For generations, manufacturers relied on personal interactions. Then COVID happened. Now, digitalisation is the name of the game, with data analytics, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, cyber security and ecommerce capabilities identified as the technologies tools to adopt. Salesforce is one company leading the way to support manufacturers’ digital transformation journey. But the problem is … Continue reading More than a CRM: How Salesforce drives agility, relevance and profitability for manufacturers.
Global manufacturing has been shaken by the pandemic. It’s not just the social distancing restrictions that have been placed on workplaces, which have forced them to operate in non-standard ways, the border closures and surge in demand for speciality goods (think toilet paper, hand sanitiser and PPE) laid bare just how vulnerable global supply chains … Continue reading Future-Proofing The Australian Manufacturing Industry Through Digital Transformation
This Thursday 24th September at 11am Simplus is hosting a webinar for senior leaders of Australian Manufacturing companies in partnership with IMCRC where we will explore the topic “how companies are adopting digital technologies to remain competitive”. In the 1960s, manufacturing equated to 30 per cent of the Australian economy. In 2020, it’s 5.5 per … Continue reading Manufacturing Revival: Is a new era of Industry 4.0 in Australian manufacturing upon us?
As the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) becomes ubiquitous, manufacturers still need to drive business and process improvement, but will now compete on their use of connectivity to enable individualised service. Manufacturers’ Monthly speaks with Kyle Hanagarne, executive vice president of Simplus Australia. The last wave of technological transformation to hit the manufacturing industry was … Continue reading Using data to drive sales