MPN editor Laura Hughes sat down with two of the industry’s experts to discuss how 3D printing is transforming plastics manufacturing.
Laura Hughes was joined by the following 3D printing experts:
- Elliot Street, co-founder and CEO of Inovus Medical , a medical device manufacturer
- Simon van de Crommert, sales manager UK/Ireland/Benelux for 3D Systems, an organisation that engineers, manufactures and sells 3D printers
1. There is a real buzz around 3D printing within the medical field. Do you think medical device manufacturers are all now familiar with the term?
Street: I think the majority of manufacturers will be aware of the term 3D printing, but I do not feel there is a widespread understanding of the variations of the technology. There is still a lot of awareness to be gained of the variants of the technology and how the different types of 3D printing can be […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...