Building a Stronger Manufacturing Community

From the Shop Advantage Program and Small Manufacturing Index to resources and educational content, Xometry works to support our partners and build a stronger manufacturing community.

Supporting Our Excellent Manufacturing Partners

Shop Advantage

Shop Advantage Program

We’ve partnered with some of our industry’s best brands to save your shop time and money on sourcing essential business items and services.

Small Manufacturing Index

Small Manufacturing Index

Our Small Manufacturing Index takes the pulse of U.S. manufacturers and highlights the outlook of these businesses on a quarterly basis.

Excellence in Manufacturing

Excellence in Manufacturing

Our Excellence In Manufacturing Awards recognizes the top tier of our Partner Network based on their performance delivering high-quality parts.

Resources and Content to Keep Your Shop Ahead of the Curve

Educational Videos

Quoting More Efficiently

Tim Bowman focuses on the biggest question facing machine shop owners: what is the best way to efficiently quote jobs?

Marketing Your Machine Shop

Tim Bowman shares insights on a few simple direct response marketing tactics to get your shop in front of potential buyers.

Workmanship and Why it Matters

Workmanship is important. Whether it's taking a few extra seconds on the finishing pass or slowing down your speeds and feeds, the pride you take in your work shows.

Part Inspection

A quick walk-through on how to quickly inspect and deliver high-quality parts to your customers.

The Second Shift Blog

Six Things That Keep Shop Owners Up At Night

Six Things That Keep Shop Owners Up At Night

No one has ever said being a shop owner is easy. Between fluctuations in demand, a changing economy, and adopting new technologies, there is a lot to keep track of. Here are the six most common pain points that keep shop owners up at night.

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A Supplier Guide to Making Money Off New Tech

A Supplier Guide to Making Money Off New Tech

Just as new tech presents new challenges, it also presents new opportunities. In our latest blog, we take a closer look at some of the ways suppliers can leverage available and emerging technologies to make more money without having to lose their shirts in the process.

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