5 Ways to Cut Machining Costs White Paper
Jul 30 2014 - 3:02pm
Finding ways to cut your company’s costs improves overall profits. If your company requires machining services, learning how to cut machining costs may offer significant savings. Even small changes...

New eNewsletter | 5 Tips for Selecting the Right CNC Machining Provider
Jun 19 2014 - 3:49pm launches a new eNewsletter format! Now featuring industry news, trends and free resources for engineers and sourcing professionals. Includes a free 5 Tips for Selecting the Right CNC...

Are robots becoming too lifelike?
Jun 3 2014 - 12:23pm
We all want to know, are robots becoming too lifelike? DesignWorld editors dive into a discussion around the ever-rising bar researchers in robotic design meet again and again. Robots have evolved... Names Atlanta Technology Executive Bo Hagler as CEO
Apr 29 2014 - 10:15am
On April 23, 2014, named Atlanta technology executive Bo Hagler as CEO.  [Press Release], a recognized leader in Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) and the world’s largest online...

PureForge selects to identify and vet suppliers to manufacture custom components for their revolutionary Atomic-Forged® brake system
Apr 10 2014 - 11:18am
Background PureForge is a Poway-based designer and maker of hardened brake components located in Poway, CA. Founded in 2006, PureForge makes brakes through what’s called “atomic forged technology”...

Are Investors Skating To Where The Puck Was? Forbes Article Written by Mitch Free
Jan 31 2014 - 11:24am
Mitch Free, founder, writes in to Forbes as a Forbes Contributor. See article below.  The stock market took a big hit last week and one of the reasons being cited was manufacturing data...

Global Entrepreneur, Mitch Free to Speak at Confluence
Jan 16 2014 - 2:54pm
The Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce announced that Confluence will welcome Mitch Free as keynote presenter Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at the Historic DeSoto Theatre in downtown Rome. Free is a serial...

Don’t Get Caught With Your Supplier’s Pants Down
Oct 10 2013 - 11:52am
BECOMING MORE STRATEGIC IN THE WAY YOU MANAGE RISK AND MEASURE PERFORMANCE OF YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN. Are you adding new suppliers to your supply chain frequently? Do you feel like you are not properly... Founder, Mitch Free, Makes Top 100 People Influencing Electronics Manufacturing Services List
Sep 11 2013 - 5:55pm's founder, Mitch Free makes The annual “Top 100 people influencing electronics manufacturing services” list for 2012.  WHO ARE THE TOP PEOPLE influencing the electronics...

Chinese Companies Are Competing For Western Business On The Wrong Things
Aug 9 2013 - 4:54pm
Mitch Free, Founder of, writes in for Forbes. Following is the English text of an article I wrote earlier this week for a popular website in China.  Running the world’s largest online...