Manufacturing Matters

Category:  Digital transformation

Is the complexity and inefficiencies of regulations holding back manufacturing growth?

June 16, 2017

-by Erik Glavich the NAM’s Director of Legal and Regulatory Policy.  Regulatory compliance can be daunting to manufacturers, no matter their size.  Small, family-run shops or …

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Customer profile: Auricchio keeps in step with an evolving economy

June 15, 2017

– By Neil McGrath, Services Sales Lead UK & Benelux, at Avaap. The global manufacturing landscape is ever-changing, requiring companies to respond to increased competition, …

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Taking the plunge into digital technology: Are you a toe-dipper or belly-flopper?

June 7, 2017

With summer moving into full-swing, a poolside-perspective on entering new digital ventures seems timely—and fun. If you have ever spent a June afternoon watching the …

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Innovation in manufacturing from 3 expert perspectives

April 24, 2017

Infor and IndustryWeek recently hosted a panel discussion on the front-line issues surrounding innovation in manufacturing. Professionals from academia, solution development, and system design participated, …

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Reimagining the digital supply chain to support customer centricity

April 14, 2017

Given all the attention to the supply chain over the past two decades, one might think all available efficiencies have already been found. But in …

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Pharma productivity requires a systemic check-up

March 22, 2017

The pharmaceutical industry is anything but stable. While an aging population and emerging technologies offer an optimistic outlook, downward pressure on pricing and new competition …

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Start with low-hanging fruit: 4 ways smart technology improves manufacturing productivity

March 20, 2017

You’ve likely heard or read about the predictions stating smart, connected products, systems, and machinery will transform manufacturing. Sensor-based technology promises to bring seas of …

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Nationalism vs. globalization: Software supports agile response to changing manufacturing landscape

January 31, 2017

Here’s part 2 of a 2-part article looking at the impact of nationalism on US manufacturing. Read part 1.    In yesterday’s post, we looked at …

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2017 manufacturing predictions: IoT, 3D printing, virtual reality, Industry 4.0 will dominate

January 23, 2017

For reliable predictions of the technology changes coming for manufacturing, you have two choices: a crystal ball, or a discussion with front-line experts who work daily …

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Webinar recap: 17 predictions for manufacturing in 2017

January 20, 2017

Industry Week recently held a webinar, sponsored by Infor, titled “Manufacturing Flash Forward: 17 predictions for 2017 in 17 minutes.” We think you will find the …

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