In 2018, The Manufacturer produced more videos than any previous 12 month period, covering key questions including: how vulnerable is the sector to cyber-attack; how is digital tech having a positive impact of on staff, how to narrow the UK’s productivity gap, what does the future of employee engagement look like, and much more.
Growing numbers of manufacturing companies are successfully extracting, analysing, visualising their 'big data’ to generate tangible, business-enhancing insights. Read our top data stories to find out how.
Studies have shown that best in class businesses on the latest versions of their ERP report greater benefits as a result of their solution in a variety of key performance indicators, including on-time in full shipments, operational costs, inventory turns and schedule compliance*
If you’re a large or midsized manufacturer, chances are you’re already piloting new digital manufacturing technologies. As productivity pressure piles up and new solutions become available, it can be hard to know where to best focus your efforts.
The world of manufacturing is changing at such a pace that it can be hard to keep up with the available technology. Lighthouse Systems’ Martyn Gill offered a helping hand by outlining exactly what MES and the compelling reasons for adopting such a system.
With a heritage dating back to the 1840's, British Rototherm is a world-leader in the supply of industrial instrumentation and services. Jonny Williamson reports on the 170-year-old manufacturer with the heart of a start-up.