As one of the most far-reaching categories on this Most Innovative Companies list, the companies ranked on the manufacturing list are addressing some of the biggest problems society faces. From manufacturing a better vial for COVID-19 vaccines to devising biodegradable packaging to offering on-demand fabrication that reduces waste, ARRIS was listed among incredible companies that are creating a better world by rethinking the ways we create products.
RANKED #4: ARRIS COMPOSITES
For inventing Additive Molding, a process for mass-producing high-strength, lightweight composite materials quickly, more cost-effectively, and sustainably.
Introduced in 2020, Arris Composites‘ Additive Molding technology combines additive manufacturing (aka 3D printing) with molding techniques to make parts that are stronger and lighter than metal. The process significantly cuts down on the cost of super-strong carbon fiber products (traditionally only available to performance applications like the aerospace and automotive industries), and can be produced on a mass scale: LEARN MORE.
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