From industrial robotics to inventory management, we identified more than 110 startups working to make manufacturing organizations more digitized and efficient.
Advanced manufacturing ― technologies for more efficient, customizable, automated, or digitized manufacturing and supply chains ― has matured into a sector that received more than $3B in funding in 2016. While related to the Industrial IoT category, advanced manufacturing also includes robotics, SaaS, 3D printing, and technologies tailored for manufacturing entities.
Below we mapped out 13 categories of companies improving factories and their related supply chain.
Note: While some companies may fit into multiple categories, we mapped companies based on their primary use case. This market map is not meant to be exhaustive of companies in the space. Click to enlarge.