Q2 2020: Industry Trends

Purple Platypus

With innovative, easy-to-produce designs, additive companies have deployed thousands of face shields and prompted machine owners to create thousands more. The CoVent Challenge was created to prompt the additive community to develop and design a rapidly deployable mechanical ventilator.

6 Fashion Trends to Design for in 2016

Shapeways Blog

Having just relaunched our jewelry marketplace to better highlight micro-brands and feature curated collections, we’re excited to position ourselves as an excellent destination for holiday shoppers to snag some uniquely designed accessories.

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Trending: Fidget Toys

Shapeways Blog

As someone with way too much energy — I’m a constant pen-clicker, toe-tapper, doodler (and more) — I was excited to see some products trending on the Shapeways marketplace that are perfect little fidget toys.

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MyMiniFactory: 3D Printing Trends for July 2017


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3D Printing Trends to Watch for in 2019

3D Innovations

Below are three major trends to watch for in the additive manufacturing segment in the coming year. Metal printing is ideal for smaller scale production projects as it lends itself to production flexibility but at the same time is perfect for designs with high complexity.

5 Trends from NRF 2020

3D Perspectives

A growing trend is shopping across channels and ordering for pick-up or delivery “my way.” The trend needs to be download the app, log into the cloud and go, with emerging emphasis on gamification for associate training.

3D Printing Trends: Q2 2019

Purple Platypus

With this announcement, Stratasys has become the first 3D printing organization with technology officially designed as PANTONE Validated™ This free software update for the J750 and J735 will allow for easy Pantone color matching, making the prototyping process much more efficient.

Driving packaging trends with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

They are facing the common industry challenges of driving sustainability, delivering on shorter lead times to market and improving the consumer experience with distinctive and innovative packaging designs. Bottle design – fast and simple.

4 Gadget Gift Making Trends For Holiday 2016!!

Shapeways Blog

With the holidays quickly approaching, we’re excited to be positioning Shapeways as the go-to for unique, customizable gifts– and our designers are crucial to growing that marketplace. Shop More Gadget and Tech Trends Here!

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

Even so, CNC machining is a wide ocean with many varying interests and trends within it. There is also a trend towards smaller machines but also with more capabilities. Regional Trends. Growing use of multi-tasking machines in the aerospace industry and high labor cost are the main contributors to this trend. The post CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019 appeared first on Rapid Prototyping & Low Volume Production.

Trends and Innovation in the Energy & Materials Industry

3D Perspectives

WHAT INNOVATION TRENDS AND DRIVERS ARE YOU SEEING AS E&M COMPANIES SEEK TO BECOME MORE COMPETITIVE? A major trend for chemical companies, for example, is to move towards selling materials and formulation properties and become “specialty-as-a-service” providers.

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

Even so, CNC machining is a wide ocean with many varying interests and trends within it. There is also a trend towards smaller machines but also with more capabilities. Regional Trends.

Six biggest tech trends of 2018

The Solidworks Blog

Here’s what’s made the year’s most notable tech trends. The vast data resource at the heart of the IoT has seen CAD designers and engineers pull on readily available up-to-the-minute information. The ethos of pooling efforts and sharing findings to produce design is very 2018.

This Ear Bling Trend Is Fire

Shapeways Blog

We recommended designing for the trend last year, and our jewelry designers did not disappoint. Here are a few ways to rock this punk-romantic trend in ear bling: Brass Triangles Ear Cuff. What jewelry trend are you loving right now?

10 Jewelry Trends to Get Into Now

Shapeways Blog

3D printing is arguably the speediest and most versatile way to bring an idea to life, so it’s no surprise that our community of jewelry designers is using Shapeways to both ride the wave of and reimagine some of our favorite jewelry trends from this summer and beyond.

AEC Industry Trends: Driving Toward Connection, Digitization, Transformation

3D Perspectives

Expansion of Building Information Management (BIM) beyond design—in all stages of the project lifecycle, and by users across all disciplines. Tweet: 4 growing AEC trends: #prefab, data-driven decisions, expanded #BIM, & #ARVR | @3DSAEC [link].

