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Frederick Winslow Taylor: Hero of Scientific Management

Frederick Winslow Taylor is known as the Father of Scientific Management, which also came to be known as “Taylorism.” Taylor believed that it was the role and responsibility of manufacturing plant...
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2018 Predictions for Automotive Suppliers

The Global Trend Toward Banning Internal Combustion Engines and the Technologies that are Disrupting the Automotive Industry Disruption caused by several emerging trends had a major impact on automotive suppliers last year...
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U.S. Announces Tariffs – Why Supply Chain Design Tools May Not Be Enough

The United States president has announced significant tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium. Although there are several countries excluded, the exact impact of this decision on global supply chains is...
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Why the Manufacturing Sector Should Make Certifications an Important Selection Criteria for Cloud Service...

In a previous blog, we’ve already talked about why the manufacturing sector is increasingly moving business-critical applications to the cloud. Two of the biggest reasons: Manufacturers are focusing on what’s strategic....