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Should I Make It Locally?

  • Art Center 1700 Lida Street Pasadena, CA, 91103 United States (map)

While planning to bring a product to life, finding the right manufacturing partners is an important step. Our panel of experts will explore the ethics, financial impact, brand implications, and other critical considerations for determining whether to keep production close to home. We will touch on the decision process, answer question about assessing manufacturing partners, bust myths about production costs, and provide tools for you and your company to make the best choice.

Krisztina 'Z' Holly
MAKE IT IN LA / Panel Moderator
https://makeitinla.org/ 

Michael Corr
Duro Labs
https://www.durolabs.co/ 

Clarissa Redwine
Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/ 

Sean Scott
Comunity
https://www.comunitymade.com/ 

Jaleh Factor
Sourcing Theory
https://www.sourcingtheory.com/ 

Light food and beverages provided by Califia Farms

Source:: https://engage.artcenter.edu/2018-bold-beyond-the-concept

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