A digital world order: the impact of technology on manufacturing
It is undeniable – the rules that govern the global economy are changing. Shortened product cycles, networked production sequences, volatile markets and scarcity of resources – these are only a few examples of the parameters that will shape the new market economy.
The changing manufacturing landscape is redefining the terms of success. To ensure that our companies flourish in this new environment and are posed to profitably and sustainably seize upon the opportunities it presents, it is essential that we make business decisions today with an eye towards factory automation and digital manufacturing.