3D-Printed Electronics for Agile, On-Demand Manufacturing

Interesting Engineering | Sep 15, 2020 at 8:36 PM
  • Efficient electronics supply chains deal with demands such as an iPhone requiring components from suppliers in over 40 countries.
  • Distributed manufacturing includes advantages such as reduced distribution time and cost since products can be manufactured close to their final location.
  • The cost of distributing supplies to multiple distributed locations may off-set the advantages of manufacturing close to the final location.