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3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for August 2015


Now with over 20,000 3D printers stationed throughout the world, 3D Hubs has fully established themselves as an affordable and quick way to have your designs 3D printed. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d hubs 3d hubs trend report 3d printing trends 3dhubs august 2015Each and every month, the company... View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Content Trends: MyMiniFactory Releases New Monthly Report


It’s no surprise that we love to check out the latest in reports and trends regarding 3D printing, but usually the concern is with what fancy hardware, software, and mindblowing new materials. 3D Design 3D Printing Business 3D printable museum 3d printed toys and games 3D Printing Content Trends Report 3D printing industry reports myminifactory popular 3D downloads scan the world top MMF 3D designers

On-Demand Webinar: 3DP Trends and Design Tips


In this on-demand webinar, join additive manufacturing engineer Tommy Lynch as he discusses 3D Printing industry trends, the findings from a pre-webinar survey, and the capabilities of each of Xometry's six 3D printing technologies

Patent Trending: Cambridge Design Partnership Blazing Trail in Product Design with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

You may not know about Cambridge Design Partnership yet. But with the help of SOLIDWORKS they are breaking new ground in product design, with a list of patents to prove it. Here’s a quick guide to one of the UK’s most progressive product design specialists.

Manufacturing Technologies Growth Trends and Forecasts

3E Rapid Prototyping

Innovations in CNC machining, additive manufacturing and casting technologies are giving companies, prosumers and consumers an unprecedented level of design options. The post Manufacturing Technologies Growth Trends and Forecasts appeared first on Rapid Prototyping & Low Volume Production.

The Latest Trends in CNC Machined Materials


Manufacturers use the process to create high quality, custom-designed parts and products for a wide range of industries from virtually any type of material. CNC machining is a manufacturing process known for its versatility.

Survey: Material Trends for Engineering and Production

Tech Clarity

Material Trends for Engineering and Production How are new materials impacting your design and production processes? Research Slideshow CAD carbon fiber Composites Design Engineer fuel economy laminate light weighting PLM Production Survey Survey Monkey

DEX Saskatoon – New Trends in 3D Design and Manufacturing for Agriculture

Javelin Tech Tips

Javelin recently exhibited at the Design Engineering Expo (DEX) Saskatoon SK. Speed your system development by using modular design, systems prefabrication, as well as design reuse, automation, and configuration concepts.

ECCO emerges as a new contender in the trend for 3D printed sneakers

3D Printing Industry

Innovation Lab ECCO (ILE) and their Quant-U shoe is the latest entry in the growing 3D printed footwear trend. Consumers adidas Cambridge Design Partnership Dassault Systèmes’ FashionLab Ecco FitStation German RepRap Innovation Lab Ecco Patrizio Carlucci Quant-U Shenzhen Resun Healthcare Technology Co.

Trend Tracker in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard

The Solidworks Blog

Great Engineering Design is about finding a solution that is not only functional but also close to optimal. For an engineer to improve a design, it is important to have easy-to-use simulation tools available that enable one to look at many “what-if” scenarios easily and efficiently.

5 Trends Driving 3D Printed Jewelry Today


Combine the creativity of a designer with a cheaper, faster way to produce one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry and the possibilities become limitless. 3D printing really shines in its capacity to customize the product to the users wants; resulting in better jewelry designed faster.

Composite Trends in the A&D Industry (survey findings)

Tech Clarity

Composite Trends in the A&D Industry: Identifying Opportunities to Save Cost and Time reveals survey findings on design and manufacturing trends for composites in the Aerospace & Defense industry.

Pinshape Data: How Designers Can Boost Sales of 3D Printable Models


3D Design 3D Printing Business 3D Designs Trend Report 3d printing report 3d printing trends design design listing marketing pinshape sales tipsI’ve been a university professor for the last decade and so just a mention of data collection still excites me. The crunching of numbers, tabulations of columns, the wind in my hair…well, you get... View the entire article via our website.

