Posts by Bombyx PLM

How to Vet a Manufacturing Partner

Article in partnership with Gembah. It’s undeniably more affordable to outsource your product manufacturing to a factory in China or India. But, for most entrepreneurs, it’s difficult to discern which factory is the best fit. Instead of learning how to vet a manufacturing partner, many people rely on a sourcing agent to help navigate the process.…Read More

Why Smart Companies Outsource Product Manufacturing

Article in partnership with Gembah. When new businesses fail, most of the time it’s due to running out of cash. Poor cash flow management is the nemesis of the more than 80% of new ventures that go out of business in the first year.  It takes a lot of capital to get started, no matter…Read More

4 Different Approaches to Successful Product Design

Article in partnership with Gembah. Fast Company’s Innovation By Design award winners in 2019 all have a few things in common: they’re sleek, intuitive, and many have a sustainability focus. From a carbon-negative, algae-based plastic raincoat to a reusable takeaway-cup service for large venues, the winning designs all meld form and function to create a…Read More

Bombyx PLM Join Forces with the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre to Bring Inclusion to STEM Industries

Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, 17th December 2019, Bombyx PLM recently teamed up with the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) to promote, create awareness of, and include young women in the STEM narrative. It all started in July 2019, when Lucy Blackley, founder of Bombyx PLM, had the pleasure of…Read More

Manufacturing in China: The Ultimate Guide for Non-pros

Article in partnership with Gembah. The advantages of manufacturing in China cannot be overlooked, but neither can their challenges. Creating a brand new product is an exciting prospect. If this is your first time, you have a lot to learn. Don’t let that dampen your spirits. We’re here to help. Here is everything you need…Read More

2020: A new era for PLM systems? Q&A

Written by James Skelton, Specialist Marketer – Smart Industry on behalf of FMC Global Talent. Which new skills will employers be seeking in 2020? Sabrina Anthoney: “I’m increasingly working on vacancies which require candidates to know more than one language, particularly for sales professionals. It’ll also be important to remain adaptable in 2020 as every day new technology…Read More

Tech leaders to showcase Hull’s most innovative projects

Press Release from Institute of Directors. Hull’s most innovative businesses are to showcase their latest projects at a technology event next month. The IoD East Yorkshire Digital & Tech Showcase will be held on 4 November at C4Di @ The Dock on Queen Street, Hull, starting at 5.15pm. The C4DI (Centre for Digital Innovation) is a…Read More

All the winners at the 2019 Hull and Humber Tech Awards

Industry leaders and rising stars in the region’s tech sector gathered at Fruit in Humber Street to celebrate the very best talent in the city Press Release by Phil Winter, Business Editor of HullLive The winners of the 2019 Hull and Humber Tech Awards have been announced. Industry leaders and rising stars in the region’s…Read More

Press Release: Bombyx PLM Win Tech Start up of the Year 2019 Award

Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, 3rd October 2019, Bombyx PLM win the Reach PLC’s Hull and Humber Tech Awards’ Tech Start up of the Year Award. KCOM, and the Hull Daily Mail sponsored the awards ceremony, and Hays Recruitment sponsored the award itself. After an absolutely epic two days at the very first…Read More