Through the use of patented technology developed by PepsiCo's Advanced Engineering and Design Team, the company has been able to rapidly accelerate the Design and Development Process, leading to the more agile implementation of Innovation, Sustainability, Productivity and Brand Stewardship initiatives. This technology breakthrough was accomplished by combining both additive and subtractive manufacturing techniques in a novel way, delivering both time reduction of 93%, and cost reduction of 96% versus traditional industry methods.
- Upon completion, participant will be able to appreciate the hybrid approach of utilizing AM along with conventional subtractive manufacturing techniques, to broaden the use of AM in traditional applications.
- Upon completion, participant will be able to appreciate how additive manufacturing enables significant reduction in time and costs, versus traditional subtractive manufacturing methods
- Upon completion, participant will be able to appreciate the creativity and ingenuity of combining additive manufacturing along with traditional subtractive manufacturing methods, and utilizing new technology as an enabler.