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Precision Medicine World Conference (PMWC) 2019: 5 Top Trends Advancing Precision Medicine

BIS Research

5 Top Trends that are Advancing Precision Medicine. Apart from these, other focus areas that the industry will witness are real-world evidence for clinical decision making, application of big data, precision imaging, and AI-driven clinical trial designs.

Innovative service providers emerging as key trend in 3D printing

Leslie's Blog

Noted Zarif, “Access to a variety of high quality prototype parts early in the development process enabled us to test our hardware designs to create intelligent and great performing features.

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Software – Digitalizing the Manufacturing Industry

BIS Research

The digitalization of the manufacturing industry has helped overcome several challenges associated with manual drafting of designs. The introduction of computer-aided design (CAD) software packages has added a whole new dimension to the manufacturing and 3D printing industry.

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The minimalist knife block: Share your designs!


Designers! The post The minimalist knife block: Share your designs! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo Two weeks ago, we tested you with our imposs […].

Sustainability, Scaling, and Uncertainty: 3D Printing Trends for 2020

Additive Manufacturing

We build on those three decades of 3D printing experience to look forward and identify those themes and trends that will drive and define our industry in 2020. These trends will define our industry in 2020. By Materialise. In 2020, we will celebrate Materialise ’s 30 th anniversary.

Meet The Woman Bringing The 3D Printed Jewelry Trend To Hollywood

3D Printing Review

3D printing has long been used behind-the-scenes in architecture and design, but now, you can actually buy, and wear, 3D printed designs. Now, Wu balances architecture design work and her jewelry company, LACE, which creates surreal and futuristic necklaces and rings.

Early Bird Deadline For Trends & Innovations in Dentistry Is Tomorrow, September 1


There’s still time to save on Trends & Innovations in Dentistry, our three-day online event starting September 25. 3D Design dentistry education formlabsIf you sign up by tomorrow, September 1, you’ll receive 23 percent savings. View the entire article via our website.

Why Are Trending 3D Printable Models So Popular?


Featured Stories 3d design 3d models 3d printed toys 3d printing 3d printing education baby groot benchmark benchy community gardians of the galaxy Groot hairy lion star wars starwars thingiverse yodaWhen you first google and research 3D printing you are introduced into a world of innovation and engineering. A place where people are pushing the limits of the technology to change the world. But as. View the entire article via our website.

The Hottest Trend in 3D Printing Could Change the Way You Buy Running Shoes

3D Printing Review

SOLS and Wiivv, for example, use a type of 3D printing called selective laser sintering (SLS) that melts the design of the insole into a layer of powdered plastic. At CES 2016 earlier this year, New Balance announced it will be using that technology to design its 3D-printed, customized shoes.

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More on the reshoring trend

Design 2 Part News

Heney, Design World. By Paul J. Reshoring continues to make inroads in the American manufacturing sphere. While speaking with a robotics expert recently, he remarked how the cheaper and easier-to-program industrial robots now available are bringing production costs much lower.

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

3D Perspectives

In addition to traditional commercial and business aircraft, there is a group of trend setters developing environmentally friendly light, electric aircraft and sophisticated drones / Unmanned Ariel Systems (UAS).

FABTECH Tracking the Rising Trend of Women in Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

However, there are several ways to ensure the trend of women in manufacturing continues to stay on the rise. Encouraging more women to pursue STEM degrees allows for more career opportunities for women in the manufacturing industry, from engineering and design to business and leadership roles.

Impractical doorknob challenge: Share your designs!


Calling all 3D designers! The post Impractical doorknob challenge: Share your designs! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo Ready for a fun challenge to […].

Trend Report: 3D Printing’s Imminent Impact on Manufacturing


The post Trend Report: 3D Printing’s Imminent Impact on Manufacturing appeared first on StratasysDirect.com. For those of us working in, around and with 3D printing, it’s an incredibly exciting time. Today, we’re putting production parts on commercial aircraft.