Thanks to the internet, modern e-commerce has drastically altered the way manufacturers interact with their client’s during the sales process.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0 and 4IR are terms that are becoming commonplace in manufacturing. Now that these terms are accepted, a new wave of technical turns of phrase have been born.
Industry surveys have reported as much as 65% of manufacturers globally will be using a service-based selling model as opposed to product-based by 2020.
Treat data and information as you would any critical business asset: measure, document and manage essential attributes such as value, risk and cost.
Specialist distributor of aerospace-grade production consumables, Sil-Mid is set to unveil its latest innovation at one of the world’s largest MRO procurement expos next month.
Scottish firm, MacRebur Ltd, has recently launched a Kickstarter to help fund its project to use recycled plastic to fill potholes.
Which global industries have the highest investment in digital tools and how much are of their budget are they investing on these new business enablers?
The Manufacturer and Global Trade Review have revealed the shortlisted companies for this year’s prestigious UK Export Excellence Awards.
The UK’s small and medium-sized manufacturers are being urged to take part in the latest National Manufacturing Barometer to help shape future government policy, and highlight current trends and opportunities.
The Apprenticeship Levy, which came into force in April, obliges firms with wage bills in excess of £3m to pay 0.5% of that bill towards funding the creation of three-million new apprenticeships. It is not a popular measure, but Kate Maddison-Greenwell believes that if fully embraced, it can be beneficial for all.