Industry 4.0 is changing the rules of the road for manufacturers – but how can companies achieve a step change in performance using new technologies, while minimising the uncertainty of change and the associated financial risk?
The Manufacturer and workforce management company, Kronos UK, have launched a survey in order to assess the impact of fourth industrial revolution (4IR) technologies on the current and future' workforce.
The Brexit and Trump effect don’t look to have dented UK business optimism as manufacturing confidence has reached a 20-month high, according to the latest Business Trends Report by accountants and business advisers, BDO LLP.
Goods that are made in Britain are enjoying a revival with demand for locally-produced brands on the rise, according to a survey carried out by Make it British - an initiative dedicated to promoting, supporting and celebrating UK textiles and apparel manufacturing companies.
A UK-wide initiative to encourage more young people into manufacturing careers has announced a major milestone with the launch of a new website – MadeHereNow.com, containing a variety of content reflecting the dynamic, exciting nature of modern industry.