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Earth Day Volunteers

Protolabs Supports Communities Through Foundation, Employee Giving

Posted On May 20, 2022 By Protolabs
At Protolabs, we love giving back to our communities and have several corporate and employee programs that help further this mission. As a technology-enabled manufacturer, supporting STEM related programs and initiatives is important to us, and we’re proud to be able to do this through the Protolabs Foundation. In addition to the Foundation, we have a number of employee giving groups that coordinate monetary and donation drives throughout the year to give back to our local communities and the causes that matter most to our employees.
Protolabs new quoting platform

Change is Good: The Evolution of a Digital Quoting Platform

Posted On February 2, 2021 By Protolabs
We’re pleased to announce our all-new digital quoting platform.
Hacksmith

Hacksmith Crafts Real Versions of Fictional Ideas—with Hand from Digital Manufacturing

Posted On October 30, 2019 By Sarah Ekenberg
YouTuber Hacksmith takes fictional ideas from comics and video games and makes working prototypes.
STEM students at summer program

Helping Build The Next Generation of Innovators

Posted On July 30, 2019 By Protolabs
As a people-first company we strive to support the communities that we work and live in. That’s why each year the Protolabs Foundation provides grants to organizations advancing students’ interest in STEM-related fields.
molding an aluminum mold for production

Part III: How Digitalization Ensures Quality in Manufacturing – Inspections and Continuous Improvement

Posted On July 25, 2018 By Kevin Ashton
Ensuring quality is a fundamental component at Protolabs, and this component can be found throughout the entire manufacturing process.
injection molding

Approved Molding Samples and Our Red Bag Process

Posted On June 20, 2018 By Matt Ahart
Protolabs has several molding process controls in place to ensure molded parts are consistent from run to run and meet our customers’ specifications.
microfine green™ 3d printed part

Developing the Next Generation of Manufacturing Leaders

Posted On May 26, 2017 By Protolabs
Protolabs takes an active role in supporting the next generation of manufacturing leaders with grants, university partnerships, and other educational resources.