Buffalo Manufacturing Works is designed to connect you with best-in-class partners who have the expertise needed to help you drive growth. These partners include:

Applied R&D – EWI
EWI is a leading engineering and technology organization and the operational arm of Buffalo Manufacturing Works. They have more than 30 years of experience in providing applied research, manufacturing support and strategic services – and they are one of a select few organizations nationwide that consistently transition technology innovations from proof-of-concept to production. EWI anticipates and develops technologies that have a significant impact on manufacturing competitiveness.

Fundamental Research – the University at Buffalo (UB)
UB is a premier research university that offers world-class facilities, along with access to experts in engineering, materials science, chemistry and other manufacturing-related fields. In addition, UB can provide connections to UB’s New York State Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics, the Center for Advanced Biomedical and Bioengineering Technology (UB CAT), and other resources.

Process Excellence – Insyte Consulting
Insyste is a highly regarded external advisor that has been around for more than 30 years, helping clients improve operational productivity by providing customized solutions. On average, their projects generate a return of $37 for every $1 invested.

Market Expansion – World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara (WTCBN)
WTCBN is a not-for-profit organization that can help you grow your business through international trade. Their services include consulting on valuable market research as well as providing year-round seminars and networking opportunities.

Strategic Services – Next Street
Next Street was founded in 2005 with the belief that small businesses and nonprofits are the engines of inclusive growth in the U.S. Serving as trusted advisor to some of the country’s most dynamic organizations, they are a mission-driven consulting firm bringing strategic and financial expertise to revitalize communities, grow businesses, and create jobs. Their work includes directly serving small businesses and nonprofits to help them grow, as well as advising public and private institutions at a systems level to drive sustainable and equitable development solutions in communities across the US.