HP had always promised to enter the 3-D printing space when it felt it had a technology that could make a significant contribution to the industry. In the unveiling of its Multi Jet Fusion technology, it has done just that. Multi Jet Fusion technology aims to solve three major problems with today’s current technology—speed, precision and cost. This new technology produces functioning parts at speeds, which are at least 10x faster than any other technology on the market today—with a combination of precision and strength, as well as lower priced hardware and materials.
What's the most important trait for entrepreneurial success? You might guess comfort with risk, but that's actually less central than many people believe. How about creativity? Certainly useful, but according to expert after expert, one skill is even more fundamental—the ability to continuously learn and adapt. Nathaniel Koloc, co-founder and CEO of recruiting firm ReWork, gave three good habits to form to become a more effective entrepreneur.
A Tupelo, Miss. eighth-grader is doing his part in tornado recovery. Tupelo Middle School student Shields Haire has raised more than $8,000 through the sales of a T-shirt commemorating the disaster. It reads, “I survived,” along with the “Tupelo Strong” tagline, the date of the storm and a Bible verse. The T-shirts were donated to Haire’s cause free of charge from Printing and Promotional Items in Tupelo.
Distributor Image Source, Kirkland, Wash., held its 12th annual Fall Showcase, an end-user merchandise event, at the Meydenbauer Convention Center in Bellevue, Wash. Oct. 1.
BIC Graphic reported net sales have increased 2.6 percent overall, with promotional product net sales improving by 1.9 percent in the third quarter.
The Premier Promotional Group, Pittsburgh, recently announced that Icon Blue, Los Angeles, and LoggBoss, Dublin, Calif., have joined the group.
Following a report that a spinning mill in southern India uses child labor and subjects workers—mainly young women—to "appalling" conditions, H&M has banned suppliers from using its products.
iHeartRadio is touring the country with a T-shirt vending machine that accepts Instagram photos as payment. The marketing effort has racked up 5.7 million impressions—likes, shares, views—in the first week on the photo-sharing app, according to iHeartRadio. The five-week campaign (which runs through Nov. 15) stops at 10 college campuses in the Midwest and South, including Arizona State University, the University of Texas and Florida State University.
"iHeartRadio is a natural way for [college students] to stay connected with their hometown radio station," said Chris Williams, senior vice president of iHeartRadio programming.
If you want to become more successful as an entrepreneur or in your career, you can start by making a habit of talking and thinking more like the people you know or read about who are already successful.
Here are some phrases you’ll never hear a successful person say.
Published Oct. 14, a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report analyzed the timeliness of the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) response to product safety risks.