Manufacturers are failing to effectively leverage data and analytics when it comes to supply chain planning and segmentation, according to new research from University of Warwick’s WMG and JDA Software Group.
For any growing business, it is important to ensure that the bare bones of the business are organised correctly and efficiently – this is to ensure that the business is operating at its full potential.
The uptake of new innovative automation technologies is becoming far more widespread. Andrew Hoyle, head of automation at third-party logistics and supply chain solutions provider, Wincanton, explains.
Specialist engineering firm, FPE Global has opened the doors to its new advanced test facility and manufacturing operation, with the aim of strengthening its services to a growing international customer base.
Working in the construction industry can be hugely expensive. Although the majority of construction jobs have expenses built into the budget so there is more than enough to cover expenses, it’s important for those running business in this industry to try and keep costs as low as possible.
Rockwell Automation has made significant performance gains in recent years. Productivity has grown by more than 4%, lead times for its manufactured goods have been cut in half and on-time deliveries are up to 98%.