The Impact of Isolationism on Small US Businesses… Does Protectionism Protect Them?

A small US manufacturer sells 60% of its products to foreign companies. If the US adopts a protectionist trade stance and increases antidumping duties on foreign countries, there's a good chance foreign countries will respond with duties of their own. As a small player in this international market, what can the US manufacturer do to mitigate the risks that duties destroy their future profitability?

Will your next running shoe be 3D-printed?

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Imagine walking into a store, scanning your foot, and receiving a custom tailored running shoe on the same day. Under Armour is turning this vision into reality by leveraging 3D-printing to disrupt the 100-year old cut-and-make footwear manufacturing model.