Apple today announced that the company has invested more than $ 1.3 billion from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund to support American manufacturing and innovation, and has supported more than 450,000 supplier jobs in all 50 US states.
For example, after receiving $ 10 million from the Apple fund, COPAN Diagnostics shipped more than 15 million sample collection kits from Covid-19 to communities across the country, according to the announcement.
“We are proud that our Advanced Manufacturing Fund is supporting companies like COPAN that play a critical role in the fight against Covid-19 and that help medical professionals and communities across the country, “said Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer.” This collaboration helped produce, ship and deliver millions of specimen collection kits to hospitals from coast to coast of the country. ” .
Apple’s Advanced Manufacturing Fund was designed to encourage and support innovative production and highly skilled jobs that will help fuel a new era of technology-driven manufacturing in the United States, the company said.
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