Eve of Disruption, Automakers are trying out all kinds of new business models, from rebranding themselves as mobility companies to partnering with obscure start-ups. Can they take it to the bank?...More
The IW US 500: Tech Tunes Up as Oil Slides. It wasn’t a knockout punch for the nation’s oil behemoths but there was plenty of pain in the oil patch even as the world’s leading tech firm pulled off another record year....More
The Annual Awards Issue --
Introducing the IndustryWeek Industry Excellence Awards
Rodney Brooks of Rethink Robotics, Jim & Anne Davis of New Balance and Bob Chapman of Barry-Wehmiller recognized for leadership in manufacturing.
The 2015 IW Best Plants Award winners represent our 26th class of high achievers. These ambassadors of manufacturing excellence aim high today and aspire to even better performances tomorrow....More
Leadership: PPG’s Team Player Takes His Place at the Top.
CEO Michael McGarry has a rich history with PPG, but his focus is on a future where the global manufacturer extends its lead in the coatings sector....More
IndustryWeek is expanding its coverage of Manufacturing Day 2016 into Manufacturing Month. We’ll continue to post stories about what companies and organizations across the country are doing to strengthen manufacturing.
Pankaj Shrivastava explains how information enables the Connected Enterprise to bridge the gap between manufacturing-level systems and enterprise systems - offering ease of use, lower total cost of ownership, and operations with improved security and safety.
A recent Deloitte survey, developed in collaboration with The Manufacturing Institute, was distributed to the more than 2,500 manufacturing hosts from last year's Manufacturing Day event found that 81% of student respondents are more convinced manufacturing provides careers that are both interesting and rewarding and 71% of student respondents are more likely to tell friends, family, parents or colleagues about manufacturing.