June 22, 2017 11:37 am
In the face of a rapidly changing economy and business landscape, we’ll see the emergence of the co-economy — in which companies partner on co-innovation, co-development, co-support, co-marketing, co-training and more — because the economy will simply be growing too fast and too large for any one company to do it all alone.
June 22, 2017 12:06 pm
Ask manufacturing leaders what they’re aiming to accomplish, and the conversation inevitably reaches a familiar topic: reducing costs. From materials to equipment to maintenance, manufacturers are always on defense against variables that eat into profit margins. And that is why the advent of wireless power is a game-changer for manufacturing.
June 8, 2017 12:00 pm
Don’t reinvent the wheel; instead, learn from your IoT peers.
June 8, 2017 12:34 pm
Many distributors are looking to learn what’s working exceptionally well in the B2C environment and whether those same strategies can be incorporated into their operations to better compete in the market.
June 8, 2017 12:58 pm
Through the advent of new technologies, such as Cloud-based systems, manufacturers are introducing more collaborative, interactive selling opportunities to engage customers well beyond the limits of old, traditional legacy systems.
June 8, 2017 12:01 pm
Even in well-run companies, anywhere from 20 to 30 percent of inventory is dead or obsolete. There are many hidden costs to consider before determining the true cost of your dead inventory. Eric Jensen explains how ignorance about these costs of dead inventory place your business in peril.