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In The Know: Healthcare News for September 21, 2020

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Expands Access Statewide To Supportive Care Services From Livio Health Mayo scientists develop mathematical index to distinguish healthy microbiome from diseased Using Predictive Analytics to Target SDoH Interventions During COVID-19 FedEx SenseAware ID device expected to see use for COVID-19 vaccine shipments University of Minnesota R&D expenditures break […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) Manufactures Complex Gyroid Lattice Structure Components for the IQ-ler™ from Thaddeus Medical Systems, Inc.

Successfully manufactured in DPI’s Acceleration Station™, the lattice structure proved impossible to produce with conventional 3D printing and traditional manufacturing methods MINNEAPOLIS—Steve Scully, MD, PhD and founder of Thaddeus Medical Systems, Inc., was nearing the end of a fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., when he identified an opportunity to improve patient care with […]

Design and Manufacture the Impossible

Hampered by Limitations Many new product designs and innovations have been restricted by the limitations of plastic injection molding and other conventional manufacturing processes. After the design is completed, the part typically requires modifications in addition to prototyping and tooling, which are costly and cause delays. Available for decades, traditional 3D printing allows engineers to […]

In The Know: Medical Alley News for July 27, 2020

Starkey President Brandon Sawalich Promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer Boston Scientific’s next-gen stroke prevention device gets FDA nod Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Extends Coverage  of Expanded Telehealth Benefits Through 2020 Medtronic Foundation Commits $16M in Health and Education Partnerships to Address Racial Disparities and Advance Social Justice in Black Communities Humanetics […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. Meets the Challenge of Rapid Global Demand for Nonin’s Onyx Fingertip Pulse Oximeters

More than a year before the COVID-19 pandemic began, John Scrivener, a senior buyer from Nonin Medical, Inc., contacted Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) to learn about the company’s capabilities and capacity as part of a supplier selection process. That was the start of a mutual partnership in the fight against COVID-19. Nonin Medical’s Onyx® Fingertip […]

Pacific Plastics Injection Molding Unveils World-Class Facility Expansion

VISTA, Calif.—Delivering on a customer-forward strategy for future growth, Pacific Plastics Injection Molding (PPIM), a division of Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), has unveiled a 5,000-square-foot addition to its existing production facility. Started in September of last year, the expansion further increases PPIM’s capability of always exceeding customer requirements, simultaneously reducing lead times while improving production […]

New White Paper from Diversified Plastics, Inc. Explains the Advantages of the Design for Manufacturing Process

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), custom plastic-injection molder and additive manufacturer of high-precision components, has released a new white paper titled Design for Manufacturing Yields Better Profits and Shortens Time to Market. This white paper explores how parts intended for plastic-injection molding, simple or complex, can greatly benefit from optimizations found during the design for manufacturing (DfM) process. […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. increases capacity of its Acceleration Station™ to meet fast-turn manufacturing demand in support of the COVID-19 response

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), a custom plastic-injection molder and additive manufacturer of high-precision components, has activated its third Carbon® printer, named Einstein. A tribute to the late physicist, this Carbon printer, powered by Digital Light Synthesis™ (DLS™) technology, breaks the bond of traditional manufacturing. In just one year, customer demand has grown rapidly for DPI’s […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. receives 2019 Excellence in Employee Relations Award

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), a custom plastic-injection molder and digital manufacturer of high-precision thermoplastic components, was named winner of the 2019 Plastics News Excellence in Employee Relations Award. According to Plastic News, the Excellence in Employee Relations Award is given to companies that excel in this individual category of the Processor of the Year Award. […]

Press Release: Diversified Plastics, Inc. Selected as ACG BOLD Awards Finalist

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), a custom plastic-injection molder and digital manufacturer of high-precision thermoplastic components, has been selected as a finalist by the Minnesota chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth’s (ACG) eighth annual BOLD Awards. BOLD Awards honor and recognize exceptional organizations, corporate leaders and teams driving successful mergers and acquisitions, financing and strategies […]

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