2020 PLM Predictions

Manufacturers who can successfully launch new customer experiences before their competition will maintain market leadership, ward off new market entrants and earn well-deserved buzz. The latest product innovations are all about the customer: autonomous vehicles, cloud- and mobile-based features, over-the-air upgrades, new materials, AI-driven manufacturing.

Top Article of 2019 - Digital Transformation in the Industrial Sphere

Hyper customization, smaller batch runs, a shrinking labor pool, energy availability, and global competition are factors that are increasing in importance and are also pointing to a much-needed new direction that companies will need to take in order to remain relevant ...

Manufacturing Trends for 2020 according to Pricefx

In 2020, manufacturers are one tweet away from disaster. Those firms with a global footprint are particularly vulnerable in 2020. Gabriel Smith, the Chief Evangelist of Pricefx, insists to compete in 2020 (and beyond), manufacturers need to be prepared to react immediately to changing market conditions much quicker than the decade just ending.

Deloitte 2020 Manufacturing Outlook: The Keys to Weather the Storm

One of the trends we've identified is the interest by diversified industrial companies to streamline businesses and realign around key markets or customer segments to further drive results. We're seeing an increase in mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures as these companies recalibrate their capabilities.

What Does a Circular Economy Look Like in the Manufacturing Industry?

Embracing the circular economy means trading straight lines and dead ends in landfills for a true reduce-and-recycle mentality: one that lets far less material, energy and effort go to waste.

Corrosion Management is Not Rocket Science With Machine Learning

Corrosion management must move beyond its traditional maintenance strategies - corrective maintenance and periodic maintenance.

Propelling the Field of Small Sats Forward With 3d Printing and Windform® Composite Materials

Space industry has been revolutionized by the ever-increasing production and launch of small satellites. Additive manufacturing technologies not only helped this radical change to be fulfilled, but have itself reached new heights with the manufacture of structural component.

IoT for Small and Growing Manufacturing Firms

Operational benefits build efficiencies into the manufacturing process and strategic benefits build out new business models and revenue streams.

Should Manufacturers Use Water Reuse Practices?

Reusing water means using less which means lower bills every month. There's nothing wrong with that. Also, by using less water, you also get to reduce wastewater.

How Materialise Software Solutions Helped to Create the World's Largest Jet Engine

The 11-foot diameter engine contains six different 3D-printed parts, which includes the low-pressure turbine blades made from an alloy of titanium and aluminum at the Avio Aero Cameri plant in Italy.

Case Study on 3D Theme Park Animatronics

The combination of digital pipelines, 3D printing and scanning, and advances in machining have made everything we do more precise, more reliable, and more efficient.

How Manufacturers Can Pursue E-Commerce to Stay Ahead of the Competition

With the advent of e-commerce and the ease of creating a website, manufacturers can now skip the middleman, sell their own goods, and keep more of the profits.

Fast Growing Small Manufacturers Demand Cost-Effective Scalable Material Requirements Planning SaaS Solutions

Because many functional areas require access to needed data from operations, purchasing, and of course, the founder/owners, it is best to have a highly visual dashboard interface, so even unfamiliar MRP users can follow the operation.

Attracting New Manufacturing Owners

First time baby-boomer buyers have led the charge in purchasing manufacturing companies, winning the acquisition over private equity and strategic competition. Interestingly, many times these new manufacturing acquirers are from non-manufacturing sectors.

Scarcity of Attention: The Most Significant Marketing Challenge of Our Time

Manufacturers at a marketing crossroads discover the power of a simplified message, repeated relentlessly.

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