys Rapidly Expands Software Ecosystem to Add New Additive Manufacturing Capabilities for Global Customers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. & REHOVOT, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) has grown its GrabCAD® Software Partner Program to six companies in its first six months with the addition of Teton Simulation, which utilizes the new GrabCAD DFAM Software Development Kit to help customers improve the reliability of additive manufacturing builds.Continue Reading

Governor Whitmer announces 350 new manufacturing and logistics jobs, transformational placemaking projects in Benton Harbor, Houghton | News, Sports, Jobs

LANSING – Governor Gretchen Whitmer joined the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) to announce economic assistance for projects approved by the Michigan Strategic Fund Board today that will create 350 new jobs in Michigan and retain 400 high-wage positions, support the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and facilitate transformational development projects inContinue Reading

The environmental impact of electronics manufacturing

When it comes to recycling, electronics are not the first thing that springs to mind. However, as the fastest growing global waste stream, the environmental impact of electronics manufacturing is a critical issue that must be addressed. According to the European Environment Agency (EEA), the amount of waste electrical and electronic equipmentContinue Reading

COVID-19 Update Map

Courtesy of Bridge Our roundup of the latest news from metro Detroit and Michigan businesses as well as announcements from government agencies, including updates about the COVID-19 pandemic. To share a business or nonprofit story, please send us a message. 2021 Masters Champion Matsuyama Commits to Rocket Mortgage Classic The reigning MastersContinue Reading