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Sewing Technology Increases Profitability with Insyte Consulting

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Small business Sewing Technology Inc. provides contract sewing and manufacturing services.  With the help of Insyte Consulting (the NYSTAR-designated Manufacturing Extension Partnership center that serves Western NY), Sewing Technology applied lean manufacturing concepts that allowed the company to meet on-time delivery requirements and increase profitability overall. As a result of the assistance received from Insyte Consulting,  Sewing Technology Inc.’s production …

NYS Manufacturing and Tech News Week of 4.29.19

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The New York State Hemp Industry is Growing like a Weed “Economic analysts are calling hemp the most lucrative cash crop farmers have seen in decades, with the industry projected to grow 18.3 percent each year over the next decade. Business is already booming.” Read more Long Island’s Silent Pharmaceutical Industry Boom “Since the end of the Cold War in …

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Ask the Expert: Catharine Young of Cornell AgriTech

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For this edition of Ask an Expert we spoke with Catharine Young, Director of the New York State Center of Excellence for Food and Agriculture at Cornell AgriTech. Launched in July 2018, the Center serves as a hub for New York’s food and agriculture businesses to connect with the expertise and resources they need to innovate and grow. The Center …

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Explore the Innovation Law Center

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Over the past 15 years, the NYS Science + Technology Law Center at Syracuse University College of Law—now called the Innovation Law Center—has helped hundreds of manufacturers and researchers in their quest to commercialize emerging technology. At the Law Center’s core is the Technology Commercialization Law Program, which was established in 1990 as the first program in the country to …

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A Key Resource: New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership

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While FuzeHub serves as New York’s statewide Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) center, there are 10 regional MEP centers operating in every corner of the state with the support of Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology & Innovation (NYSTAR) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The NY MEP network provides an array of services to small and mid-sized …

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Ask an Expert: Noa Simons • Upstate Capital Association of New York

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For this edition of “Ask an Expert” we spoke with Noa Simons, Executive Director of Upstate Capital Association of New York, a non-profit that serves as a hub for connecting investors, lenders, professional advisors and companies seeking capital across upstate New York. In her role, Simons manages a robust membership network and convenes events on technology, trends and best practices for deal-making for a wide-ranging audience including investors, entrepreneurs, service providers and professional advisors.

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Where Entrepreneurs Thrive: NYS Innovation Hot Spots

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Each of New York State’s 10 economic development regions has an Innovation Hot Spot designated by Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology & Innovation (NYSTAR). Innovation Hot Spots coordinate regional entrepreneurial ecosystems to support startups and early-stage companies. They provide access to capital, mentoring, physical workspaces, networking opportunities, and technical services, and can offer tax benefits to client businesses. …

Success Story: Tidy Tots

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The founder of Tidy Tots, Sandra Beck, is an ardent environmentalist and mother. This concern for children’s safety and our environment’s health ignited her mission to make cloth diapering painless and hassle-free. Tidy Tots is able to, as Beck says, “bridge the gap between disposables and cloth diapers” without creating inconvenience. Part of this includes the exclusion of some frightening …

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NIST announces 2019 SBIR Funding

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In hopes of promoting both scientific and technical innovation, the US Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released its 2019 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Notice of Funding Opportunity. This grant opportunity gives businesses funding to participate in federal research and development with the potential for commercialization. In the past, this funding was limited …