Charles R. Goulding and Adam Friedman examine where 3D printing might fit into a new acquisition. 2020 has been a record year for semiconductor merger transactions. We have recently covered NVIDIA’s purchase of Arm Holdings for $40 Billion and Analog Device’s purchase of Maxim Integrated for $20.9 Billion and both transactions’ impacts on 3D printing in particular.
As of October 2020, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) CEO Lisa Su made the acquisition announcement and stated: “Our acquisition of Xilinx marks the next leg in our journey to establish AMD as the industry’s high-performance computing leader and partner of choice for the largest and most important technology companies in the world“. These three acquisitions created three United States powerhouse semiconductor manufacturers that will help secure America’s leading global position in semiconductors. Advanced Micro Devices has entered the 3D printing market on what can be […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...