The world is changing but what does this mean for the future of work? Pierfranceso Manenti, vice president - research, SCM World, explains.
Have you ever looked at your system and thought: “Upgrading our equipment is too expensive and likely to cause downtime. Let’s just keep it running.” Ultimately, you made a risk decision. While cyber security hasn’t been a critical risk factor until recently, it has quickly emerged as one of today’s biggest risks.
Human factors and ergonomics provide a scientific approach to prepare workers for an increasingly automated manufacturing environment. Dr Sarah Fletcher, lead, Manufacturing Group, Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors and head of Industrial Psychology and Human Factors Group at Cranfield University, reports.
Amid the rapid changes driving the current industrial revolution, Diego Tamburini, manufacturing industry strategist at Autodesk, explores what manufacturers need to do to successfully meet new market demand.
Technology has completely reshaped the way we lead our lives and online shopping is one of the many new habits we’ve willingly adopted.
A lot of businesses, small and big, still don’t maintain a strong online presence for a number of reasons. They may be reluctant to invest in a good online store. The process of creating an online store that works can be pretty daunting, especially for businesses who are not used to online commerce.
Manufacturing is on the brink of a paradigm shift as a range of disruptive technologies continue to emerge with the potential to transform business models and relationships between suppliers, producers and customers.
To reap the rewards of the fourth industrial revolution, SMEs must start investing in equipment and processes now. Stuart Moran discusses how to seize the day with Industry 4.0.
HSO, a leading provider of enterprise business solutions, explores the many different ways machine learning is helping to make manufacturing more agile and productive.
Manufacturing is entering a digital revolution that will fundamentally shift the way that businesses in the sector operate.