Articles by Nick Peters
It's easy to assume that large manufacturing companies have all the answers they need to whatever problems come their way. Not so!
Six years ago, Sanjeev Gupta stepped in where many brave business people have tried and failed. His mission? To make steel manufacturing in the UK profitable once again. And he is succeeding.
Modern British manufacturing is hailed around the world for its design and build quality. But so too are those parts of British manufacturing whose roots lie far in the past, and bear little or no relationship to the modern age.
The increasing influence of IT in what were traditionally operational areas of manufacturing has led some to question whether the distinction between OT and IT no longer exists.
The Manufacturer Top 100 is one of the most joyous projects in The Manufacturer’s calendar, celebrating the most inspiring individuals in UK manufacturing.
Culture, Cloud and Customers were the focus of a dinner hosted by The Manufacturer and supported by SAP for some of Britain’s top manufacturing executives.
A highlight of the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed was the sight of a 1965 Ford Mustang driving itself autonomously up the famed hill climb with the Duke of Richmond and a BBC TV crew in the back.
Smiths Group has been innovating from the dawn of the Industrial Revolution to the space race. Nick Peters sits down with its Head of Innovation, Keir Boxshall.
Despite all the effort put into persuading UK manufacturers of the virtues of adopting digital technologies, uptake is sluggish and resistance stubborn.
Innovate or Die! The Manufacturer's Editorial Director, Nick Peters, highlights the vital importance of innovation in UK manufacturing.