Manufacturing Matters

Industry 4.0: Separating hype from true innovation

May 4, 2018

While definitions for Industry 4.0 are numerous, it’s essentially: “The marriage of physical and digital technologies such as analytics, artificial intelligence, cognitive technologies, and the …

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Small manufacturers face challenges; Technology can help

May 3, 2018

This is part 2 in a series in honor of Small business Week. If you missed part 1, you can read it here. While small, …

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Honoring Small Business Week; Celebrating 5 distinct advantages

May 2, 2018

This is part 1 in a series on small businesses in manufacturing. Check back tomorrow for part 2. Small Business Week (April 29-May 5) provides …

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Technology essentials for deploying an effective servitization plan

April 20, 2018

Part 2 in a discussion of servitization in manufacturing. Servitization offers many benefits to manufacturers–if it is done well. It can be a way to …

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How to turn service-based offerings into a key differentiator and source of revenue

April 19, 2018

Part 1 in a discussion of servitization in manufacturing. Check back tomorrow for part 2 To stand out from the sea of almost-alike sources, manufacturers …

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Top ten IoT applications in the Food and Beverage industry

April 6, 2018

While the Food and Beverage industry does have its fair share of early adopters of The Internet of Things (IoT) strategies, many companies are still …

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Intersnack Signs Multi-Million Euro Cloud Deal with Infor

April 4, 2018

The Intersnack Group, owner of KP Snacks Selects Infor to Support Digital Transformation and Wholesale Move to the Cloud in Landmark Contract Infor, a leading …

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Ten elements of modern field service in the era of servitization and outcome-based offerings

March 30, 2018

To successfully navigate the digitalized service landscape, manufacturers and distributors must have finely-tuned service operations in place, taking advantage of modern technology. Old-school systems can …

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View from the window seat on a plane to Tokyo

March 21, 2018

by John Flavin, Executive Vice President, Manufacturing and Distribution Solutions, Sales From a 30,000-foot view, waves hitting Japan’s shore look identical to the waves hitting …

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What does agility mean in the era of digital disruption?

March 16, 2018

Digital disruption is the new normal. And, as part of their digitalization journey, manufacturers now have a whole spectrum of modern tools to embrace. Greater …

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