Reports

How to cut costs and time with custom solutions

Designing a new product is often an exciting experience for firms. Creating the new product can often by a very difficult process though, which often includes creating new, bespoke solutions. This can be a difficult process and incur large costs.

Finding an end to end solution, which encompasses d…

Five Steps to Successful Servitization

All manufacturing companies are transitioning to technology companies.

With shift comes a fundamental revenue shift. It is much less about increasing sales through products and much more about increasing profitability through better business outcomes for your customers from the services yo…

UK Leadership in Manufacturing: The Post-Revolutionary Debate

There has been a lot of talk about the Fourth Industrial Revolution, but what is it really like to be part of it? What have we all learned so far? How is this impacting what we do next?

On 1 November at the state-of-the-art Cisco Experience Centre, manufacturing leaders and influencers came together to …

Cost Savings And Business Benefits Enabled By ERP

Purchasing an ERP solution can be an extremely difficult investment to make to the board, fortunately this report has the ready made business case you need.

Whether it is buying a brand new solution or updating an existing one, it can be hard to explain the huge impact it can have across the whole busin…

The Manufacturer Opus 2017

Published by Hennik Research, in The Manufacturer Opus you will find some of the very best of UK manufacturing, companies large and small who time pride in the unremitting pursuit of excellence. This is a snapshot of the changing dynamic scene in the industry and is one of our man…

Connected and intelligent: Smarter manufacturing for SMEs

A lot has been made recently of the productivity gap the UK is currently experiencing. It is widely reported that the UK makes 27% and 31% less per hour than workers in France and Germany.

There is also concern that in the UK that the skills shortage is hampering industry and that the government needs to …

What is the right robot for your business?

With so much choice out in the market when it comes to automation it can be incredibly difficult to find the right automation solution for your business.

Whether it is your first machine, you’re adding to a portfolio of machines or your business is looking to purchase a row of machines, choosin…

The ERP Survival Guide for 2017

When it comes to choosing an ERP system there are hundreds of things to consider before choosing the perfect system, however choosing your ideal solution is just the first step of the journey.

There is implementation, training staff to understand the software and creating best practice to think ab…

How IoT can prevent costly manufacturing failures

Unexpected failure or performance erosion of production equipment can significantly impact manufacturers, but how can IoT help prevent this?

The power of the Internet of Things (IoT) in manufacturing is well documented in being able to deliver value by allowing firms to monitor the products the…

Digital Transformation in the Manufacturing Industry

Digital Transformation is a well-covered trend in manufacturing, but how ready is your organisation?

This report looks at the how manufacturers can take Digital Transformation from the initial ideas stage, through to a production ready set of technologies that add genuine value and capability …