Lean Manufacturing Articles

How 4G/5G supports manufacturing digitalisation strategies

ABI Research & Nokia webinar on 27th October to cover research and analysis of over 1000 manufacturers on their digitalisation journeys with 4G & 5G


5 minutes with: Simon Michie, Pulsant CTO

Simon Michie, CTO at Pulsant, explains why edge computing will transform manufacturing operations, but success will depend on having partnerships in place

Apple’s Tim Cook is a trailblazer for American manufacturing

Apple’s Tim Cook is the world’s second highest paid CEO. “The US's manufacturing strategy should be to skate where the puck is going, not where it is”

Nissan’s £10m battery assembly line starts manufacturing

Nissan’s £10m battery assembly line has started manufacturing electric vehicle batteries, with a promise that staff will be continuously trained

Manufacturing news roundup: smart factories & supply chains

This week on Manufacturing Digital, we hear about additive manufacturing and its impact on the supply chain from LRQA & Nestlé & Ericsson’s 5G technology

Inteleos CIO Juan Sanchez on the craft of technology

Inteleos CIO Juan Sanchez on how post-COVID-19 IT workers are now the architects of IT, working to advance technology lifecycles & manufacturing techniques

Manufacturing news roundup: skills crisis & hybrid modelling

Manufacturing news roundup: Laurence Frantzis, New Street Consulting Group on the skills crisis & Gerardo Munoz, AspenTech, on hybrid modelling

Effective training offers solutions to the skills shortage

Rob Bright, Cloud Assess CEO, explains how training & assessment strategies could help retain a successful workforce in the manufacturing industry