All posts filed under “Manufacturing

5 Benefits of Industry 4.0

The next phase in the digitization of manufacturing is Industry 4.0, a much higher level of automation and digitization in the supply chain and production line thanks to a combination of the Internet of Things (IoT), big data analytics, horizontal…

The VW Scandal: A Challenge to Germany

The disclosure of Volkswagen’s (VW) practice of concealing its real emissions data has become one of the most popular recent news headlines. Phrases like VW’s manipulation of emissions tests or pollution cheating scandal reflect a harsh media tone towards the…

A Slowdown in the UK Private Sector

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has announced that the growth of the British private sector slowed in the 3 months to September. Its survey has shown that the main reason for the slowdown is stagnation in the manufacturing sector….