manufacturing

Australian packaging manufacturer Visy is making big investments in technology to automate its factories, and maintains it will end up employing more people, thanks to its natural growth.  The privately-owned paper, package and recycling company is riding a wave of technological change that’s reshaping the manufacturing and logistics industries.   

Ford Motor Company is exploring how large-scale one-piece auto parts, like spoilers, could be 3D printed for prototyping and future production vehicles. The automaker involved in a pilot using the Stratasys Infinite Build 3D printer which is capable of printing automotive parts of practically any shape or length. The new

While digital marketing is more typically associated with consumer facing markets like retail and finance, marketing cloud provider Marketo says it is having increasing success in the manufacturing sector. In the first three quarters of 2016, 150 manufacturing customers around the world have chosen, expanded, or renewed their relationship with Marketo,

Cloud computing is helping manufacturers drive agility into their organisations by making plant floor connectivity easier and more affordable. That’s the finding of the 2016 Plex State of Manufacturing Technology study based on a survey of nearly 200 manufacturing organizations. Download the CMO of Tomorrow report produced by the Which-50 Intelligence Unit

Digital delivers a fourth wave of transformation to manufacturing says McKinsey & Company In the manufacturing sector they call it Industry 4.0. According to McKinsey & Company, it is a gathering force that needs to be monitored closely and will likely drive changes in company strategy. Indeed the message is

Digital delivers a fourth wave of transformation to manufacturing says McKinsey & Company In the manufacturing sector they call it Industry 4.0. According to McKinsey & Company, it is a gathering force that needs to be monitored closely and will likely drive changes in company strategy. Indeed the message is

Digital delivers a fourth wave of transformation to manufacturing says McKinsey & Company In the manufacturing sector they call it Industry 4.0. According to McKinsey & Company, it is a gathering force that needs to be monitored closely and will likely drive changes in company strategy. Indeed the message is

The recent IBM report called “Advancing Mobility: the new frontier of smarter transportation” is a useful overview of the state of the mobility industry. But it makes a fatal assertion: “Remember that the primary function of automotive companies is to make vehicles.” This assumption may well sink any broad-based car