3D Printing News Briefs: December 1, 2017

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Happy December! Rather than worrying about how much you have left to do in the few short weeks before the holidays, why not use that time in a more productive way and check out this month’s. View the entire article via our website.

The Reshoring Challenge: Why and How CEOs are Moving…

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In 2011, Impact Innovations acquired a gift-wrap competitor, Cleo, in Memphis, Tennessee. The retailer made the commitment and Impact Innovations invested $7 million in two presses, installing one in Memphis in June 2014 and then a second in January 2016. It shifted half of its paper sales to Walmart to Memphis-based production in 2015; and this year, more than half of all the gift wrap it sells to Walmart will be made in Tennessee, not just converted.

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Wal-Mart’s pledge bolsters US manufacturing

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bought a shuttered Memphis, Tenn., By GoErie.com. MILWAUKEE — You won’t hear anti-Wal-Mart talk from Wisconsin manufacturers Tailor Made Products and Rockline Industries. Both are among companies enjoying increased business as a result of a public pledge by the world’s largest retailer to step up purchases of U.S.-made made goods by $250 billion over 10 years.

Injection molding helps make healing fun

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Shane Luttrell, founder of Memphis-based Compliant Games, said developers are using the Cool Idea! As most health care practitioners know, getting a patient to follow directions is often the hardest task, especially when you are working with such age groups as the elderly and children.