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CEO Robert Kramer disclosed that maintenance at the plant in the city's Bayview neighborhood is already underway, and production is expected to resume late in the second quarter of the year.
“3M continues to proactively evolve our manufacturing capabilities to better serve our customers, enhance our ability to deliver science at scale, and advance our commitment to environmental stewardship," 3M Chairman and CEO Mike Roman said. "This investment in Cottage Grove is another example of how 3M invests in and partners with the communities in which we operate."
It’s both equally exciting and terrifying to start your own business, but what’s ultimately going to propel your business forward is a successful company pitch. Whether you’re hoping to hire someone new or attract a client or investor, this short spiel should clearly illustrate your purpose within the industry as well as promote the expertise of your company.
As the main OJ source in America — and a consumer favorite since Florida’s beverage is made from real juice and not concentrate — this crop decline will surely be felt by consumers due to increased prices and supply shortages.
Led by BMW i Ventures, ONE has raised $65 million in a new funding round. The company also announced contracts with four customers that add up to 25 GWh of energy storage capacity to be fulfilled across the next five years. According to ONE, this equals 300,000 battery packs for electric vehicles.
“What Xometry has done for digital manufacturing is almost like what Amazon has done for retail or Airbnb has done for lodging,” says Greg Paulsen, director of application engineering at Xometry.
Sources vary on when Industry 4.0 officially started, but sometime between 2011 and 2016, manufacturing was hit with a new wave of technological advancement brought by data, increasing automation, and the creation of smart machines and smart factories. We’re currently still experiencing a radical shift in how the internet connects machines — a shift that some are already calling Industry 5.0.
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