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January 11, 2023

ARRIS Wins 2023 BIG Innovation Award

Recognized For the Third Year in a Row, Next-Gen Carbon Fiber Plates By ARRIS For Running Shoes

Berkeley, CA, January 11, 2023 – ARRIS, the advanced manufacturer enabling the use of high-performance composites at scale with new design latitudes for mass-market consumer products, transportation, and industrial applications, today announced it has been named a winner in the 2023 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group.

“Innovation is the lifeforce for many organizations as the world, and our culture continues to evolve,” said Maria Jimenez, chief nominations officer of the Business Intelligence Group. “We are honored to award these executives, companies, and products the BIG Innovation award this year.”

Next-Gen Advanced Carbon Fiber Running Shoe Plate 2022 ARRIS

The advanced continuous carbon fiber plate made using ARRIS’ Additive Molding technology enables new design latitudes for designers. Product teams can create a lightweight, more responsive design with targeted stiffness in key areas versus a one-size-fits-all approach. ARRIS is partnering with top brands to manufacture the highest-performance footwear, and leading footwear product triads are leveraging the new manufacturing technology and materials to level up performance while also being mindful of sustainabilityLEARN MORE >

“We’re very excited to earn the Big Innovation Award for a third year in a row,” said Riley Reese, CEO and Co-Founder at ARRIS (2021, 2022). “The recognition highlights the ARRIS team’s commitment to continuous innovation and our dedicated partnerships with brands that want to level up the performance of next-gen products in more sustainable ways.”

Organizations from around the world submitted recent innovations for consideration, and nominations were then judged by a select group of business leaders and executives who volunteered time and expertise to score submissions. Learn more at bintelligence.com.


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Maria Jimenez, Business Intelligence Group
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