Reducing Risk with On-Demand Manufacturing

Your masterclass in product design and development


Protolabs’ Insight podcast series

Our Insight podcast series is aimed to help you design better parts for digital manufacturing.

We will regularly share with you podcasts packed with useful tips that will hopefully save you some time and money, from Q&A sessions to design tips.


In this episode, we talk you through supply chain management and how to reduce risk through on-demand manufacturing.


The topics we will be talking through today are:

  • Strategic importance of supply chain safeguards
  • The bottom line
  • Identifying opportunities
  • Quoting and design for manufacturability (DFM) analysis
  • Product development
  • Pilot production
  • Bridge to production