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Modern Manufacturing Trends - NetSuite style

Posted by Ray Ryan on Sep 28, 2016 10:15:00 AM

Not your Grandfather's Shop Floor

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This article from NetSuite looks carefully at the manufacturing industry and in particular looks at some of the trends that smarter, more modern manufacturers (NetSuite customers) have adopted.

These include:

  • Every product - not just your phone - is smart
  • Manufacturing is customised and closer to the customer
  • The shop floor is much cleaner and quieter
  • There is much more outsourcing in manufacturing

Manufacturing is evolving at a very fast pace and an industry that was was supposedly in decline as the world moved towards services, is back with a vengence. As the world of manufacturing speeds ahead towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution, legacy MRP simply will not cut it. Modern manufacturers in our fast paced, high-tech world need nimble, high-tech business systems to match. 

This article makes for interesting reading. Click below to download.

 Modern Manufacturing Trends Whitepaper - Blog

 

Topics: Manufacturing