December 2018 | Volume 1
Contract Manufacturers Responding to Market Forces are Primed for Growth
the main players
, as well as capability expansions and future growth drivers in this space, to inform you how your suppliers are transforming their businesses.
Micro-Machining: Streamlined Inspections are Crucial
OEMs must understand their contract manufacturers' inspection methods to ensure that micro machining and its quality checks are as effective as possible.
Foot, Ankle Implant Opportunities Lie in Design, Technique Improvements
entrepreneur and implant developer
forecasts the future of plates, biologics and total ankle replacement.
First Procedures for Total Ankle System Indicated Specifically for Revision Arthroplasty
Universal Precision Instruments Acquired by ARCH Global Precision
Okay Industries Receives Excellence Award from Medtronic
SLM Solutions Names Aaron LaLonde Director of Applications Engineering
Donson Announces Milling Equipment Investments
Foster Named North American Distributor for Two Solvay PEEK, PAEK Polymers
Raw Materials Providers
Ortho Sales Partners
Featured White Paper:
Advanced Metrology Options for Medical Device Manufacturers
You need not rely on go/no-go gaging methods. With non-contact video and multi-sensor systems, 100% inspection can be realized, and speed/throughput can increase.
In2Bones: 4Q18 Product Launches Focus on Fracture Repair, Foot Deformities
These products include a transparent PEEK implant for flat foot deformity, titanium-alloy bone plates (also featuring a transparent PEEK hub) and a plating system for ankle fracture repair/ osteotomies.
FDA Strengthens Medical Device Cybersecurity Program
The agency's measures include updates to previous guidance, a new cybersecurity playbook and a
program with the Department of Homeland Security.
From the Archives:
Successful Purchasing Strategies Consider More than Price
Proactive purchasing leaders understand their business' vision and manage supply chains to drive it to completion. Follow these steps to strategically manage your supply base.
From the Archives:
Learn to Incorporate Sensors Into Your Next Design Idea
Sensors the size of a flea
can bring increased functionality and capability to design, potentially leading to more diagnostic information and improved patient outcomes.
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