Digital technologies promise economically viable mass customization, but only with the help of skilled people, both on the production line and in the design and engineering process.
To help facilitate successful U.S. sourcing manufacturers must:
• Bridge the gap between buyers and U.S. suppliers.
• Forge strategic relationships.
• Collaborate to solve design and production issues.
We'll soon be living in a world of smart, interconnected devices that will quickly change the nature of supply chains.