How to Create a Comprehensive Business Case

GE Additive. Building the Business Case : Identifying Criteria to Measure ROI for Additive Manufacturing. Playbook.


For metal additive, getting to ROI is more than just assessing the cost of the part. Manufacturers must look at how additive can impact the whole system—from part cost to product performance improvement to supply chain impact to new revenue streams. If manufacturers look only at the cost to make a part, they lose out on the larger ROI and potential new business opportunities additive can enable.