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Technology
By External ContributorJul 07, 2020

3D Printing Lessons Learned from COVID-19 (And How They Will Change Manufacturing's Future)

For manufacturers and consumers alike, COVID-19 has been both a humbling reminder of infrastructure fragility and an accelerant for change. The global supply chain was upended in ways never seen before. We learned quickly what it meant to lack access...

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Advocacy
By External ContributorJul 06, 2020

Manufacturing Businesses Have Received $54 Billion Under PPP Loans, Treasury Reports

In a summary of all loans approved by the program through June 30, the Small Business Administration revealed that the Payroll Protection Program had spent $521 billion on almost 5 million loans provided by 5,461 lenders. More than 229,000 companies in ...

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Advocacy
By Amber ThomasMar 24, 2020

Does your business qualify as "essential" to the coronavirus response?

Many states are closing all but “essential” businesses to help stop the spread of COVID-19, but they don’t all agree on the definition of “essential.” Companies are asking what qualifies?

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