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IoT and the Future of Consumer Products Manufacturing

Why revenue growth is IoT’s surprising side effect.

Of all that the Internet of Things (IoT) promises, manufacturers seem most focused on supply chain efficiency, and with good reason. Under constant pressure to reduce costs and get to market faster, but having limited ways to do so, IoT’s promise of faster, cheaper and better is alluring. Getting less attention in IoT discussions is […]

A Master Class on Thought Diversity

The people who don’t know what they don’t know can also change the world.

Our most vexing problems can leave us jaded. Whether it’s solving global hunger or getting medicine to impoverished communities, some might believe these humanitarian pursuits are more aspirational than achievable. Some 22,000 children die from poverty each day. Yet, Nelson Mandela famously insisted that these are solvable problems. “Like slavery and apartheid,” he said, “poverty […]

Disruption and Opportunity In The New Aftermarket

In times of great technological upheaval, optimizing a supply chain provides a competitive advantage to companies of all sizes.

We’re living in the age of disruption – and that is increasingly true for the automotive aftermarket. Technology is empowering customers to dictate more of their purchasing experience, and consumers are more educated than ever before about each and every step in a given supply chain. Like in other industries, automotive consumers expect to get […]