Articles by The Manufacturer
In October 2016, Atos and The Manufacturer teamed up for the second year in a row to bring together more than 20 decision-makers in Atos’ London office, to discuss four key industry challenges at the 'Transforming Manufacturing Embracing Digital' roundtable event.
When thinking of start-ups, the image of tanned Ivy League dropouts developing complicated pieces of software from their unconventional Californian workspaces often springs to mind. But the reality of launching a business – big or small – from scratch can be very different, as is often the case with those starting up manufacturing in the UK. Rita Lobo examines the challenges of taking the first steps in manufacturing.
One of the major issues we are facing in the 21st Century is the need for better ways to dispose of and/or recycle waste. Not only is waste hazardous to the health and wellbeing of humans and animals, but it is collecting at a rate that is almost impossible to dispose of. Landfills are full in many areas of the world and so waste is loaded on barges and sent off to sea.
If you’ve been running your own business for some time, you can easily get into the habit of using certain methods. Whether it is the suppliers that you use or your marketing strategy, if you are short of time or simply forget to schedule time in, it can get missed.