Industry 4.0

As disruption escalates in 2017, industry faces increasing pressure to transform in order to remain competitive.
by Edwin van Dijk
12:24pm
9.8.2017
Speed to data. That’s what it’s all about.
by Mark O' Sullivan
5:16pm
7.18.2017
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The advent of wireless power is a game-changer for manufacturing.
by Doug Stovall
12:06pm
6.22.2017
Inventory is often an industrial distributor's largest asset, so the person in charge of inventory management and purchasing is critical.
by Mark Tomalonis
11:52am
6.22.2017
Manufacturers expect investments in smart factories will drive a 27 percent increase in operational efficiency over the next five years.
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11:44am
6.22.2017
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At the end of the day, every manufacturer today needs to be prepared to respond quickly to market volatility.
by Ken Koenemann
11:42am
6.22.2017
We’ll begin to see the emergence of the co-economy, because the economy will simply be growing too fast and too large for any one company to do it all alone.
by Maciej Kranz
11:37am
6.22.2017
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Manufacturers are introducing more collaborative selling opportunities to engage customers well beyond the limits of traditional legacy systems.
by Mike Botta
12:58pm
6.8.2017
Many distributors are looking to learn what’s working well in the B2C environment and whether those same strategies can be incorporated into their operations.
by Mike Botta
12:34pm
6.8.2017
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in May, and the overall economy grew for the 96th consecutive month.
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@MBT_Jon
12:17pm
6.8.2017
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Even in well-run companies, anywhere from 20 to 30 percent of inventory is dead or obsolete.
by Eric Jensen
12:01pm
6.8.2017
Don’t reinvent the wheel; instead, learn from your IoT peers.
by Maciej Kranz
12:00pm
6.8.2017
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You don’t have to make a huge investment all at once to get many of the promised benefits of IIoT.
by Marissa Tucker
12:36pm
5.18.2017
Keeping these proven tips and best practices in mind will help take your CI strategy to new heights and achieve operational excellence.
by Gregory Newman
12:23pm
5.18.2017
Michael Wilson explains that while more online sales are inevitable, face-to-face meetings will still have their place.
by Michael Wilson
12:10pm
5.18.2017
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As your OT experts approach retirement age, make sure their practical knowledge doesn’t disappear when they leave the workforce.
by Maciej Kranz
12:04pm
5.18.2017
Today’s technology empowers pricing teams to shift their focus from satisfying basic price processing needs to more strategic activities.
by Peter Bloechle
11:18am
5.4.2017
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E-commerce is big business, and it relies on the right distribution channels and models in order to succeed.
by Patrick Foster
11:09am
5.4.2017
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in April, and the overall economy grew for the 95th consecutive month.
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10:55am
5.4.2017
In every industry, endeavor or activity, IoT will change how you operate and compete.
by Maciej Kranz
10:48am
5.4.2017
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Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector slowed modestly in March, according to the ISM's latest monthly survey of supply chain executives.
by The Associated Press
12:12pm
4.20.2017
Six features of a incentive program that will a distributor well on its way to improving sales tracking and strategies.
by Steve Damerow
12:09pm
4.20.2017
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Author Maciej Kranz discusses how blockchain opens up new possibilities for IoT.
by Maciej Kranz
11:42am
4.20.2017
Factors to consider as you plan your strategy for online communities and the ability for customers to makes purchases online.
by Mark Humphlett
11:25am
4.20.2017
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